[mythtv-users] Dual display of Mythfrontend(differentresolutions)?

Brad Fuller bradallenfuller at gmail.com
Thu Apr 15 05:11:18 UTC 2010

On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 20:15, Jean-Yves Avenard <jyavenard at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> On 15 April 2010 12:55,  <cat5 at catfive.org> wrote:
>> Interesting, do you see all three concurrently (from what you say it seems you do), and if so, how is each connected?
>> Maybe CRT via VGA, DFP-0 via DVI and the third? (Perhaps component??)
>> Which model of GeForce 8600 GT?
> This 8600GT has a dual DVI output plus a SVHS connector for composite out...
> This PC also has a PCI 6200GT card ...
> I never see all at the same time as the screens are in different rooms
> ; all connected to that same PC.
> The same xorg.conf file can drive as many video cards as you have in
> your PC ; without the need to reboot or anything like that.
> I'm surprised reading here of all the issues people have been having.

It can be a bit tricky to set up, but once it is it works pretty well.

As I mentioned, I had a MX4400 with one output connected to a CRT at
1280 and the other to a TV using the composite out. Both displays
worked simultaneously.

Brad Fuller
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