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[ubuntu] Best video card(s) for Quad monitor support

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey there, I currently have 2 nVidia 560's which are both dual monitor. As some of you might know, it seems the only way to run a 4 monitor setup is to run each pair of monitors as their own Twinview, then stitch them together using xinerama. This basically creates two large "screens" that each span two monitors. Unfortunately, xinerama is very old and outdated. And back around the time that Ubuntu 11.04 came out, a bundled update to xorg caused us to loose support for quad monitors using nvidia and xinerama all together without the use of a convoluted hack/patch job. Support has onc (Hardware)