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Old 10-16-2006, 07:45 AM   #1
ZenicStriker
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Question Setting up RDP


I'm trying to set up xrdp on my xubuntu server.

So I downloaded xrdp from their site on sourceforge, and installed it.

I started the rdp server, but when I try to connect to the rdp server with the Windows XP client, I get some problems.

I enter my username and password, and then it says "Connected" but stalls. And then the client crashes.

How can I fix this problem? Or how do I set up xrdp properly?
 
Old 10-16-2006, 11:55 AM   #2
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I would suggest vncserver and a vnc client for windows personally, but that's just me. I've never gotten xrdp working well.
 
Old 10-18-2006, 10:11 AM   #3
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I have set up a vncserver, but I want to set up a rdp server as well, just to learn how to do it.

Anybody got some tips on how to set up xRDP server properly?
 
Old 01-15-2007, 11:07 AM   #4
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you might want to edit startwm.sh in /usr/local/xrdp/. as i believe xubuntu does not come with kde and the default is kde. so edit it to start xfce. i changed mine to start fluxbox.
 
  


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