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Linux Journal: ULB 2004 Video Follow-Up

Jul 29, 2004, 11:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Cosmo King)

"The configuration necessary for getting all four displays to work in this year's Ultimate Linux Box may have been common sense for any X config or ATI guru, but I had to do a bit of hacking to get it all working. The autodetected multihead from FC2 had two device sections, referencing the two PCI IDs given by the video card. These did multihead fine, but the sub-device or second and fourth video outputs simply were clones of the first and third.

"I had to create additional device entries for the sub-devices, and apply a fixed Screen entry for all of the device entries..."

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