Cygwin - Session declined No valid address

Alexander Gottwald
Fri Sep 21 00:57:00 GMT 2001

On Thu, 20 Sep 2001, Eugenio Ascoli-Bartoli wrote:

> I have W2000 & cygwin working well. I just installed XWin and it worked
> smoothly too. Then I add an ip address on my NIC (I have two IP subnet ond
> the same cable). Since then I just was unable to connect with my LinuX box.
> When I read your mail I just recalled that the only thing that changed on my
> network were Linux version and the new virtual IP. I just removed the second
> IP, and now XDCMP is back and working well.

Have you tried the -from parameter? This tells Xfree which local IP to use
when connecting to a xdmcp server,


I also send this mail to the cygwin-xfree mailing list, since it may be 
interesting for other people too.
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