Subject: Re: X Servers....
To: Dave Mays <email@example.com>
From: Ken Nakata <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/21/1996 20:56:36
> I have two monitors, and when I run Xmacbsd, both turn that crazy
> crosshatch grey color, and I am able to move my mouse cursor over the
> entire landscape rather nicely.
This means only one server can take care of both screens, so...
> However, when I try to start a separate
> server for the second monitor, it fails with:
You don't have to do that.
> xterm -display dave:1
> or any other variant of above, it fails. It can't find a server - duh.
Use "-display dave:0.1" instead, or simply ":0.1" if it's local.