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RE: XDMCP Woes + Solaris
- From: "Mark Fisher" <mark dot fisher at practiv dot com>
- To: <cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2004 10:32:07 -0000
- Subject: RE: XDMCP Woes + Solaris
- Reply-to: cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com
You could try using a different run,
provides an application called "runhide" which does
a similar job as run. This may solve your problem
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
On Behalf Of Alexander Gottwald
Sent: 10 December 2004 10:24
Subject: Re: XDMCP Woes + Solaris
On Thu, 9 Dec 2004, Mark Reis wrote:
> I've been banging my head up against a wall trying to get XDMCP working
> with two solaris machines.
> Machine 1: Solaris 9 - The 9/02 build - not a lot of patches have been
> applied to bring it to the current level.
> Machine 2: Solaris 9 - The 9/04 build -
> I attempt to connect to both hosts with the startxdmcp batch file with
> the run line:
> run XWin -logverbose 3 -query hostname -nodecoration -lesspointer
> Now here is the part that is baffling.
> Connecting to machine 1 works fine - Connecting to machine 2 fails.
> However, Exceed 6.2 is able to connect to both machines just fine.
Have you checked the FAQ. There are some scenarios with XDMCP and Solaris
> Additionally - If I remove -nodecoration, Xorg will start, but there is
> no display shown.
This is a know problem with the run utility. It will hide console window
but unfortunatly the main window too.
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