It has a QCheckBox (added in .ui) to decide the actual behavior (it's literally the same code in an else) or individual for each monitor. Caching and adding preferences could be done later. Its like the first login is special somehow. app indicators) in Plasma, and we hope that has enough momentum for other projects to follow. If you don't care too much about clean uninstall you may follow our instructions to build from the sources. When lxqt-config-monitor does not get run at all the two monitors do get set up in extended view nevertheless and the faulty handling of the wallpaper can be seen as well. Is there anything that I can supply to make this bug easier to solve? lxqt-panel seems to always represent the correct ones unless there are multiple of both. Problems with remote folders are fixed. E-Mail: Trojitá. I will take a look at it when I touch the cache, that would need new definitions and code. Hi, I don't remember seeing heavy CPU usage during the problem, but I do often hit against RAM limitations since I'm a bit of a tab-aholic in firefox and keep thunderbird running all the time while I run blender, google earth, libre-office or other things. The only thing about is: It will cause more work for us, because we should really review such contributions carefully - and maybe help with the implementation. Access to the massive Arch User Repository (AUR) What doesn’t work so well with Ubuntu-based distributions is managing Personal Package Archives (PPAs). For no good reason, I believe. Changelog: v2.0.0. Unbelievable. Because it was not fun figuring out that I now need to manually launch KDE's kscreen shim from libexec where it's not even searchable among normal binaries. It's a reasonable start (that needs tests: portrait+landscape, overlapping screens,...). LXQt privilege program (lxsu). On the second screen there's small left vertical bar which is a copy of right part of background of first desktop. Thanks for the script but it would be easier to just run Plasma, or anything else, with nitrogen where it works. only searched for packages which provide x-window-manager in debian. V0.10.0 is too old but let's ignore that for now! Here is the commit We are not talking about running separate background videos (like VLC does), info-widgets (remember those ? It seems kwin's bug is only on setting changes (compositing reinitialization), so I have to use that but then wallpaper-per-cube-side glory is lost. Audioplayer: Clementine, qmmp, Musique, Sayon Drag and drop of screens is improved and made easier in Monitor Settings. Several options are added to LXQt file dialog. LXQt components (in which I include pcmanfm-qt, although it should remain DE-agnostic for modularity) should not depend on a single WM. local/lxqt-common 0.10.0-3 (lxqt) Sign up for a free GitHub account to open an issue and contact its maintainers and the community. ? [please see my avatar] I think we must be getting Punk'd. a) the logical consequence File sorting is made more natural by treating dot as separator (like what GTK does — other aspects of file sorting aren’t changed because Qt does them best). LXQt is a very light and simple desktop environment built using the Qt libraries. lxqt/pcmanfm-qt@e766bf8 After recent upgrades on Arch Linux I've found that desktop background is wrongly rendered on dual monitor setups. That's barely any better than putting some infinitely repeatable tiling nonsensical shape as wallpaper and letting it be repeated and stretched just to have something other than pure blackness from DOS days. @v-fox - nice try, you will not see me unfriendly - and this should answer the whole thing. And even if it is right now. By clicking “Sign up for GitHub”, you agree to our terms of service and Sign in LXQt openssh password prompt Instead, two themes are used. https://github.com/hmollercl/pcmanfm-qt/tree/multi_monitor :-) I'm fond of that method of distributing new updates over manually downloading and updating, although I'm getting better at it. Let's keep it so! I'm sorry, i'm german - fuck i wish i could say i'm from Finnlandia - so we could use perkele to solve that. Maybe that 2048 pixel segmenting will help troubleshooters reach a solution. Openbox+Compton works fine. local/lxqt-runner 0.10.0-4 (lxqt) local/lxqt-panel 0.10.0-5 (lxqt) Maybe PCManFM-Qt doesn't get along with this new behaviour somehow? hmollercl/pcmanfm-qt@a7f5f7c, The only thing about is: It will cause more work for us. But don't write so damn long comments on bugs. We use optional third-party analytics cookies to understand how you use GitHub.com so we can build better products. We discuss probable problems at the PR. I already report the bug to Qt developers. Already fixed in lxqt/pcmanfm-qt@de24628. LXQt Archiver. Hope it helps. It seems that Xinerama is completely abandoned on X11, it's only xrandr now. It'll be a shame if we couldn't have a wayland-based Compiz. Unity and Qt?! Learn more, Wallpaper settings should treat multiple screens correctly. The first problem that comes to my mind is that, for example, with Openbox, we have