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Old 08-31-04, 07:21 AM   #3
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Default Re: Dual-head with TwinView but need fullscreen for games

This is a known problem; it has to do with the way that the SDL library interprets the twin-view information.

I work around the problem by hitting Ctrl-Alt-Minus to switch to a non-twin view mode prior to starting any games in full screen mode. Its a bit irratating, but it works.

When I get a driver that is stable on the NForce2 and GeForce6800U, I'll have a go at fixing the SDL libary; however, a just barely stable system doesn't make me keen to start messing with this stuff - what would I be debugging? The driver? SDL? Who knows!

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