FreeBSD 8 / amd64 / Xorg / nvidia GeForce 5200

Tim Gustafson tjg at
Mon Mar 29 16:21:12 UTC 2010

> Did you try xrandr?  It should report multiple heads (run the command
> without arguments). You can then enable the second monitor using
> something like: xrandr --output DVI1 --auto

xrandr only saw one head.


I just ordered a more modern nVidia card that is supported by the current driver.  :)

Tim Gustafson
Baskin School of Engineering
UC Santa Cruz
tjg at

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