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Old 04-12-2005, 07:12 PM   #1
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XDMCP Remote access session restore after disconnection


I am using Suse 9.1 and I have configured the server to accept XDMCP connection from remote machines.

I connect to this linux server from a PC using Cygwin/X to run some simulation that take days.

My main problem is that sometimes the connection between my PC and the linux server is lost temporary. When I reconnect, all the processes that I was running are lost.

Main question here is: "how do I configure my linux box to restore my remote XDMCP session after the connection is severed.


Old 04-18-2005, 03:20 PM   #2
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i dont know about XDMCP, but maybe try using a VNC client, it will keep your session alive and be exaclty how you left it when you return. (im not sure, but suse probably already comes with a vnc clients/server, maybe even this one.)


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