Strange screen saver problem

Brian Knotts bknotts "at"
Tue, 03 Mar 1998 00:31:15 +0000

Anyone seen anything like this?

[bknotts "at" sausage vnc]$ ./vncviewer hostname:0
./vncviewer: VNC server supports protocol version 3.3 (viewer 3.3)
./vncviewer: VNC authentication succeeded
./vncviewer: Desktop name "HOSTNAME"
./vncviewer: Connected to VNC server, using protocol version 3.3
./vncviewer: VNC server default format:
16 bits per pixel.
Least significant byte first in each pixel.
True colour: max red 31 green 31 blue 31
            shift red 10 green 5 blue 0
Using default colormap which is truecolor
Creating window depth 16, visualid 0x20 colormap 0x21
X Error of failed request:  BadValue (integer parameter out of range for
  Major opcode of failed request:  1 (X_CreateWindow)
  Value in failed request:  0x0
  Serial number of failed request:  10
  Current serial number in output stream:  12
[bknotts "at" sausage vnc]$

This occurs whenever the Windows NT host is in screen saver mode ("Logon
Screen Saver") or when the logon screen is present. Only the normal
desktop view succeeds in displaying in vncviewer.

Host is Windows NT 4.0, with the normal Win32 host. Guest is Linux
2.0.32 with the normal vncviewer. Window manager is KDE Beta 3.

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