Heyo, got a slight problem here. Whenever I start up my Ubuntu 14.04, my displays decide to overlap each other, not unlike this. An easy fix is to go to the display settings and drag the small screen away from the inside of the big screen, but it gets annoying. Anyone?
There is a nice program called
arandr. It allows saving current layout as a shell script. So edit the layout as you need, save the shell script, make it executable with
chmod 755 /path/to/script.sh. Now you can add that as one of the autostart entries in
Startup Applications, so on every GUI log-in your configuration will be reset