|author||Daniel Friesel <email@example.com>||2021-05-02 13:27:16 +0200|
|committer||Daniel Friesel <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2021-05-02 13:27:16 +0200|
feh(1): Xinerama: Refer to monitors, not screens
"screen" and "display" are different X11 terms; we're actually talking about "monitors"
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 13 deletions
diff --git a/man/feh.pre b/man/feh.pre
index a50b173..c27077a 100644
@@ -933,26 +933,26 @@ which does not expect
to draw into it or attempt to use options or keybindings which affect window
attributes, such as full-screen mode.
-.It Cm --xinerama-index Ar screen
+.It Cm --xinerama-index Ar monitor
.Pq optional feature, $MAN_XINERAMA$ in this build
.Nm Ns No 's
-idea of the active Xinerama screen.
+idea of the active Xinerama monitor.
May be useful in certain circumstances where the window manager places the feh
-window on Xinerama screen A while
+window on Xinerama monitor A while
-assumes that it will be placed on screen B.
+assumes that it will be placed on monitor B.
In background setting mode: When used with any option other than
.Cm --bg-tile :
Only set wallpaper on
-.Ar screen .
-All other screens will be filled black/white.
+.Ar monitor .
+All other monitors will be filled black/white.
-This is most useful in a Xinerama configuration with overlapping screens.
+This is most useful in a Xinerama configuration with overlapping monitors.
For instance, assume you have two overlapping displays (index 0 and 1),
where index 0 is smaller.
To center a background on the display with index 0 and fill the extra space
@@ -1174,7 +1174,7 @@ and
.Cm --bg-max ,
you can use
-to specify an offset from one side of the screen instead of centering the image.
+to specify an offset from one side of the monitor instead of centering the image.
Positive values will offset from the left/top side, negative values from the
+0 and -0 are both valid and distinct values.
@@ -1184,12 +1184,12 @@ bottom/right.
Note that all options except
-For instance, if you have multiple screens connected and use e.g.
+For instance, if you have multiple monitors connected and use e.g.
.Cm --bg-center ,
-will center or appropriately offset the image on each screen.
+will center or appropriately offset the image on each monitor.
You may even specify more than one file, in that case, the first file is set
-on screen 0, the second on screen 1, and so on.
+on monitor 0, the second on monitor 1, and so on.
.Cm xrandr --listmonitor
to determine how Xinerama monitor IDs map to screens / monitors in your setup.
@@ -1198,12 +1198,12 @@ to determine how Xinerama monitor IDs map to screens / monitors in your setup.
-to treat the whole X display as one screen when setting wallpapers.
+to treat the whole X display as one monitor when setting wallpapers.
You may also use
-as a background setter for a specific screen.
+as a background setter for a specific monitor.
.Bl -tag -width indent