Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 590938
gnome-display-properties does not save monitor position after screen blanking
Last modified: 2016-10-04 00:29:54 EDT
Description of problem:
Configured 2 monitors:
Left - Samsung 204t 1600x1200, 4:3 ratio, DVI connector
Right - Samsung 2443 1920x1200, 16:9 ratio, VGA connector
Configured monitors as above using gnome-display-properties
Power Management is set to put the displays to sleep after 30 min of inactivity
When I wake the screens up, the monitors are swapped. I can continue to use gnome-display-properties to reset the left/right monitor selection.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. configure display with left/right selection
2. monitors go to sleep
3. wake up monitor and monitor positions are swapped
monitor positions are swapped
monitor preferences to be honoured after monitor wakeup
When connecting a VGA and DVI (TDMS) configuration to dual monitor, VGA defaults to left monitor position.
Motherboard: Intel DG35ECBIOS Information
Vendor: Intel Corp.
Release Date: 07/31/2009
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6600 @ 2.40GHz stepping 06
Linux agpgart interface v0.103
agpgart-intel 0000:00:00.0: Intel G35 Chipset
agpgart-intel 0000:00:00.0: detected 7676K stolen memory
agpgart-intel 0000:00:00.0: AGP aperture is 256M @ 0xd0000000
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