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Old 08-22-2003, 05:50 PM   #1
nsong
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Hi all.
I'm trying to switch from metacity to sawfish. I downloaded and installed the sawfish rpm. I tried doing as root: killall metacity && sawfish & but got the following:

error--> (error "sm-open-connection" "Authentication Rejected, reason : None of the authentication protocols specified are supported and
host-based authentication failed")

Any ideas?

-NS
 
Old 08-22-2003, 06:00 PM   #2
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