Anyone using two monitors as extended desktop under FreeBSD??
wblock at wonkity.com
Tue Sep 29 23:40:08 UTC 2009
On Tue, 29 Sep 2009, Adam Vande More wrote:
>> That looks like a simple splitter that will just send the same signal
>> to both monitors. They would both display the same image, not an
>> extended desktop.
> That's what I thought too prior to hooking it up and trying it. Since
> then, I found DVI is able to detect separate output devices and send
> the appropriate signal to each device.
Interesting. The DVI pinout shows that it has two sets of digital
signals, so this cable probably just splits them out to a connector each
for link 1 and link 2.
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
More information about the freebsd-questions