How to configure XDMCP on Ubuntu 8.10 to make it can be accessed remotely with Cygwin
mbishop at mtaonline.net
Wed Apr 29 23:00:59 UTC 2009
On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 05:19:16PM +0800, zhangyq915 at sina.com wrote:
> Which one can tell me how to configure XDMCP on ubuntu 8.10 destkop, so make it can be remotely accessed by means of GUI mode.
> I can use my Cygwin in my PC to access Redhat linux server by means of XDMCP. But I can not find a right configuration method to finish it on Ubuntu 8.10 desktop.
> Which one can help me. Thank you very much.
> Yongqian Zhang
GDM seems not to handle XDMCP of late (and still doesn't in
desktop-9.04), but you can install KDM in it's place.
Then read and configure /etc/kde3/kdm/kdmrc to suit your needs.
Oh, change /etc/X11/default-display-manager to /usr/bin/kdm
if you are currently using gdm.
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