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Multiple desktop manager

Postby bidouille » Sat May 19, 2012 3:52 am

Hi !

I am a sysadmin, and often need to have multipe ssh windows open.
I found "I3 Tiling Window Manager" which seems to be a good choice for this special need.

My questions is very simple : can I run two desktop manager at the same time (and switch between them with CTRL + ALT +F..) ?
I am on LMDE 201204.

Thanks ! :D

P.S. : i3's official website :

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Re: Multiple desktop manager

Postby xenopeek » Sun May 20, 2012 2:44 am

[Topic moved to LMDE section.]

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Re: Multiple desktop manager

Postby titetanium » Fri Jul 06, 2012 12:37 am


Gdm3 or mdm both have flexiserver if you have xnest/xzypher installed. That allows u to have multiple logins through a single desktop manger. Not sure about lightdm, as I don't use it.

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Re: Multiple desktop manager

Postby MultiUser » Fri Aug 17, 2012 3:36 am


do you know Hybryde project ? wrote:A brand new Linux distribution is on the scene, and this one comes with a neat party trick. Hybryde Linux is an Ubuntu-based distro with a twist – it allows for users to change Desktop Environments without the need for logging out of the system with its unique Hy-menu application.
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