XDMCP starting problems on Win2k & RH 7.2
Sun Jan 27 12:01:00 GMT 2002
Thanks to Harold I do see packets going to the server and being answered,
but only once in awhile will I get a log in screen. Any suggestions
on how to debug this?
Darryl Wagoner - WA1GON
Your phone line can be the life line for the unemployed. Sign up today at:
*** Please pass the word to at least three others. ***
"Evil triumphs when good men do nothing." - Edmund Burke [1729-1797]
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Harold Hunt [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Saturday, January 26, 2002 1:25 PM
> To: Darryl Wagoner; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: RE: XDMCP starting problems on Win2k & RH 7.2
> According to the Linux XMDCP HOWTO
> (http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/XDMCP-HOWTO/gdm.html), the port number is
> 177, not 117.
> I don't know what else to tell you. Try using kdm instead.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: email@example.com
> > [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Darryl Wagoner
> > Sent: Saturday, January 26, 2002 1:03 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: XDMCP starting problems on Win2k & RH 7.2
> > Greetings,
> > I think I have followed all the directions, but all I get is a
> > blank X screen with a pointer cursors.
> > The request doesn't seem to be getting to the Linux system.
> > I did a "tcpdump port 117" and I don't see any packets at all going
> > to Linux.
> > In the docs it says to change gdm.conf
> > [xdmcp]
> > Enable=1
> > but all the other options have the Boolean true so I followed suit.
> > [xdmcp]
> > Enable=true
> > I did do a netstat to make sure xdm was listening on the correct port.
> > Is it possible that Xwin.exe is sending to a different port?
> > thanks
> > --
> > Darryl Wagoner - WA1GON
> > Your phone line can be the life line for the unemployed. Sign up
> > today at:
> > http://www.proud-americans.org/
> > *** Please pass the word to at least three others. ***
> > "Evil triumphs when good men do nothing." - Edmund Burke [1729-1797]
More information about the Cygwin-xfree