multiple virtual desktops but with Compiz, there's only one desktop with multiple viewports. Upstream bug report https://bugreports.qt.io/browse/QTBUG-54384 was closed today because they are unable to reproduce. mehhhh - i just forgot the sarcasm tags :D. Yes, I'd noticed it. @v-fox just told his opinion and I don't see anything bad or impolite in his comments. To install Breeze style, run the command bellow. I've got three 4k monitors side by side. BTW, since my last comment above, KWin has become very stable. It's OK. For a minimal install. A new plugin is added for changing display … It seems the default behaviour of RandR changed as of X.org server 1.18. ), fractal generators or 3D scenes per screen here. :-( Luckily, I found a possible workaround today. Maybe we provide a compile time option to turn this on and leave it off by default? they're used to log you in. Not the first time they can't reproduce bugs that so many users see -- I know that some Qt devs use Ubuntu+Unity (and not even Kubuntu) for testing -- but closing this one after such a long time was a strange reaction. Only one remark: have a short look at our WM list. local/lxqt-about 0.10.0-4 (lxqt) bah, github dont like my rant or sarcasm tags - bad bad github ... @agaida I've got tired of denials. I often find myself trying launch new ones or kill the running one (as root) in system monitor so I can relaunch it and hopefully get back icons on the desktop, pcmanfm-qt windows and file access for programs. Add photo ("Photowheel") plugin and cube transparency "on mouse rotation only" for good measure but beware that "General -> Desktop size -> Number of desktops" should be '1' for correct switching with lxqt panel. Just "not broken out-of-the-box but is broken with default setting". A pull request or you want something else first? Anyway, this thread is about pcmanfm-qt. Posted by 3 months ago. Pixel density and bezel fix: Advanced span 1 LXQt Theme. When I do a fresh boot and auto-login. Common base library for LXQt components. After recent upgrades on Arch Linux I've found that desktop background is wrongly rendered on dual monitor setups. GitHub is home to over 50 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together. I've tested it in Lubuntu wich uses openbox. LXQt could use many Qt widget style like Breeze, Oxygen, Fusion, QtCurve Gtk+ , the Breeze style looks very clean and unified. For more information, see our Privacy Statement. For example, suppose we have a frame of 40x20 pixels around the text "hello". But the fact that both release 0.10 as used by the OP and recent VCS checkouts are affected is suggesting that backend KScreen is involved somehow, IMO. Regards Prof. 2 comments. I've attached middle of two screens. But at least: i - for myself - hate it if i had to read long tetxts without any reasons in not may mothers tongue. Is that what you're all doing ? Normally it should mimic nitrogen and: It also would be useful to mimic old "desktop cube" feature with separate wallpapers for each virtual screen. The LXQt desktop panel And I don't make jokes - the multiscreen can come afterwards :D. @agaida You told the reason why I had no motivation ;) If something needs a huge amount of code, it should be VERY desirable to be worth it. LXQt Power Management. sudo apt-get --no-install-recommends install lxqt pcmanfm-qt5 openbox obconf-qt5 compton compton-conf. 0.10. LXQt about dialog. Anyway, you may be better off reimplementing what nitrogen did or patching it and replacing pcmanfm-qt's "desktop" mode with it altogether. That's how it is today, on X11. The kwin 5 is available in two backend, Xorg based kwin_x11 and latest wayland based kwin_wayland, the X11 based kwin is more matured and has lesser dependency. Have a question about this project? Even when i make a custom jpg or png to match it essentially tiles portions of it over and over. It covers slide show too. Panel positioning is corrected with multiple screens. Learn more, We use analytics cookies to understand how you use our websites so we can make them better, e.g. :-) After getting tired being frustrated by Apple, and then later Microsoft systems, (too expensive, restrictive and "black boxy') I resolved to make linux my new computing home and it has taken a few years to get comfortable but I'm glad I made the transition. @hmollercl Better keyboard navigation. For more information, see our Privacy Statement. Do you see any problem then? Keep up the good work. You can take care of that using Monitor Settings, but it does not allow you to layout the displays. Just switched from Pop 19.10 to Ubuntu 20.04 and multiple monitors doesn't work. I guess, how LXQt could approach that depends on what WM and compositor it suggests as the main one. Openbox has multiple virtual desktops, each with one viewport. Sorry for that, but plain truth. It only applies the changes but it doesn't pop up the save msgbox as in the previous version. LXQt Panel. Exactly -- of course, if its option is enabled (disabled by default, like before). Also, panel positioning has been improved