Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 03-24-2005, 01:10 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2005
Distribution: Suse 9.2
Posts: 22

Rep: Reputation: 15
X ServerLayout - two 'virtual' desktops


If in an X config file, I have two server layout sections, and a machine with two video cards, two mice, and two keyboards, how would I go about making it so I could have each display show a seperate X session, preferably each session with a different logged in user. Would running startx load only one up automagically? I've heard it can be done, but searching the internet all i find are other people asking similar questions with no answers. I don't yet have all the hardware yet so I cannot just throw it together and try it.

Old 03-24-2005, 08:58 PM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2005
Distribution: Suse 9.2
Posts: 22

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how to move virtual desktops huntinphil MEPIS 5 09-02-2005 01:07 PM
Switch Virtual Desktops RySk8er30 Mandriva 1 06-06-2005 02:10 AM
lost virtual desktops ouzo SUSE / openSUSE 2 03-05-2005 03:18 PM
KDE virtual desktops allelopath Linux - Software 6 12-24-2004 02:20 PM
virtual desktops amedee Linux - General 3 12-03-2003 04:36 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:09 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration