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011. When I use the X Window system and open multiple windows I find that my screen size is insufficient. How can I use more virtual screen space?




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This article is from the the Brief Linux FAQ (BLFAQ) Maintained by Neil Zanella nzanella@ganymede.cs.mun.ca

011. When I use the X Window system and open multiple windows I find that my screen size is insufficient. How can I use more virtual screen space?

Most window managers running under X Window have a built in feature known as a pager which allows you to have more virtual screen space.

 

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previous page: 010.  I have successfully installed the X Window System and use the startx command to run it from a text based virtual console. How can I have the X Window System run at all times so that I don't have to use the startx command?
  
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next page: 012.  I would like to have xdm run multiple local displays on my system and switch back and forth by pressing <ctrl><alt><F> where is a number between 1 and 12.