Sharing mouse & keyboard

David Dorward david at
Fri Mar 31 10:44:24 BST 2006

On Fri, Mar 31, 2006 at 10:36:21AM +0100, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> I have four monitor rig spread over a OS X and a linux box, two each. I
> keep instinctively moving the wrong mouse and hoping it'll bounce across
> into (onto?) the other two. That made me wonder how possible that was
> and after a while it seemed imminently feasible to the point I figured
> someone might've done it. Anyone know of such a beast?

VNC Server on the Mac
x2vnc (and the physical mouse) on the Linux box.

Than something like:

x2vnc -east

(Assuming the mac screens are to the right of the Linux screens)

David Dorward                            

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