2010/1/28 Richard Lamboj <email@example.com>
> Solution 1:
> Use XDMCP and connect with Xnest, or Xephyr.
> You can run another X11 Server on the _Host_ (or on another Computer and
> Connect over the Network) and Connect from there to the VServer.
> This works without any Problem. You also can use FreeNX
That will not be good to me, as I try to isolate the Xorg world from the
host as much as possible (ie I don't want Xorg in my host).
> Solution 2:
> Running an X11 Server inside a VServer Guest. Set the "CAP_SYS_RAWIO"
> capabilities and copy the necessary Device Files from the _HOST_ to the
That's the target solution.
> From the Link you posted in your Mail:
That's what I tried, but I was not successful at it.
> * Allow capability CAP_SYS_RAWIO. It can be set in the capabilities file
> or the vserver config depending on your util-vserver.
This is now "SYS_RAWIO", and should be set in "bcapabilities" file of the
> * Set up a mouse device, such as /dev/psaux or /dev/input/mice
I proceed with "mkdir -p /vservers/myguest/dev/input && cp -a
> * Set up a vc/tty device, such as /dev/tty7 or /dev/vc/7 (major 4, minor
> same as device). If you are running a main X server you might need to use 8
> or 9 for the vc/tty device
I did the same way : "cp -a /dev/tty7 /dev/tty8 /dev/tty9
> * Set up /dev/kmem (not 100% sure this is needed, don't think X has to
> have it to run) (note: Xorg on debian sid require a /dev/mem --
Cped /dev/mem and /dev/kmem.
Then played with xorg.conf.
I'm successfully seeing my Xfce4 desktop with "startx" (.xinitrc contains
"exec start-xfce4" or something like that).
The problem is that I can't move the mouse or type to the keyboard : nothing
-- Pierre. "Sometimes when I'm talking, my words can't keep up with my thoughts. I wonder why we think faster than we speak. Probably so we can think twice." - Bill WattersonReceived on Thu Jan 28 14:12:35 2010