Error: Maximum number of XDMCP requests exceeded
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When trying to connect more than two sessions, get an error:
ERROR: Maximum number of XDMCP requests exceeded.
A GUI tool will be displayed. Choose the XDMCP tab at the top.
Increase the 'Displays per host' setting to how many sessions you would like to be able to login with simultaneously. (Default is 2)
The changes will take effect after gdm restarts. In the terminal, run:
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- Document ID:7000176
- Creation Date: 22-Apr-2008
- Modified Date:23-Mar-2021
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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