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Old 05-23-11, 03:33 PM   #4
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Lightbulb Re: Zotac GeForce GTX 460 3dp in triple head setup

Originally Posted by JaXXoN View Post
You could try to disable Xinerama and add the following lines in the screen sections:[...]
Maybe this doesn't work OOTB, but should give you a rough idea
which options to touch.
Magnificant, Bernhard, combined with the driver update, it does exactly what I wanted to archive.

Thank you very much.

Originally Posted by JaXXoN View Post
BTW.: seems like nvidia now supports display port daisy chaining, because
otherwise it would make me wonder how you could successfully use three
displays with a single GPU without deploying a TH2G. Could somebody
please enlighten me? :-)
Me, too, please.

It looks like I'm lucky, since all I need is changing the graphic card and add a monitor to the dual head setups.. The systems in question have µATX boards, hence a single PCI-E 16 slot only..

For what it worth, the named graphics card is able to drive 3 monitors the way I wanted, and Google Earth doesn't crash anymore. According to KDE (3!) flux screeen saver, all screens are 3D accelerated, and the unlock dialog isn't drawn between the 2nd and 3rd screen ;-).

Cool stuff,
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