Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 971206
Last modified: 2014-02-05 16:41:44 EST
Description of problem:
Cannot organise 2 displays as I like. I have laptop with an extra display on the left. I want laptop display set as the xy coordinate 0,0 with extra display at xy -1920, -311.
KDE Display Settings resets the coords of laptop screen from 0,0 to 1920, 311, meaning all apps open on my far left. Drives me nuts.
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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open KDE Display Settings
2.Adjust Absolute coord settings for 2nd screen to negative values
3.Disp Setts resets coords for both screens
IIRC negative coordinates are not supported, not even with KScreen.
You can somewhere configure which screen you want new windows to appear on (1st, 2nd, where mouse cursor is, etc). The default behavior is to appear on primary screen, I think, so as a last resort, you can set your other screen to be primary.
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