[SDL] Select Xinerama-screen?

Sam Lantinga slouken at devolution.com
Thu Sep 19 11:35:01 PDT 2002

> Hi!

> I'm trying to implement xinerama-support for Freevo ( http://freevo.sf.net ), 
> but I don't know how to make SDL fullscreen on another screen than 0... I've 
> searched through the docs and even the sdl-sources, but I can't find 
> anything... It says "SDL fullscreen defaults to xinerama screen 0", but then 
> how do I specify I want it on xinerama screen 1??

Good question.  I can add an environment variable for you, if you want.
There's no API way to choose which monitor in a multimonitor setup to
use for display.

See ya,
	-Sam Lantinga, Software Engineer, Blizzard Entertainment

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