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Changes between Version 24 and Version 25 of Xdummy


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Timestamp:
11/13/15 03:48:46 (5 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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    v24 v25  
    1414In the context of Xpra, Xdummy allows us to use a better, more up to date X11 display server, one that supports more extensions, especially the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RandR RandR] and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GLX GLX] extensions (it may also be faster for some X11 operations - though not all, see [/attachment/wiki/Xdummy/Xvfb-vs-Xorg-x11perf.txt Xvfb-vs-Xorg x11perf]).
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    16 For many display bugs (ie: #1, #2) this is the only workable solution: it allows Xpra to resize the virtual display to match the client's resolution so as to prevent windows and menus from overflowing beyond the edge of the screen. (see also [/wiki/FakeXinerama fake Xinerama])
     16For many display bugs (ie: #1, #2) or features (ie: [/wiki/DPI]) this is the only workable solution: it allows Xpra to resize the virtual display to match the client's resolution so as to prevent windows and menus from overflowing beyond the edge of the screen. (see also [/wiki/FakeXinerama fake Xinerama])
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