[CentOS] XDMCP - no GDM login, only gray screen with X

lingu hicheerup at gmail.com
Thu Oct 2 10:29:36 UTC 2008


   Set Enable=true under XDMCP section on /usr/share/gdm/defaults.conf
and relogin it will work you out.


On Thu, Oct 2, 2008 at 4:34 AM, Sean Carolan <scarolan at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm having trouble getting the GDM login screen to show up when I
> connect from a remote host.  I'm using Xming on the local Windows
> machine, but every time I connect to the remote server all I get is a
> gray window with the X cursor.  I have "Enable=true" in the [xdmcp]
> section of /etc/gdm/custom.conf.  IPtables is disabled.  I've googled
> around and read through the xdmcp page on tldp.org but have not come
> up with anything.  Can anyone help with this issue?
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