notebook / multiple visual displays - Fn-Video_cycle button

David Timms dtimms at
Sun Mar 30 12:57:37 UTC 2008

Bastien Nocera wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-03-30 at 00:05 +1100, David Timms wrote:
>> OK, on F8, xrandr --verbose --auto does [x it to x] turn clone of the vga OP 
>> connector on off depending on whether it is plugged in.
>> How would I tie that command to Fn-F4 ?
> By hand:
Is it a possibility that this can just work for every notebook ?
Is it a reasonable goal ?

Pressing the monitor cycle key combo didn't seem to cause any 
/var/log/messages indications when I tried other keys on this notebook 
{Keymap Quirk Debugger}

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