Ask for step-by-step instructions to connect between local X server and remote display manager via XDMCP

Sérgio Basto sergio at
Sat Jan 3 18:34:34 PST 2015

On Ter, 2014-12-30 at 21:05 -0500, Heng Zhou wrote:
> That's all I want. But I have no idea how all these can be done. I
> searched the internet and found something like
> and
>, but they are either too old or too too old, and therefore useless for my configuration. So I wonder if anyone familiar with XDMCP and having a workable experience could please share his/her ideas on how to setting up this environment. Please be specific. Thanks a lot. If you need any other info, please ask.

XDMCP works since 90s , in same way , so examples are not old. Usually
you need enable Xdmcp on login manager that you using [2] 


Sérgio M. B.

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