RE: No windowmanager when using vnc?
I've tried that, but the same result - no window manager. Thanks for
the suggestion though! Any more ideas?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Roberto Sanchez [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 08 May 2004 02:48
> To: Rich Stanton
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: No windowmanager when using vnc?
> Rich Stanton wrote:
> > I'm running debian stable on a headless system. I've installed
> > others) 'vncserver.' However when I run 'vncserver -geometry
> > connect to the display using the tightvnc viewer (on a windows
> > a window with a mottled grey background and an 'X' shaped cursor,
> > nothing else. I can move the cursor but neither mouse button seems
> > anything - it's almost as though X is running but has no
> > created the file 'xstartup' in ~/.vnc and put the following into it:
> > #!/bin/sh
> > wmaker
> I have a ~/.xinitrc file with a single line:
> That does the trick for me.
> -Roberto Sanchez