Multiple X servers with DRI

Lukas Hejtmanek xhejtman at
Fri Jul 21 02:40:54 PDT 2006

On Fri, Jul 21, 2006 at 10:12:00AM +0100, Alan Hourihane wrote:
> That's not true. DRI does not have to be enabled, and if you are finding
> it does, then I suspect it's a bug.

It was bug in EXA memory allocator rather than DRI, I tested it again and seems
to be ok.

> > However, does this mean that only one instance of accelerated X server can be 
> > running in near future? (As DRI is unable to run in more than one instance.)
> I'm not sure whether two instances has ever worked, and isn't something
> that's routinely tested.

Two instances of X server with i810 driver work pretty good except DRI.

Anyway, more than one instance of X server is thought to be useless?

Lukáš Hejtmánek

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