VNC Server on Redhat ES 3.0-blank screen w/ cursor for Gnome

William Hooper whooper "at" freeshell.org
Sat Apr 24 23:32:00 2004


Chris Riffle said:
[snip]
> -altered /etc/X11/xdm/Xaccess (saved Xaccess.orig)--uncommented "any host
> can get a login window".
> -altered /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf (saved gdm.conf.bak) --set [xdmcp]
> Enable=true
> **I don't know if those steps were actually necessary**

No, they aren't.
[snip]

> *****************xstartup is:**********************************
> [chris "at" s02 .vnc]$ cat ./xstartup
> #!/bin/sh
>
> # Uncomment the following two lines for normal desktop:
> # unset SESSION_MANAGER
> # exec /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc

Did you try this?
[snip]

> /home/chris/.vnc/xstartup: line 11: gnome-start: command not found

There's your answer.  IIRC you don't want "gnome-start" but
"gnome-session".  Is Gnome installed?

-- 
William Hooper