Bug#236197: Adding to the information available
On Fri, 2004-05-28 at 04:50 -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 09:36:46PM +0100, Tony Whitmore wrote:
> > Just to say that I experienced this problem with my Radeon 7500 DVI/CRT
> > dual head card. I rebooted my box last weekend after 115 days uptime -
> > during which X was upgraded. After reboot, instead of producing a
> > separate display on each monitor, the same display was duplicated on
> > both. I had made no other changes to the configuration files for X in
> > the meantime.
> > Adding the 'Option "MonitorLayout" "CRT,CRT"' string to both device
> > sections as suggested worked, however, and I now have normal
> > functionality restored.
> I'm afraid I don't know enough about the Radeon driver to say whether
> this is a driver bug or not. Is the card being diddled in a way the
> driver cannot detect or work around?
Impossible to tell without seeing the X server log.
Earthling Michel Dänzer | Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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