Package Details: evdi-git 1.12.0.r1.gb884877-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/evdi-git.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: evdi-git
Description: kernel module that enables management of multiple screens, primarily for DisplayLink USB VGA DVI HDMI DisplayPort video
Upstream URL: https://github.com/DisplayLink/evdi
Licenses: GPL
Conflicts: evdi
Provides: evdi
Submitter: None
Maintainer: severach
Last Packager: severach
Votes: 22
Popularity: 0.46
First Submitted: 2017-08-10 17:05 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2022-08-08 03:12 (UTC)

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SimPilotAdamT commented on 2022-12-14 14:43 (UTC)

@mszs the module should be installed via DKMS... Pls show the output of running sudo dkms status on your machine.

mszs commented on 2022-11-25 14:46 (UTC)

I'm using kernel 5.15.78 on Manjaro. I've tried both evdi and evdi-git. With both I get the same: when I do sudo modprobe evdi initial_device_count=2 the machine quasi-hangs. I can no longer enter anything in the terminal window where I issued the command, I cannot change windows or desktops. Control-Alt-F2 still works...

direc85 commented on 2022-10-05 21:44 (UTC)

Kernel 6.0 compatibility is on its way, but there's a workaround: https://github.com/DisplayLink/evdi/issues/376

SimPilotAdamT commented on 2022-10-05 21:36 (UTC)

Anyone else unable to install this (DKMS error 10) on Kernel version 6.0 and newer? No matter the fork? Is this an upstream issue?

Morta commented on 2022-06-12 05:47 (UTC)

Because evdi 1.10.2 is out looks at evdi package at AUR

francoism90 commented on 2022-02-10 07:53 (UTC)

Why as this been flagged?

francoism90 commented on 2022-01-08 08:00 (UTC) (edited on 2022-01-20 07:33 (UTC) by francoism90)

Anyone else his hardware not working? I'm using this over USB.

Edit: fixed by using displaylink-beta

thejacer87 commented on 2022-01-04 03:40 (UTC)

@direc85, thanks. the instructions worked for me too!!

well actually i had to uninstall evdi and displaylink. then install evdi-git per your instructions, then yay -S displaylink

bnavigator commented on 2022-01-03 11:17 (UTC)

evdi v1.10.0 was officially only released today. So maybe they also release a displaylink non-beta soon.