Re: [dwm] dwm and dualhead

From: Don Stewart <>
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2008 09:10:58 -0800

> Hiho,
> On Wed, Dec 10, 2008 at 06:05:23PM +0100, Johannes Wegener wrote:
> > Hi,
> > is there anybody who has experience with dwm and dualhead setups? I
> > tried to use dwm with a xrandr dualhead but it seemed quite useless becouse I
> > could just drag floating windows into the second screen. Xinerama seems
> people on this list seemed to have convinced themselves that this is a
> good thing to do in any way or form. (It's not.)
> > no more supported by xorg 7.4 and the intel driver.
> I just ran into this about a week ago. Dammit.
> > So my question are do you plan to put xrandr support into dwm? or has
> > anybody a hack/workaround for that problem?
> It's called 'awesome', a fork of dwm that has proper xrandr support...
> and drops every other advantage of dwm, has completely ridiculous
> dependencies (including nonstandard make), theme support and ugly
> graphics all over the place.

'awesome' is not the only option (and yes, I agree, their deps are now ridculous).

-- Don
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