newbie question

Grim Reaper grim "at" iron-fist.net
Thu, 05 Mar 1998 23:42:17 +0000





On Thu, 5 Mar 1998, Markus Wuebben wrote:

> Hi,
> sorry for this newbie question but when I start the vncserver
> no app can connect to the x server:
> Xlib: conntion to ":2.0" refused by server
> Xlib: Client is not authorized to connect to Server

well, sionce I had the same prob, and someone was kind enough to help me,
my turn to relay the message :)

> ...
> What do I have to do? (xauth generate :2 ?)

look for this line in vncserver

system("xauth -f $xauthorityFile add $host:$displayNumber .$cookie");
and add this line below it

system("xauth -f $xauthorityFile add $host/unix:$displayNumber .
$cookie");


> Markus
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