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Re: XDMCP in GDM Not Working





On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 5:45 PM, Rob Owens <rowens@ptd.net> wrote:
On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 01:12:48AM -0800, Scarletdown wrote:
> I have GDM XDMCP enabled.  However, when I select on the GDM screen to login
> to a remote system via XDMCP, the system scans the netowrk and then returns
> a claim of No Serving Hosts Were Found.
>
> I know this is wrong, because another box on my network is also XDMCP
> enabled, and its GDM chooser is only showing itself as an available host.
>
> Both systems are running Debian Unstable.  The one that can at least see
> itself is running an older version of GDM (I have no idea what version).
> The other one that sees nothing on the network is running whatever the
> latest GDM in the Debian repositories is.

Did you restart GDM after enabling XDMCP?  I think that's required, but
I'm not positive.

-Rob

Yes, GDM was restarted several times (including via reboot just for the helluvit.)


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