[CentOS] DVI + VGA?

Sergey Podushkin posev at sibmail.com
Fri Aug 1 23:05:57 UTC 2008

MHR wrote:
> I have an LCD monitor with both VGA and DVI connectors on it, and a
> video card to match (both connectors).  If I want to switch from the
> VGA (currently in use) to the DVI, do I need to do anything special
> other than switch wires?  I didn't see anything in google that was
> helpful (though I may not have used a smashing search...).

No. I use both cables simultaneously and freely switch my monitor (LG
L204WT) in analog or digital mode when needed by monitor's button.
I find rather useful to connect this monitor to two different machines
when it needed.

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