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Re: Running remote X apps

On Mon, Aug 27, 2001 at 10:07:59AM -0400, Jonathan D. Proulx wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 24, 2001 at 07:27:33PM -0700, Duncan Watson wrote:
> :X is not listening.  So even though I changed /etc/X11/xinit/xserverrc and
> :removed the "-nolisten tcp" stuff X is still not open a TCP port to listen
> :on.
> :
> :I have installed "xfree86-common 4.0.2-1", could it be that it is a compile
> :time option?  
> Not compile time as the only available switch is '-nolisten <proto>'
> there is no equivelent -listen switch.
> If you're using a graphical login (xdm, wdm, gdm, ...), the config for
> the Display manager is used not /etc/X11/xinit/xserverrc, which is
> used when you "startx" from the commandline.
> Using wdm the gonfig you want is in /etc/X11/wdm/Xservers.  Since all
> of these display managers are essentially hacked versions of xdm, I
> suspect the file conventions are the same.

Excellent.  That is sure to be it.  I use xdm and so will find the file.
Thanks again,
Duncan Watson                                         deamonrift@yahoo.com
           ~~~      climbing in the Pacific NW       ~~~

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