On 12/09/16 23:11, Ian Pilcher wrote:
On 12/08/2016 03:54 PM, Ed Greshko wrote:
> The situation is this.... I have a dual monitor setup. One on HDMI the other on
> Once in a while the monitor on DP won't restore have being switched off by the
> Savings" settings. There are several ways I've found to get it back.
> 1. Disconnect/reconnect the cable.
> 2. Logout/Login
> 3. Disable/Enable the monitor in "System Settings". But this turns out to
> process since at one point the monitors will combine in the display and I need to
> them apart otherwise I just get a duplicate monitors. Not a big deal....just a
> So, can anyone take a stab at what a command line entry would be for option #3
I suppose I knew that was going to be the answer. And I suppose it is a good exercise to
have figured out the needed commands.
Now, all I need to figure out is why issuing these commands....
xrandr --output DP-1 --off
xrandr --output DP-1 --right-of HDMI-0 --auto
causes any of my running apps to lose the ability to play sound until they are restarted.
You're Welcome Zachary Quinto