Running a second X server
Published: Wednesday, Apr 16, 2008 Last modified: Wednesday, Mar 29, 2023
Running another X server is good for testing dwm.
[CTRL]+[ALT]+F6 to switch to a console. Log in and run:
startx -- :1
To start you second X server.
[CTRL]+[ALT]+F8 to switch to the second X server.
[CTRL]+[ALT]+F7 to switch to the first X server.
To kill either X server, [CTRL]+[ALT]+[DELETE]