[rescue] 670MP windfall in the surplus diving frenzy today.....
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Wed Jun 20 22:50:26 CDT 2001
On June 20, Joshua D. Boyd wrote:
> I'd like to point out that XFree can do it the classic way, ans also the
> windows way. You use xinerama for the new way. I'm told that xinerama
> also works with the Sun X server (the one with modern solaris, not
> whatever one the old NetBSD machines use).
Excellent!! Now THAT is some nice functionality.
Though hearing "modern solaris" and "old netbsd" does give me a
chuckle. But their insistence on sticking with X11R3 for
political/licensing/other-nontechnical-bullshit reasons is truly
absurd. I remember upgrading to X11R4 for the HUGE performance
benefits when my main desktop (deskside?) machine was a MicroVAX-II
more than TEN YEARS AGO. Sheesh!
Xinerama seems like really nice stuff. Is it stable?
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