Re: [dev] [dwm] Incorrect resolution when turning on dual monitors

From: Hiltjo Posthuma <>
Date: Sat, 7 May 2022 18:13:20 +0200

On Fri, May 06, 2022 at 10:27:32PM -0400, Christopher Brown wrote:
> Hello,
> I have been intermittently encountering an issue where dwm messes up
> my monitor resolutions when powering on my two monitors. Frequently,
> both screens will be combined on one monitor while the other monitor
> does not receive input. The "Two independent outputs" section of the
> multi monitor dwm documentation seems to describe what I am
> experiencing. I tried using the xrandr options it mentions, but I will
> still sometimes encounter the issue. Does anyone know how to prevent
> this from happening?
> Thank you,
> Christopher

Hi Christopher,

Do you run the latest git version?

Can you try the commit
or if you run the git version revert the commit and see if it solves the issue?

Kind regards,
Received on Sat May 07 2022 - 18:13:20 CEST

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