path: root/docs/multiseat.txt
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1 files changed, 13 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/docs/multiseat.txt b/docs/multiseat.txt
index 126f39d9fa..dd3a831065 100644
--- a/docs/multiseat.txt
+++ b/docs/multiseat.txt
@@ -6,16 +6,20 @@ host side
First you must compile qemu with a user interface supporting
-multihead/multiseat and input event routing. Right now this list is
-pretty short: sdl2.
+multihead/multiseat and input event routing. Right now this
+list includes sdl2 and gtk (both 2+3):
./configure --enable-sdl --with-sdlabi=2.0
+ ./configure --enable-gtk
Next put together the qemu command line:
qemu -enable-kvm -usb $memory $disk $whatever \
- -display sdl \
+ -display [ sdl | gtk ] \
-vga std \
-device usb-tablet
@@ -37,6 +41,12 @@ The "display=video2" sets up the input routing. Any input coming from
the window which belongs to the video.2 display adapter will be routed
to these input devices.
+The sdl2 ui will start up with two windows, one for each display
+device. The gtk ui will start with a single window and each display
+in a separate tab. You can either simply switch tabs to switch heads,
+or use the "View / Detach tab" menu item to move one of the displays
+to its own window so you can see both display devices side-by-side.
guest side