Automatic i3 Multiple Monitor Configuration With Autorandr

Dual Computer Monitors Configured With Autorandr

Six months ago I wrote about scaling up my desk set up and moving to three screens. In doing so I hit something that was a minor problem, screen management.

I use the i3 window manager and on the whole, it is pretty good about handling screens once you have set the configuration. To do that I have been using ARandR which is a UI for XRandR which in itself is a…