likely to be stupid, but ...
cbeerse "at" hiscom.nl
Mon Aug 19 16:54:01 2002
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christophe Le Cannellier
> [mailto:christophe.le-cannellier "at" wanadoo.fr]
> Sent: Monday, July 29, 2002 10:54 PM
> To: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: RE: likely to be stupid, but ...
> Thanks to you all, but it still does not work. I do not even dream of
> getting an XDMCP session operational, and for my new friend
> Andreas, I tried
> the xhost + but thing remains the same : connection remains refused by
> server. Security issue, but where the hell from ?
> I have a mandrake 8.2 with kernel 2.4.18-6, out of the box.
> best regards to you all ...
For the xdmcp session, see:
... to start a new server on the fly. It is presented for linux which is
just an other unix. I bet you only need to adapt the /etc/services and
To check if it might work: `Xvnc :4 -query localhost`.
Details to the /etc/inetd.conf file:
- use the path to your Xvnc binary.
- add the fontpath (-fp ...) to reflect your local fontpath (`xrdb -q`)