for multi-monitor configurations. Milestone. And now serious - it would be great, if it would be possible to provide different wallpapers to different screens. But then again, when did they for the last 5-8 years ? @PCMan That commit seems to have broken tiling on Arch Linux. Maybe they'll test it in DOS next. As for V0.10.0, yes, it's old. E has one virtual desktop and one viewport but it divides it to multiple desktops somehow (E has its own world). But the fact that both release 0.10 as used by the OP and recent VCS checkouts are affected is suggesting that backend KScreen is involved somehow, IMO. Manjaro supports multiple installed Kernels at the same time. I experience no vertical tiling in my panoramic configuration. Installing minimal kwin in Debian. It consists of many small individual components like a panel program, session manager, hotkey daemon and a few more. I won't be able to try it any time soon though :/, I won't be able to try it any time soon though. But I didn't mean that the latest version would fix this special issue. @v-fox you can create your own wallpaper stitching the images you want, the same way we do it for the per screen. Oh, the slide-show should be covered too but, for now, we can ignore it. But I just could use 3 monitors at most, all of them in intel onboard GPU or all in external AMD GPU. An option is added for changing the display backlight when the computer is idle. @foxpup Successfully merging a pull request may close this issue. 4. I guess somebody needs to very clearly state (again) that this is a Qt issue in LXQt. Yeah, things not being completely broken is much more than just "a good addition to the code". I'm comfortable with Linux (Debian/Fedora/Arch & based distros) but just wanted to try LXQt based distro, so asked for recommendation. If you're using Openbox, them you may also want fix screen tearing issue. And please don't try to install LXQt on powerpc or sh4 right now, there are some packages not build yet. (Regarding the black screen I failed to figure out how exactly to reproduce so far.). Plasma can have both, I think. panel and program fonts are larger than when I log out and then back in again. To change it, simply open up the LXQt … By the way, as of now I'm able to launch working kwin_wayland/Xwayland LXQt session via dbus-launch kwin_wayland --xwayland --exit-with-session startlxqt in console but if launched from any DM that way it can't logout and is limited to 1024x768 box on the screen for some reason. Kwin and LXQt fits perfectly, before KDE 5 kwin had lot of KDE related dependency, but now the kwin 5 is much more modular, requires much less dependency.. Highly configurable and lightweight X11 window manager Especially, when it requires running /usr/lib64/libexec/kf5/kscreen_backend_launcher at login (I'm not sure how you all are using lxqt-config-monitor without it) to work. I can't help you with your script but you didn't say with which kind of virtual desktops it works; openbox, kwin, compiz-reloaded,...? Unlike LXQt, you will find a lot of major Linux distributions support XFCE editions. Expected Behavior I have a Lenovo laptop that's usually plugged into a docking station with 2 external monitors (3 total, including laptop screen). You mentioned that V.10.0 is too old. As of 1.18 they are set up in extended view mode, though. Projects. Edit: If we come to facts - it might be different. Multi-screen wallpaper support. So, Compiz is still the best. 3. LXQt’s file managers now also offers more natural file sorting by treating dot as a separator. LXQt Configuration. When screens are overlapped, wallpapers are overlapped too (as I would expect) or a different behavior is expected? I have a dual head display, HDMI and a DVI, with DVI position on the right. Superpaper is a multi-monitor wallpaper tool that supports (aims to support) all desktop environments / window managers, and it just got a big update. This is a new addition to LXQt: a fully functioning archive manager based on LibFM-Qt and used by PCManFM-Qt by default. Release 0.11 is available in Debian testing right now and will hence make it to the next stable around the end of this year. For example, it works with kwin, Openbox and Compiz alike. Learn more. https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=341143 - here's 5 years and 8 duplicates worth of reasons ! sudo apt … The LXQt session So you don't need to resize image every time --desktop is launched? separate wallpapers for each virtual screen, Desktop wallpaper settings should have "zoomed fill"/"stretch while keeping aspect" option, https://code.launchpad.net/~hmollercl/stitchwp/+git/stitchwp, Viewing a window via X thru panning causes panel to get become annoying (feature request), https://github.com/lxqt/lxqt-config/blob/master/lxqt-config-monitor/loadsettings.cpp#L23, https://github.com/hmollercl/pcmanfm-qt/tree/multi_monitor, https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=341143, https://git.launchpad.net/~hmollercl/stitchwp/tree/stitchWP.sh. 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