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Re: Changing default WM for VNC

On Wed, Sep 22, 2004 at 08:39:20PM -0400, JoeHill wrote:
> I can't get the vncserver to load Pekwm instead of Gnome (we're talkin' a P100
> w/ 64MB here, so...Gnome's a little on the slow side).
> I set this up before, and IIRC, I created a file '~/.vnc/xsession' (executable)
> which just had 'exec pekwm'. This isn't working.
> I changed /etc/X11/default-display-manager to /usr/local/bin/pekwm. I set up an
> .xinitrc in my home dir with 'exec pekwm'. Still no go.

vncserver has been nothing but trouble for me.

#! /bin/sh
exec xinit /usr/bin/X11/twm -- /usr/bin/X11/Xvnc :1 -rfbport 5900

Save it as 'vncstart', chmod +x it, and ./vncstart; xvncviewer

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