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Basically, I want the ability to connect one or more USB keyboards to a machine, and have each keyboard control a separate terminal emulator. Both keyboards would be in use at the same time. Mouse is not needed, x is not needed.

This may sound like a stupid idea, but it could be useful in the case where many students need to use a computer but the school does not have much money.


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Like a mainframe? – Linuxios Jul 10 '13 at 22:36
It's actually easier with X. – Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams Jul 10 '13 at 22:39

If you can live with X and mice, multiseating will suit your needs.

Multiseating at
systemd and multiseating

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