[OLPC-AU] Sugar Mirrored on Dual Monitors
prh at mulawa.net
Tue Oct 26 06:43:22 EDT 2010
And G'day James!
Chose to try patching Sugar  just for the experience - worked like a charm.
Thank you for your detailed answer.
Still a bit of a pain having to run that xrandr command every time I start
At 04:15 PM 26/10/2010, James Cameron wrote:
>Your problem is that the Sugar desktop does not respond to the change of
>screen size, and as a result the activity ring in the home view is not
>redrawn with new dimensions.
>This was a known problem  in Sugar 0.88, which you are using ... as
>it is what SoaS Mirabelle (v3) is based upon .
>You should seek a later build than SoaS v3. The release schedule says
>it should be released tomorrow  but I've no clue how well it is
>tracking. The sugar-devel mailing list might be able to help. The
>question becomes "When will SoaS v4 be ready? I need a fix that is in
>Alternatively, if you wish to try to fix the problem yourself, the
>code change  seems straightforward ... if you know how to apply patches
>mechanically to source code using the patch program. The sugar-session
>process would need to be restarted after the change, and if you get the
>change wrong it won't start up again.
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