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Grim Reaper grim "at" beak.darkwing.net
Thu, 05 Mar 1998 16:18:19 +0000



I ought to kiss u :) but I won't 
This works great :)


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On Thu, 5 Mar 1998, Tristan Richardson wrote:

> 
> > > 
> > > Okay, heres an pieve of X.log
> > > 
> > > Any ideas??

> > > <><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><><>
> > > Xlib: connection to "steel:1.0" refused by server

> If this is the Xauthority problem that I think it is, a neater solution is to
> add an extra line to the vncserver script - where it stores the magic cookie
> for the display "hostname:1", you also need to add the same cookie for display
> "hostname/unix:1", i.e. where you have
> 
>   system("xauth -f $xauthorityFile add $host:$displayNumber . $cookie");
> 
> add another line
> 
>   system("xauth -f $xauthorityFile add $host/unix:$displayNumber . $cookie");
> 
> 
> Cheers
> 
> Tristan
> 
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