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Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of FakeXinerama


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Timestamp:
02/01/14 12:53:18 (6 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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  • FakeXinerama

    v2 v3  
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    40 To use it without Xpra, simply use:
     40To use it without Xpra, simply run:
    4141{{{
    4242LD_PRELOAD=/path/to/libfakeXinerama.so.1 your-x11-client-application
     
    4848== Caveats ==
    4949
     50The {{{LD_PRELOAD}}} trick only tells the application how to query for Xinerama screen information, it does not and cannot tell the application when it should refresh this data. Unfortunately, this means that many applications will only query this data once and cache the results.
    5051
    51 
     52This means that you MUST connect your client (which will cause the Xpra server to generate a suitable fake xinerama configuration file) BEFORE starting the X11 client application that will use fake Xinerama..
    5253}}}
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