There are some situations when you need to start a second X session on your computer.
If you are running KDE the solution is quite simple, just go to
and if you are not using KDE, the solution is still easy :),
and log in the new terminal window, now run inside it. <p class="codigo">xinit – :1</p>
A new X session will start, now you can switch between them using
You can also start a third one, using the third terminal, and so on.
Another way is to run
startx -- :1
xinit, be sure to use :2 or :3 when :1 was already used, to start multiple X sessions.