Originally Posted by ch1p
For multi-monitor or even huge monitor setups for power users I think that LMDE (Linux Mint Debian Edition) is the way to go, and what I use.
Unfortunately, I am a "mobile" multimonitor user and as such nether Metacity, nor Compiz, nor things like NetworkManager etc. work for me.
Basically, I am not ok with my (X11) screen being rendered out of my physical screen just because some stupid window manager decided it is a "good" idea. ... and then be found hunting for secondary screen in the middle of a meeting.