[clug] Bizarre failures in remote X server
daz111 at rsphysse.anu.edu.au
Mon Oct 13 16:42:09 EST 2003
I have set up my Mandrake 9.1 box as a server allowing remote sessions
via XDMCP. Things are working beautifully, I thought.
Now we have a visitor who is also quite proficient at running a Linux
box (Linux From Scratch) and he is keen to use a remote login.
Only problem is half the forms don't work, such as the URL bar in
Mozilla, or certain forms in Galeon. We thought it was a GTK problem but
some GTK apps don't have this issue. No idea what's going on but it's a
It doesn't matter whether the remote user starts the app or the user on
the local server, same problem. We did have it working once, after doing
an xhost +servername, but now can't get the same fix to work.
Any thoughts would be appreciated.
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