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Month: August 2017

Re: [trinity-users] Thinkpad 200s, dual screens, setup

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@...>
Date: Wed, 2 Aug 2017 05:04:36 -0400
Uwe Brauer composed on 2017-08-02 08:18 (UTC):

> I am using a Thinkpad X200s with a Intel Graphic card which supports
> dual screens. I have installed first Kubuntu 14.04 and then trinity on
> top of that (I know this approach is not recommended. It would have been
> better to use the trinity Live CD, but I don't want to reinstall
> everything).

> Now I found out about dspdfviewer which allows (for beamer latex
> generated pdf) to show the transparencies in two screens.

> I tried that out with my laptop being connected to a external LCD
> screen, however my laptop screen only was cloned and the dspdfviewer
> developers told me to try out extended desktop mode.

> I looked up a bit the trinity kontrol center but could not find anything
> relevant.

> So a pointer would be very well come. I would not mind a link to a
> command tool such as xrand (which was recommended to me as well).

If Trinity Control Center's peripherals display size & orientation screen's
select list of settings for screen doesn't allow other than screen 1, then
install arandr from Ubuntu's standard repos and try it.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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