Subject: Re: wsfb and two virtual displays and VT_ACTIVATE failed and properly aborting X???
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Lorenz <email@example.com>
Date: 12/21/2006 10:33:04
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On Dec 21, 2006, at 10:10, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> This email has two do with two questions but related to maybe same
> problem. I am using Xorg from Xorg, but feel free to share advice or
> answers for XFree86 or Xorg from NetBSD is applicable.
> I am using wsfb on wsdisplay on vesafb.
> 1) Does wsfb support allow starting X on two different displays (on
It should, but you're likely to run into other problems.
> When I was already in X (:0), I did a "Xorg :2". It failed with:
> (WW) xf86OpenConsole: VT_ACTIVATE failed
IIRC you need to tell the Xserver in which virtual console it's
supposed to live, on i386 it will always try to grab the 5th one.
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