Nikolai Lusan nikolai@humbug.org.au
Thu Apr 17 09:57:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, 17 Apr 2003, Andreas Erb wrote:

> I have an ugly problem with XFree86 and xdm.
> xdm is activated on my linux-system. The xdm-logon works with the
> StarNet's X-win32. But with XFree86 it doesn't.
> When looking at the open TCP ports, XFree86 isn't even attempting to
> connect to the remote host.
> The bug must lie within my laptop setup. Unfortunately I can't find any
> hint, how I could find the problem.
> Do you have any idea what the problem may be or how I could gether the
> right information?

I noticed this problem when i first started playing with cygwin XFree86,
I found that adding the -from my.ip option fixed it. If you look at the
logs you should see that xdm cannot resolve the address


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