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Old 09-04-2007, 10:55 PM   #1
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Remote Login (Kubuntu 7.x to XP)


When playing around on the login screen on Kubuntu 7.x, I stumbled across a remote login button. How would I set up my windows XP machine to be logged into like that? I'm a mid-level n00b at linux, and very proficient on windows (build, repair, program, etc.) Thank you for any help in advance!
 
Old 09-05-2007, 12:38 AM   #2
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Moved: This thread is more suitable in <General> since it's a WINDOWS question, and has been moved accordingly to help your thread/question get the exposure it deserves.
 
Old 09-05-2007, 12:52 AM   #3
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Have a look at this:

http://ubuntuguide.org/wiki/Ubuntu:Feisty
 
Old 09-05-2007, 08:15 PM   #4
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The Ubuntu Wiki does list how to connect to a Ubuntu machine through a Windows machine, but I want to go the other way. I do not, however, want to use VNC. I want to be able to use XDMCP to log into it. I know there is a way, I just don't know what it is. Thank you for trying.
 
Old 09-06-2007, 04:03 PM   #5
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Hmm, tried SSH with Putty? But, I think that only lets you bring specific apps over...
 
Old 09-06-2007, 06:42 PM   #6
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Ya, I messed around with SSH, and it won't do what I want. I wonder if I set my XP machine as a DHCP server with remote desktop running on it it might work... Or maybe I'm just an idiot who is missing something very obvious..
 
  


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