Subject: Re: wsfb and two virtual displays and VT_ACTIVATE failed and properly aborting X???
To: None <>
From: Christian Biere <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 12/21/2006 17:57:52
Michael Lorenz wrote:
> On Dec 21, 2006, at 10:10, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> >1) Does wsfb support allow starting X on two different displays (on 
> > same hardware)?

> 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.

That's probably because there are 4 wscons displays by default. I've
hardcoded two unassigned terminals "vt07" and "vt08" per user here
in my startx script as workaround. This has worked for me with s3virge,
nv and mga.