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Re: multiple gnome sessions from same user



On Thu, 2006-09-21 at 12:00 -0400,  Sam Folk-Williams wrote:
> Subject: multiple gnome sessions from same user
> To: fedora-devel-list redhat com
> Message-ID: <1158853936 14144 61 camel samfw rdu redhat com>
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> Hi,
> 
> I'm noticing that if I have a gnome session on my desktop and try to
> start vnc (which also uses gnome) as my same username, I get this
> error:
> 
> gnome-session: you're already running a session manager
> 
> iirc, in the past I would be able to open a second session as the same
> user. Is there a reason/explanation behind not allowing multiple
> sessions? Or have i configured something wrong?
> 
> thanks,
> Sam

Try unsetting SESSION_MANAGER before starting VNC. The same thing can
happen when using Xnest.

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Chris Tyler				http://chris.tylers.info


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