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Question Unity 22.03 with multiple X11 windows

Discussion in 'Linux' started by tkk_bhi, Nov 20, 2023.

  1. tkk_bhi

    tkk_bhi

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    We had our app built with 2020.3.23f1, it works in multi-X Window environment well.
    But then we updated to latest LTS 2022.3.9f1.
    It seems that it does not understand X windows at all.
    I made a simple 2D unity app using 2D Core template.
    Normally you define with environment variable DISPLAY the window you want to use.
    Like
    DISPLAY=:0.1 ./display_test.x86_64
    If I do this with e.g. xclock, it goes to right X window.
    But when I do this with test app, the UI comes to window where I am giving the command. It seems that Unity bypasses X windows somehow.

    Does anyone have any experience on multiple X windows with Unity?
    How do I force it to specific X window if environment variable is not working?