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Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#1008 assigned task

add fakexrandr switch

Reported by: Antoine Martin Owned by: Antoine Martin
Priority: major Milestone: future
Component: server Version: 0.15.x
Keywords: Cc:

Description (last modified by Antoine Martin)

Until we have a better dummy driver, see #56 and MST Monitors (see under "current status"), in order to better support applications that try to query the X11 XRandR screen settings directly, we should preload our own hacked copy of the shared library (in exactly the same way that we override wiki/FakeXinerama), then we can:

Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by Antoine Martin

Description: modified (diff)
Status: newassigned

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by Antoine Martin

Description: modified (diff)

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by Antoine Martin

Looks like we may be able to use this: fakexrandr.
It will need some tweaks to support multiple displays instead of assuming there can only be one (same change already applied to wiki/FakeXinerama).
It uses an undocumented binary format for its configuration file (yuk).

comment:4 Changed 3 years ago by Antoine Martin

Milestone: 0.171.0

Re-scheduling.

comment:5 Changed 3 years ago by Antoine Martin

Milestone: 1.01.1

Milestone renamed

comment:6 Changed 3 years ago by Antoine Martin

Milestone: 1.12.0

Milestone renamed

comment:7 Changed 3 years ago by Antoine Martin

Milestone: 2.0future

#56 is a better solution

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