multiseat -- still trying...
jason at userful.com
Tue Jan 24 09:40:39 PST 2006
Try this product for two independent stations out of single machine.
On Mon, 2006-01-23 at 23:34 -0800, dave madden wrote:
> In the continuing saga of me trying to get multiseat running so two
> people can use my stupid-fast machine instead of buying & running a
> second box...
> I couldn't get multiseat with two video outputs on a Radeon card, with
> either the proprietary or X.Org driver. I found an old Voodoo3 card
> and got xorg.conf set up so starting "-layout Seat0" and "-layout
> Seat1" work properly (one at a time!) but if I start one while the
> other is already going, the new server causes the old server to blank
> (but not die). If I terminate the new server, the old one comes back
> to life. It doesn't seem to matter whether I start the Radeon server
> or the Voodoo3 server first.
> Anybody have any ideas where to look, or would be willing to check
> configs / log files / whatever information I can collect? I'm using
> 6.8.2 on linux-2.6.9 (there's something wrong with my 6.9.0 that
> breaks Japanese text input, but I have a 6.9.0 build to test with if
> that will help...)
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