Why EDID is not trustworthy for DPI

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Thu Oct 6 15:41:47 UTC 2011

On Thu, Oct 06, 2011 at 05:33:48PM +0200, Nicolas Mailhot wrote:
> Le Jeu 6 octobre 2011 17:18, Matthew Garrett a écrit :
> > The heuristic isn't the problem. The problem is that we have no
> > technology that allows us to handle the complicated case of multiple
> > displays, and solving it purely for the simple case makes the
> > complicated case *worse*.
> How does it make it worse? The heuristic does not solve the complicated case
> *at all*. How does removing it could possibly make it worse?

What heuristic?

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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