MikeGreenly

Differences between revisions 18 and 20 (spanning 2 versions)
Revision 18 as of 2007-12-15 23:20:00
Size: 2330
Editor: 63
Comment:
Revision 20 as of 2008-04-13 20:40:06
Size: 479
Editor: 63
Comment:
Deletions are marked like this. Additions are marked like this.
Line 2: Line 2:
I'm a long time Linux user and former software engineer who still tries to find time to write code when I can. I'm a long time Linux user and programmer, formerly I was primarily a Debian user but switched to Ubuntu shortly after the initial release. I've provided a few links below to places I hang out more often.
Line 4: Line 4:
== My Projects ==
Any code I've published you should be able to find on my [https://code.launchpad.net/~mgreenly/ Launchpad] page.
== My Blog ==
[http://blog.michaelgreenly.com]
Line 7: Line 7:
== My Laptop ==
I purchased a new Dell Latitude D830 in June of 2007. I started a page for it over at ["LaptopTestingTeam/DellLatitudeD830"].
== My Code ==
 * [https://launchpad.net/~mgreenly]
 * [http://github.com/mgreenly/]
Line 10: Line 11:
=== Dual Head Configuration ===
Below is my X11/xorg.conf script, it works as expected with xrandr. You'll notice I have the Intel graphics adapter and the WXGA (1280x800) attached LCD. I use this laptop with an external 1280x1024 monitor. This creates a max virutal screen of 2560x1024.

{{{
Section "Files"
EndSection

Section "Module"
 Load "glx"
 Load "GLcore"
 Load "v4l"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
 Identifier "Generic Keyboard"
 Driver "kbd"
 Option "CoreKeyboard"
 Option "XkbRules" "xorg"
 Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
 Option "XkbLayout" "us"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
 Identifier "Configured Mouse"
 Driver "mouse"
 Option "CorePointer"
 Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
 Option "Protocol" "ImPS/2"
 Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
 Option "Emulate3Buttons" "true"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
 Identifier "Synaptics Touchpad"
 Driver "synaptics"
 Option "SendCoreEvents" "true"
 Option "Device" "/dev/psaux"
 Option "Protocol" "auto-dev"
 Option "HorizEdgeScroll" "0"
EndSection

Section "Device"
 Identifier "Intel GMA X3100"
 Busid "PCI:0:2:0"
 Driver "intel"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
 Identifier "Default Screen"
 Device "Intel GMA X3100"
 SubSection "Display"
   Virtual 2560 1024
 EndSubSection
EndSection

Section "ServerLayout"
 Identifier "Default Layout"
 Screen "Default Screen"
 InputDevice "Generic Keyboard"
 InputDevice "Configured Mouse"
 InputDevice "Synaptics Touchpad"
EndSection

Section "ServerFlags"
EndSection
}}}

=== xrandr script ===
I use this script to configure my display. ''it requires ruby to be installed''
{{{
#!/usr/bin/env ruby
if %x{xrandr} =~ /TMDS-1 connected/
  %x{xrandr --output TMDS-1 --mode 1280x1024}
  %x{xrandr --output LVDS --mode 1280x800 --left-of TMDS-1}
else
  %x{xrandr --output LVDS --mode 1280x800}
end
}}}
== Other Pages ==
["LaptopTestingTeam/DellLatitudeD830"].
Line 91: Line 15:
mgreenly@gmail.com [mailto://mgreenly@gmail.com]

About Me

I'm a long time Linux user and programmer, formerly I was primarily a Debian user but switched to Ubuntu shortly after the initial release. I've provided a few links below to places I hang out more often.

My Blog

[http://blog.michaelgreenly.com]

My Code

Other Pages

["LaptopTestingTeam/DellLatitudeD830"].

Contact Info

[mailto://mgreenly@gmail.com]

MikeGreenly (last edited 2008-08-06 16:32:06 by localhost)