[mythtv] improving quality of capture/playback - with two video cards
Fri, 6 Dec 2002 15:35:43 -0500
On Fri, Dec 06, 2002 at 07:50:06PM +0000, Mr. Adam ALLEN wrote:
> I've put two cards in my more powerful box, with two monitors attached.
> I'm having trouble finding documents on configuring the two cards. I'm
> imagining that each video card would run it's own X-Server.
There are many possible configurations. You could run two completely
separate X servers, one per card. You could run one X server with two
"screens" (this is called multi-head). Or, you could run one X server and
combine the two displays into one virtual "screen" (this is called
> I don't understand how the keyboard would work....
If you run a single X server, everything works as you would expect. If you
run two, I'm not sure, as I've only used a multi-X-server configuration with
a single display adapter.