[CentOS-devel] nx-3.0.0 RPMS

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Thu Jun 28 15:25:41 UTC 2007

On 6/28/07, Johnny Hughes <mailing-lists at hughesjr.com> wrote:
> There are some NX-3.0.0 RPMS that currently seem to work OK with the
> current freenx (0.6.0-13) backend (for centos-5).
> They do not do all the new things that nx-3.0 can do (we are waiting on
> a new freenx that does those things) ... however this version does
> compile on x86_64 (and there is also a version of freenx for x86_64 as
> well).
> Currently there is a symlink to /usr/lib/NX for 64bit OSes as well ...
> but that also should be cleared up when the new FreeNX is released.
> For anyone who wants native x86_64 support, these should be OK, at least
> for testing.

I am testing it on a C5 x86_64 machine.  First, I needed to uninstall
the existing nx-2.x to install the new nx-3.x.  Otherwise, I get an

unpacking of archive failed on file /usr/lib/NX: cpio: rename

Now, nx-3 has been installed but does not work.  I get connected but
with a black screen.  After 1 minute or so, the whole thing

Any suggestions?


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