Graphical remote login

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Thu Mar 27 12:52:40 UTC 2008


stan wrote:

> On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 08:59:57PM +0100, Nils Kassube wrote:
>> stan wrote:
>> > I have 2 Ubuntu machines on the same subnet. On machine "A" which is
>> > running kdm, I configured the following in /etc/kde3/kdm/kdmrc
>> >
>> > [Xdmcp]
>> > # Whether KDM should listen to incoming XDMCP requests.
>> > # Default is true
>> > Enable=true
...
>> I think, in kde3/kdm/kdmrc on machine A you need to change the line
>> 
>> ServerArgsLocal=-nolisten tcp
>> 
>> to
>> 
>> ServerArgsLocal=
>> 
>> because with "-nolisten tcp" you can't connect to the server.
>> 
> 
> Interesting. So I missed that. I'm suprised that these 2 settings seem to
> control the same thig. I will try this.

I don't think they do - it's ages since I used xdmcp (what you want to do
is, imo, much better handled by using NX) but "-nolisten tcp" suggests to
me that it can also listen on Unix sockets
-- 
derek





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