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Old 07-03-2013, 12:20 PM   #1
carlitoco
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xrandr in slackware64 current


Hey my xrandr doesn't work right in slackware64 current.
xrandr shows:
Code:
Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1366 x 768, maximum 8192 x 8192
LVDS1 connected 1366x768+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 256mm x 144mm
   1366x768       60.0*+
   1024x768       60.0  
   800x600        60.3     56.2  
   640x480        59.9  
VGA1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
HDMI1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
DP1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
HDMI2 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
DP2 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
DP3 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)
if I plug in my external monitore (I used it already on slackware 14),
xradnr give.
Code:
bash-4.2# xrandr 
No protocol specified
Can't open display :0.0
If I unplug the monitor xrandr give the same "Can't open display", do you have any ideas to manage this?

thx c
 
Old 07-03-2013, 12:28 PM   #2
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You shouldn't be running xrandr as root, but as the user currently logged into X.

Adam
 
Old 07-31-2013, 05:00 AM   #3
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Thank you ! lol ; )
 
  


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