dcsimg
Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.





More on LinuxToday


KernelTrap.org: Multi-User Servers

Apr 17, 2002, 11:00 (11 Talkback[s])

WEBINAR:
On-Demand

How to Help Your Business Become an AI Early Adopter


"John Looney recently posted to the lkml, asking about the possibilty of one computer serving multiple users. That is to say, multiple keyboards, mice, monitors, etc, hooked up to a single server. The advantages of such a setup in a lab type environment are obvious.

"The following discussion ranges through several technical issues with such a configuration, including a kernel limitation of one virtual terminal active at a time, and the typical lack of quality in long video cables. However, none of the issues raised are unbeatable. James Simmons, for example, has been working on cleaning up the virtual terminal code, with many related fixes already merged into Dave Jones' tree..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: