[radeon] disable AIGLX suspend when VT switching

Michel Dänzer michel at daenzer.net
Thu Jul 10 19:24:00 PDT 2014

[ Moving to the xorg-devel list, which is more appropriate for this I
think ]

On 11.07.2014 06:36, Yann Domise wrote:
> Hi all,
> i want to have several X displays running at the same time and access
> them through one monitor or via x11vnc.
> The problem i’m facing is that every time i want to create a new X
> display, for exemple : exec su -c "xinit /usr/bin/fluxbox -- /usr/bin/X
> :$DISPLAY vt9 -bs -nolisten tcp" xbmc
> I ever get the previous VT suspended (the previous X display) and if i
> access to it via x11vnc i can’t take control, just see the fixed image.
> How can i disable this kind of behavior ?

AFAIR that behaviour has nothing to do with AIGLX or the driver, but
Xorg itself marks all windows as fully obscured or something like that
while switched away from its VT, so they stop updating.

Earthling Michel Dänzer            |                  http://www.amd.com
Libre software enthusiast          |                Mesa and X developer

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