How to setup xvfb
yinglcs at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 20:45:30 PDT 2008
On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 1:35 AM, Tiago Vignatti <vignatti at c3sl.ufpr.br> wrote:
> ying lcs escreveu:
> > Hi,
> > Can you please tell me if i can setup multiple xvfb (say 10) on
> > different display on 1 machine?
> Yes, for sure. Try something like this:
> $ for ((i=1;i<10;i+=1)); do ./Xvfb :$i \-fp /usr/share/fonts/X11/misc/ &
> > If yes, can you please tell me what is the drawback? e.g. memory
> > consumption? or CPU?
> This totally depends what kind of task the clients would be performing.
> If no client is connected the server stays sleeping in Dispatch(),
> WaitForSomething() precisely.
Thanks. Can you please tell me which will cause more memory?
Open 10 applications on 1 xvfb?
Or open each of the 10 applications on a different xvfb (10 xvfb in total).
> Tiago Vignatti
> C3SL - Centro de Computação Científica e Software Livre
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