Graphical remote login
stanb at panix.com
Thu Mar 27 17:17:18 UTC 2008
On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 09:52:40AM -0300, Derek Broughton wrote:
> 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
I have it working now, at least on the same subnet. Got loged into legacy
HP-UX machines using CDE, and Ubuntu, both. It works well.
Yes the UNIX sockets is how it works on the local machine. But I still
think that the 2 settings control the same thing. UNIX sockets don't have
Thanks for the help.
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