Multimonitor screen

Brion Vibber
Thu Mar 27 23:33:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, 2003-03-27 at 13:35, Lester Caine wrote:
> If I use -multiwindow or -multimonitor nothing starts, is 
> there anything to add to those to get a window to open?
> I have seen some notes that they have not been documented yet.

I use:
start XWin -multiplemonitors -multiwindow -dpi 100 -clipboard

This runs fine on my machine (Win2k, Matrox G450).

Note that with 4.2.0-25 at least, the release notes say "-multimonitor"
but the option is really "-multiplemonitors".

-- brion vibber (brion @
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