Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 513524
[Fedora 11] When using TigerVNC connecting to a system with Dual head second display is cut off
Last modified: 2013-04-30 19:43:45 EDT
Description of problem:
I use my laptop to connect to my desktop at work. I have both F9 and F11 installed. On my desktop I have a Dual Head setup. When I use TigerVNC in F11 to connect to my desktop the video on the second monitor is cut in half.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
The video for the second display is cut in half
Full video for both heads
After discussion temporary workaround is to use the "vinagre" VNC client.
I notice that it is an issue with Fedora12. One thing I notice is it only happens if you start vnc with the FullScreen=1 option.
Is this related: I just updated my laptop to F12, and started using a dual monitor setup (side-by-side, NOT mirrored) with more regularity. What I notice is that when I switch to fullscreen, tigervnc client takes over both displays, and plants itself half on one and half on the other.
This is especially annoying because I really like having the use of the ctrl and alt keys, and it seems the only way to get that is to switch to fullscreen.
I have exactly the same issue as comment 4 with a laptop+external screen running F13
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