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Old 05-10-2005, 05:44 PM   #1
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Running multiple x servers in RHEL 4.0


Hello,

I've just recenlty replaced RHEL 3.0 with RHEL 4.0 on an IBM thinkpad. I seem to recall that I used to be able to press CTRL-ALT-F8 and I'd get a new X Session on a new X Server but on RHEL 4.0 this doesn't seem to work. I've done some googling but I can't quite find the solution. I tried from a terminal session (CTRL-ALT-F1) entering 'start -- :1' but I get some errors. I have a vague notion that there are some changes I need to make to /etc/inittab but I'm not sure. If anyone could set me straight I'd really appreciate it.

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Old 05-10-2005, 06:12 PM   #2
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Hope this helps:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=285904
 
Old 05-12-2005, 11:56 AM   #3
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Thanks, that link was a big help!

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