Re: [dev] dwm classic multihead support?

From: Anselm R Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 2 Jul 2009 17:40:05 +0100

2009/7/2 Jukka Salmi <>:
> Anselm R Garbe --> dwm mail list <> (2009-07-02 16:53:20 +0100):
>> are you aware of anyone still using a classic multihead setup? (No Xinerama)
> I am (finally got mga(4) to work in a dual head setup on NetBSD/i386 5.0
> with native Xorg...).  I've never used Xinerama on this system but it's
> probably not what I want since the two monitors connected to it have
> different sizes and resolutions.
>> I wonder if it'd be worth the effort to support that as well, since we
>> got the Monitor structure now in dwm.
> I didn't follow the recent dwm changes, but I'll try to catch up in the
> next few days.  If it's not too much effort I'd welcome dwm support for
> multihead setups.

I think it's just a matter of 30 LOC or so to achieve classic
multihead support with the current state.

Nice to see you back btw!

Kind regards,
Received on Thu Jul 02 2009 - 16:40:05 UTC

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