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Old 02-10-2005, 02:01 AM   #1
zvonSully
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Question how can I start another sesion of X server?


i have 2 users on my PC: me and my sister.On mandrake i can start a new x sesion with another user without exiting the current one.Now i have Debian(the best distro ) and i want to log another user to kde; if i type Cntrl+Ant+F1 it starts a text mode login . . . i want to know the coomand for starting another X server!
 
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While you have your usual text sessions from [ctrl]-alt-F[1-6], with the usual alt-F7 for your X
session, if you type
startx -- :2
or;
startx -- :3
etc,
you can then access the second X-session by pressing [ctrl]-alt-F8,
the third one by pressing [ctrl]-alt-F9
and etc

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Old 02-10-2005, 02:14 AM   #3
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ok.I think it would be usefull a command like "newXsession" .thanks it worked
 
  


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