Frank Cox wrote: > I am trying to get LTSP 4.2 working with this F8 x86_64 setup, but haven't > managed to get a gdm display up on my terminal. I just get the infamous grey > screen with a black X in the center. > > In the process of investigating this problem, I tried this from another "real" > computer on my network: > > X :1 -query 192.168.0.2 > > It's my understanding that I should then see my gdm login screen. > > However, I got the same grey screen with the X that I see on my terminal. > Therefore, I don't think I have a problem with LTSP as such; it's a problem > with remote X sessions. > > This is what I saw on the console: > > X Window System Version 1.3.0 > Release Date: 19 April 2007 > X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 1.3 > Build Operating System: Fedora Core 7 Red Hat, Inc. > Current Operating System: Linux mutt.melvilletheatre.net 184.108.40.206-91.fc7 #1 SMP > Thu Sep 27 23:10:59 EDT 2007 i686 Build Date: 11 June 2007 > Build ID: xorg-x11-server 220.127.116.11-9.fc7 > Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org > to make sure that you have the latest version. > Module Loader present > Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting, > (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational, > (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown. > (==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.1.log", Time: Mon Nov 12 16:42:36 2007 > (==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf" > (II) Module already built-in > (II) Module already built-in > (EE) I810(0): [dri] DRIScreenInit failed. Disabling DRI.FreeFontPath: FPE > "unix/:7100" refcount is 2, should be 1; fixing. (EE) AIGLX: Screen 0 is not > DRI capable > > After hitting ctrl-alt-backspace to exit the X session that didn't start, I got > this on the console: > > FreeFontPath: FPE "unix/:7100" refcount is 2, should be 1; fixing. > > What's wrong here? My remote X can't find a font server that it's expecting? > Or something else? > > Most importantly, how can I fix it? > Dumb question - did you enable remote connections in GDM? I have not checked where it is in F8, but in FC6 it is System --> Administration --> Login Screen --> Remote. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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