>> * * > How are you guys getting your laptops to do VGA output? *My system
>> * * > functions fine without an xorg.conf right now. *Do I need to create
>> * * > one if I want VGA output?
>> * * >
>> * * > - Grant
>> * * Actually it works great after a reboot. *Is there a better method for
>> * * switching VGA output on and off than plug/unplug + reboot?
>> Depending on the driver you are dealing with, regular old xrandr from
>> the command-line should do the trick (or a wrapper app like krandrtray
>> that Nikos suggested)
>> James (A) *
> I use xrandr and do have an xorg.conf; some info I used in the past
> Typically I use my laptop on a port replicator attached to a VGA.
> I use windowmaker; after a switch from laptop monitor to vga or
> vice-versa, I need to restart wm; all through the command-line.
Thanks everyone. Do these apps allow you to connect and disconnect a
monitor without restarting X? I'm not sure how that would work
because my laptop screen's aspect ratio is resized based on that of