Xephyr -geometry patch

Yan Seiner yan at seiner.com
Mon Mar 10 15:54:41 PDT 2008

JoJo jojo
> On Mon, Mar 10, 2008 at 10:29 PM, Tiago Vignatti <vignatti at c3sl.ufpr.br>
> wrote:
>> Alan Coopersmith escreveu:
>> > You wouldn't even have to fork far - just make a new multiseat
>>  > directory next to ephyr & the other backends in the kdrive
>>  > directory - X.Org hasn't said that we won't allow it in our tree.
>>  To be fair with you, I'd prefer to address some multiseat configuration
>>  in the right way, i.e., starting severals instances of Xorg. We're
>> quite
>>  close (I hope). airlied summarized very well what still to be done
>> here:
>>      http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2008-February/033170.html

>>  _______________________________________________
> So what advice, can you give to the people
> who want to run a multiseat (2 multiseat) on
> 1 gpu with 2 outputs.
> Assuming they want to implement this in the next couple of months (X
> v1.4?)
> Currently, Xephyr is "supposedly" the closest option.

Yes.  I'm still interested; I run an 'unsupported' dual GPU solution
that's less than ideal.

I'm really interested and willing to test.


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