Description of problem:
In the use case where neither Xrandr nor Xinerama is used, but multiple qxl-vga cards are used the agent does not know how to detect screen sizes.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a VM with multiple qxl cards
2. Run X without Xinerama or Xrandr
3. Connect through spice
spice-vdagent will not be able to detect screen sizes which will result in a virtual tablet with incorrect sizing.
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Fixed upstream with this comit:
Created attachment 734115 [details]
Here is an example xorg.conf for testing this, this assumes a RHEL-6 vm with 3 qxl devices, note the pci addresses in the config file likely need to be updated for your specific vm setup.
This is fixed in spice-vdagent-0.14.0-1.el6 moving to MODIFIED,
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.