Bug 427111 - Gnome session do not load properly over remote XDMCP (GDM)
Summary: Gnome session do not load properly over remote XDMCP (GDM)
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm
Version: 8
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-12-31 22:27 UTC by moshe beeri
Modified: 2009-01-09 05:39 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-01-09 05:39:55 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
gdm configuration (3.69 KB, text/plain)
2007-12-31 22:27 UTC, moshe beeri
no flags Details

Description moshe beeri 2007-12-31 22:27:31 UTC
remote session loads without start menu nor desktop luncher.
if you choose KDE for the session the session loads well. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Standard fedora core 8 installation.
my gdm configuration (/etc/gdm/custom.conf) is as follow:

using cygwin with xdmcp ver 1.1.x installed on Windoz XP.

How reproducible:
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install fedora core 8
2.On WinXP install cygwin include X11 packadge.
3.on fedora enable xdmcp using gdmsetup.
4.try connect several time to Gnome session.

Actual results:
Remote Gnome Session is unusable :-(

Expected results:
Blank screen of desktop background only!!!
Try KDE Session, Oppps it works.

Additional info:
Contact me for further information to my email: moshe.beeri@gmail.com

Comment 1 moshe beeri 2007-12-31 22:27:32 UTC
Created attachment 290594 [details]
gdm configuration

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