Remote access issue with xdmcp and Gnome.
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 1 (SLES 12 SP1)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 4 (SLES 11 SP4)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 3 (SLES 11 SP3)
Works with: Xephyr, VcXsrv ( working Windows X server implementation with OpenGL acceleration )
Does not work with: Xming
Use Display Manager and Window Manager that do not require 3D acceleration
For example xdm and icewm.
It is possible to do this by :
- editing /etc/sysconfig/displaymanager to show :
- editing /etc/sysconfig/windowmanager to show :
- and switching to runlevel 3 and back to 5 or by rebooting teh system.
As such, gdm and gnome-shell do not work with it.
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- Document ID:7019030
- Creation Date: 22-May-2017
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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