Bug 476643 - The background image is stretched on dual-head machine
The background image is stretched on dual-head machine
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-settings-daemon (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bastien Nocera
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-12-16 07:43 EST by David Tardon
Modified: 2009-12-18 02:18 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 02:18:36 EST
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xorg.conf (1.26 KB, text/plain)
2008-12-16 07:43 EST, David Tardon
no flags Details
Screenshot of the desktop (2.20 MB, image/png)
2008-12-16 07:46 EST, David Tardon
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Description David Tardon 2008-12-16 07:43:34 EST
Created attachment 327094 [details]

Description of problem:
When you run gnome on dual-head machine, where the monitors are configured as one virtual screen using RandR, the background image is weirdly stretched.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have dual-head graphic card and two monitors.
2. Use the attached xorg.conf (or some variation of that).
3. Start gnome.
Actual results:
The background image is stretched.

Expected results:
The background image is not stretched.

Additional info:
Comment 1 David Tardon 2008-12-16 07:46:58 EST
Created attachment 327096 [details]
Screenshot of the desktop
Comment 2 Bastien Nocera 2009-05-07 22:38:05 EDT
Which "style" is selected in the background preferences? I believe the default is probably stretch, which doesn't work well with widescreen/dual screen setups.
Comment 3 David Tardon 2009-05-09 11:03:13 EDT
I'm sorry, don't run F-10 anymore. However, if I remember well, it was the same problem even with brand new user account, therefore with default settings.
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