Definitions for "X Server"
Application that receives X commands from clients and displays the information on a terminal. Receives keyboard and mouse events from the terminal and sends it to the clients.
(n.) In the X protocol, a basic window ing mechnanism that handles interprocess communication (IPC) connections from clients. An X server also demultiplexes graphics requests onto the screens and multiplex es input back to the appropriate clients. An X server controls a single keyboard and pointer and one or more screens that constitute a single display.
a program that allows users to run applications designed for the X -window system
a critical component for implementing a graphical user interface in a typical Unix-like system
Keywords:  server, see
See server.