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Old 05-26-2009, 09:42 PM   #1
sirusx69
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Ubuntu Dual monitor with 4870?


Hello there, I'm fed up with Windows so I switched over to Ubuntu. I'm trying to get my original setup with my dual 22" monitors but for some reason when I enable them in Ubuntu I get the following problems...

1) If i move the mouse from left to right, it will get stuck on the right monitor and I am unable to move it back to the left monitor

2) Opening the displays manager in Ubuntu causes the OS to run extremely slow as if i was running at 100% cpu.

What am I doing wrong, or better yet, is there a more suitable Linux distro for ATI drivers/Gaming with Wine?
 
Old 05-28-2009, 10:46 PM   #2
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Are you using the ati drivers? Have you researched dual monitor configs? What does you xorg look like, please post it.
 
  


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