Commit 18145508 authored by chrysn's avatar chrysn

README: Updated installation instructions and links

parents dfde50b1 2edc6801
......@@ -35,13 +35,6 @@ Installation
pacman -S arandr
* Slackware using a `slackbuild by PhantomX`_::
wget http://cloud.github.com/downloads/PhantomX/slackbuilds/arandr-0.1.4.tar.bz2
tar xjf arandr-0.1.4.tar.bz2
cd arandr
./arandr.SlackBuild 2>&1 | tee build.log
* Gentoo_::
emerge arandr
......@@ -50,7 +43,11 @@ Installation
yum install arandr
* SuSE users can use the `X11:Utilities repository`_; ARandR can be found in the ``noarch`` directory of their distribution version.
* OpenSUSE_::
zypper in arandr
* Slackware: see slackbuilds.org_
* From source:
......@@ -119,12 +116,12 @@ A number of other programs exist that cover similar functionality, often
bundled with a particular desktop environment. Those I know of are, in
alphabetical order:
* Gnome's ``gnome-control-center display``, notable for its ``~/.config/monitors.xml`` `persistence <https://live.gnome.org/RandR#Storage_of_RANDR_configurations>`_
* Gnome's ``gnome-control-center display``, notable for its ``~/.config/monitors.xml`` `persistence <https://wiki.gnome.org/Attic/RandR#Storage_of_RANDR_configurations>`_
* `grandr <ftp://ftp.freedesktop.org/pub/individual/app/>`_
* `grandr-applet <http://dekorte.homeip.net/download/grandr-applet/>`_ (which seems not to be related to grandr)
* `grandr-applet <https://sites.google.com/site/kdekorte2/grandr_applet>`_ (which seems not to be related to grandr)
* KDE's RandR tool ``krandrtray``, notable for being the only listed program to be Qt based
* LXDE's `LXRandR <http://wiki.lxde.org/en/LXRandR>`_, notable for storing configuration in ``~/.config/autostart/lxrandr-autostart``
* `urandr <http://www.albertomilone.com/urandr.html>`_
* `urandr <http://www.albertomilone.com/wordpress/?p=288>`_
* `zarfy <http://sourceforge.net/projects/zarfy/>`_, notable for its nice use of a current screenshot
* cglita wrote a patch that solved the ValueError / "1080p" problem. His patches went a little further and include more precise mode line selection; I keep it around, and you can try it like this::
......@@ -205,9 +202,10 @@ Translations by
.. _`arandr-users mailing list`: https://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/arandr-users
.. _python: http://www.python.org/
.. _PyGTK: http://www.pygtk.org/
.. _`slackbuild by PhantomX`: http://github.com/PhantomX/slackbuilds/tree/master/arandr/
.. _slackbuilds.org: https://slackbuilds.org/repository/14.1/desktop/arandr/
.. _Gentoo: http://packages.gentoo.org/package/x11-misc/arandr
.. _Fedora: https://apps.fedoraproject.org/packages/arandr
.. _OpenSUSE: https://software.opensuse.org/package/arandr
.. _docutils: http://docutils.sourceforge.net/
.. _`debian bug #507521`: http://bugs.debian.org/507521
.. _`X11:Utilities repository`: http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/X11:/Utilities/
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