Starting Weston drm-backend from non-seat0 ?

nerdopolis bluescreen_avenger at
Tue Aug 8 01:07:03 UTC 2017

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017 11:09:44 PM EDT nerdopolis wrote:
> Hi
> I found out how to get the systemd session-seat to be my desired seat (with
> --setenv=XDG_SEAT=seatx of which responds to) After assigning 
> devices to the seat, and trying to start it I get "logind: session not running 
> on a VT"
> Of which is a bit confusing as as far as I understand, VTs only work for seat0.
> Trying to start it on a tty with the XDG_SEAT and TTYPath results in a failure 
> that seatx is not seat0)
> Is there something I am missing?
> Thanks
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Is it currently not possible to start Weston on seat1 , since it needs a TTY?

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