Re: Xdm on remote servers.
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Xdm on remote servers.
- From: Carey Evans <email@example.com>
- Date: 02 Jan 1999 22:24:16 +1300
- Message-id: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- In-reply-to: Johan Berglund's message of "Tue, 29 Dec 1998 13:42:21 +0100 (CET)"
- References: <Pine.LNX.3.96.981229134151.2128Cemail@example.com>
Johan Berglund <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I have xdm installed on my server and have configured it to not start a
> local xserver. I also have a win98 computer with eXceed configured for
> XDMCP broadcast. I get the login window and it is able to authenticate me
> as a user and then the login window shows up again and it only loops.
You might need to write your own .xsession that _doesn't_ start a
window manager. Try:
$ mv .xsession .xsession-old
[Might get an error if you don't have one already.]
$ cat > .xsession
^D [That's Control-D.]
$ chmod +x .xsession
And see what happens then.
Carey Evans http://home.clear.net.nz/pages/c.evans/
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