multiuser system

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at
Tue Sep 13 18:54:48 PDT 2011

On 09/13/11 11:47 AM, Felix Miata wrote:
> On 2011/09/13 11:58 (GMT-0400) D.H. Bahr composed:
>> I have a GNU/Linux distro based on Ubuntu, runing on a PC with multiple
>> SVGA ports (3 at the time, but maybe more in time). What I need is to
>> configure XServer so that I can have multiple terminals (a terminal
>> being a display, a keyboard and a mouse) using the system as independent
>> users... I believe this was one of the original X Windows System goals,
>> but I am not sure on how to achieve this.
>> Any thougts??
> There's at least one HOWTO out there for doing this.

"multiseat" is the magic word you need to enter into google to find it.

	-Alan Coopersmith-        alan.coopersmith at
	 Oracle Solaris Platform Engineering: X Window System

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