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Re: intel driver and dual screen

On Wed, 2008-01-16 at 09:37 -0600, Jeffrey Ollie wrote:
> On 1/16/08, Jonathan Underwood <jonathan underwood gmail com> wrote:
> >
> > There's a nice utility in development to give a nice shiny GUI for these things:
> >
> > http://albertomilone.com/urandr.html
> Unfortunately this utility seems very Debian/Ubuntu specific - for
> example there's some code that shells out to dpkg and apt-get.  Plus I
> see some rather dubious code...  First of all, it seems to want to run
> as root, which shouldn't be necessary to use XRandR.  Second, code
> like this:
>         self.command = 'sudo rm -R '
>         self.remove(files, verb)
> seems to be begging to be exploited.  I think that I'm staying far
> away from this code...

We are working on this for F9:

Admittedly, we have not been very good at keeping that page updated,
but Soeren hopes that we'll be able to land this in rawhide shortly
after test1. Is that still correct, Soeren ?


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