John Pierce john.j35 at gmail.com
Sat Aug 9 12:49:38 UTC 2008

On Sat, Aug 9, 2008 at 3:23 AM, Alvin <info at alvin.be> wrote:
> On Saturday 09 August 2008 05:40:00 John Pierce wrote:
>> Hello list members!
>> I have followed the instructions on setting up xdmcp on a kubuntu 8.04
>> box so that
>> I can log in remotely and I receive the error that the connection is
>> not authorized.
>> The instructions make reference to the following line located in
>> /etc/kde3/kdm/kdmrc:
>> KeyFile=/etc/kde3/kdm/kdmkeys
>> I uncommented this line and it still does not work, and there is no
>> file called kdmkeys located
>> in that subdirectory.
>> Do I have to manually create the keys, or are they installed from the
>> package?
> What instructions did you follow exactly?
> What is the output of # ps -ef | grep X
I found another set of instructions at this address:


And they have worked, it is now functional.  I commented out the reference
to the keys file and all started to work.


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