Does More Than One Monitor Improve Productivity?

At work I have three monitors on my desk – one 20″ wide-screen and two 17″ regular monitors. At home I have just two somewhat mismatched 17″ monitors. Admittedly, in both cases all the monitors are attached to different computers, but using Synergy they respond to the same mouse and keyboard. I do a lot …

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Ubuntu Ibex key repeat problems

This is really irritating me, but I can’t find a solution so far. I use Synergy to control multiple computers from a single keyboard, but have found that Ubuntu Ibex does not completely work. Apart from the “@” symbol being translated to a capital omega (which I did find a fix for) there is still …

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Keyboard @ Symbol Synergy Woes

I have just added an extra PC to my Synergy setup, and found that it was confusing some keyboard characters. Particularly it was translating an entered @ to a capital Omega. After a bit of digging, I found the following discussion: Keyboard @ Symbol Woes – Ubuntu Forums The eventual recommendation is the following fix. …

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