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hephooey 10-03-10 06:30 AM

[Feature Request] Cleanup metamodes when display changes
I report the bug that I cannot use nvidia-settings to change twinview after disconnect a LCD at vga and connect another at displayport here:
After reading
it seems when the old display is no longer connected, I cannot remove metamodes associated to it. I think this could be handled automatically in nvidia drivers: remove all the dynamic metamodes associated to a display before remove the display, or simply clear all the dynamic metamodes whenever the display configuration is changed. Then at least the users will have the chance to use nvidia-settings to setup the system again instead of restart X.

hephooey 10-03-10 07:03 AM

Re: [Feature Request] Cleanup metamodes when display changes
Of course, another obvious solution is to support RandR 1.2+ ;)

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