[CLUG] linuxconf over X
Donncha O Caoimh
donncha.ocaoimh at tradesignals.com
Thu Feb 10 09:48:05 GMT 2000
It should work. I just tried running Linuxconf off a RH61 box to my own
RH61 box and it worked no problem. What colour depth is the client
running at? Linuxconf needs 256 colours I think. At 16 colours it barfs.
At the worst, try change the X client to 256 colours and see if that
Peter Flynn wrote:
> Why won't linuxconf -display foo.bar.ie:0.0 & work?
> The user is logged into an RH5.2 box from a PC, running
> Reflection X, which we have used successfully for remote
> management many times running against Suns and Alphas.
> xhost is therefore presumably set correctly, and the
> use is logged inwith a userid whose privs are set to
> allow use of linuxconf and to become superuser.
> $ linuxconf -display foo.bar.ie:0.0 &
>  21319
> $ <user hits CR>
>  Segmentation fault linuxconf -display foo.bar.ie:0.0 (core dumped)
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