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There are two circumstances that make your situation a bit different from the supposed duplicate(s): Some process seems to wake your screen up, if your screen wakes up after the xset dpms force off command, it must be. My screen doesn't for example. If you don't want your screen to wake up, just with any key press, the xset dpms force off command is not ...
What you need is multiseatX installation. several users with their own keyboard, mouse and display on the same computer. documentation
It seems people are still struggling trying to work with several monitors and HiDPI displays. A good workaround is described in arch wiki https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/HiDPI#External_displays . So, I have: laptop asus ln303ux: 3200x1800, external monitor: 1920x1200 Now I use Ubuntu 14.10 & GNOME Shell 3.12.2 that has pretty usable HiDPI ...
I am having exactly the same problem with my Thinkpad which has Ubuntu 14.04 when using Google Chromium. I am however able to play Youtube videos in Firefox.
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