[Karmic] NX Remote (NoMachine)

Steve yorvik.ubunto at googlemail.com
Sat Jan 30 21:24:57 UTC 2010

On Sat, 30 Jan 2010 21:01:59 -0000, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

> On 01/29/2010 04:33 PM, Steve wrote:
>> On Sat, 30 Jan 2010 00:15:45 -0000, NoOp...
>>>> Wild guessing time :-)
>>>> If both users are basically the same couldn’t you mv .config and then
>>>> copy
>>>> the working one over.
>>> I'll probably try the .config mv after backing up everything. I've so
>>> many customizations on this desktop that I want to make sure that I can
>>> get all back to normal in the process. The irritating part is that: 1)  
>>> I
>>> had this working previously, and 2) this is the desktop that I
>>> primarlily want to NX into (work from the laptop in another room on  
>>> this
>>> desktop).
>> It wouldn’t go wrong on a machine that wasn’t important, would it. :-)
>> Rather then blow .config away completely why not rename the folders  
>> inside
>> one at a time.  A bit long winded but less likely to cause problems.
> I've figured out what the issue is, I can reproduce if I remove:
>     Option "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "true"
> from the /etc/X11/xorg.conf 'Section "Screen". The result looks exactly
> like the issue in this bug report:
> http://launchpadlibrarian.net/8786917/Screenshot.png
> [https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/compiz/+bug/131803]
> It's OK on this screen (screen0), but NX is using an alternate screen
> number, so now I just have to figure out how to fix it.
Interesting but, why does it work with one user and not the other.


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