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Old 11-12-2003, 04:39 PM   #1
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how to use 2 users on one desktop


Hey guys im new to linux so be nice :P

Just wondering of there is any way of having 2 users on that same machine

i.e. i have 2 monitors so i was wondering if i could have 2 desktops ...

im running redhat 9 so any information would be greatful
 
Old 11-12-2003, 04:45 PM   #2
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Re: how to use 2 users on one desktop

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Hey guys im new to linux so be nice :P

Just wondering of there is any way of having 2 users on that same machine

i.e. i have 2 monitors so i was wondering if i could have 2 desktops ...

im running redhat 9 so any information would be greatful
You are looking for the Backstreet Ruby patch to the kernel you can get some more information here.
 
Old 11-13-2003, 08:48 PM   #3
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Wouldn't this also require two keyboards, two mice, and the like?
 
Old 11-13-2003, 08:51 PM   #4
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yea but its on my laptop with usb mouse + keyboard
 
Old 11-13-2003, 08:57 PM   #5
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I think it would just be more practicle to use a second computer....
 
  


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