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Re: [SLE] Xorg 6.8.1 & the query command
  • From: Adolph & Sharon Weidanz <timeto.paws@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 28 Oct 2004 10:31:05 -0400
  • Message-id: <418102A9.1080408@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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Anders Johansson wrote:
| On Tuesday, 26 October 2004 19.40, Adolph & Sharon Weidanz wrote:
|>here's what's happening.. While at school, on my laptop using wireless.
|>I did a 'X :2 -query'
|>It came up with the solaras login with no problems.
|>At home on my wireless network (W/ linksys router) I do the same thing
|>and get just a x windows gray screen and it goes off to never never land.
|>I friend of mine says he had the same problem, but when he connected his
|>laptop directly to his cable connection it worked.. Any ideas .. If
|>needed let me know what log/config parts to send and I will..
| Silly me, I just realized
| You'll need to set up your router to forward tcp port 6002 (for :2, 6001
| for :1 and so on) to your workstation, since xdmcp tries to connect to
your X
| server
Anders... You are the great guru!!!! I am not kidding.. I really
appreciate your being here in the list...

Now I just got to get the time to figure out the router end of it..
Doesn't look to hard..

Thanks again...

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Adolph & Sharon Weidanz
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