not possible to start two X servers, only the one launched later works

Stefan Dirsch sndirsch at
Sat Jun 3 10:13:19 PDT 2006

On Sun, Jun 04, 2006 at 12:53:06AM +0800, Zhang Weiwu wrote:
> I just realized -novtswitch and -sharevts are new options added for Xorg
> 6.9/7.x

See my mail before.

> I tried this option on Xorg 6.8.2 on Ubuntu and it works, Ubuntu must have
> 6.8.2 patched.

Sure, this would be possible. AFAIK Ubuntu is pretty well prepared for
Multiseat since some time.

> For SuSE even 6.9.0 doesn't have this option. That's not surprising. 

I think you're wrong.

> I
> always have the impression that when Ubuntu said it's version a.b.c actually
> it is using a.b.c+1 because they get it patched, and for SuSE when they say
> it is a.b.c actually it is using a.b.c-1 because they used PRE/RC version
> (the story of SuSE 10.0 with OOO 2.0 is an example). 

Well, that's your opinion. No need to discuss this.

> I just find it difficult to google out an xorg 7.0 RPM for SuSE 10.1
> or SuSE 10.0

X.Org 6.9/7.0 is exactly the same code base. Only the build
differs. SUSE 10.1 will ship X.Org >= 7.1.

Best regards,

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