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Hi to all, my boss bought a hardware that has 3 videoport,3 keyboard port and 3 mouse port.The name of the hardware is multihead. He wants me to setup 1 ...
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    3 users using X simultaneously with only 1 cpu


    Hi to all, my boss bought a hardware that has 3 videoport,3 keyboard port and 3 mouse port.The name of the hardware is multihead. He wants me to setup 1 cpu and 3 users to use X at the same time each with their own keyboard, X and mouse. Does anyone of you already done this? Can anyone of you direct me to any howto? Anyyhing I need to install or configure?

    It should be like this but with only one cpu


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    The term you're looking for is "multiseat". I haven't done it myself, but an internet search for "multiseat X" brings up several links explaining how to do it. I've been meaning to try it myself one of these days.
    Isaac Kuo, ICQ 29055726 or Yahoo mechdan

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