Multiple X servers with DRI

Lars Noschinski cebewee at
Fri Jul 21 04:36:39 PDT 2006

* Alan Hourihane <alanh at> [2006-07-21 13:33]:
>> 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.

If I'm not mistaken, Ubuntu and SuSE run multiple instances to give
XP-like user switching.

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