LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-13-2006, 10:05 PM   #1
rayyes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Posts: 4

Rep: Reputation: 0
freenx problem after authenticating


Hi there...first post on this forum. Please be nice

I'm using FC4, posted this in the fedoraforum, got 66 views and zero replies so I come to you for guidance and wisdom.

My problem in a nutshell is that I can't seem to connect to my freenx server using my regular non-root user.
Root can connect fine with no problems.
I even created a test account, and I can connect with that without problems.
However, my account with all my personal files and stuff can't connect for some reason.
Everything is fine up to the "Authentication completed" part.
After that, the NX Client just stays there for a long period, followed by the "Session Startup Failed" error.
This is in contrast with other accounts that immediately follow "authentication completed" by "Initializing X protcol" etc until i get my X session.

Anyway, the session startup failed has a details button, which points to the following error:
Code:
NX> 148 Server capacity: not reached for user: rayyes
NX> 105 startsession --session="rayyes" --type="unix-kde" --cache="32M" --images="32M" --cookie="******" --link="wan" --kbtype="pc102/en_US" --nodelay="1" --encryption="1" --backingstore="never" --geometry="fullscreen" --media="0" --agent_server="" --agent_user="" agent_password="******""  --screeninfo="969x768x32+render"
This started happening after I was connected from work one day, and the session got sluggish. I killed the client on my windows machine and tried reconnecting, but was faced with the above error....couldn't connect ever since.

I attempted everything I could think of: connecting from a different client, restarting ssh, restarting nxserver, rebooting, killing any hanging sessions on the server, deleting my ~/.nx folder, turning off firewall but no go.

Googling the error turned up some hits, but none that were useful.

I have absolutely zero idea what the deal is, I would appreciate any opinions/suggestions
 
Old 02-14-2006, 10:57 AM   #2
rayyes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Posts: 4

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
nothing?
if its my breath i'll change mouthwash..
 
Old 02-15-2006, 06:42 AM   #3
rayyes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Posts: 4

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
hello... .
 
Old 02-18-2006, 03:45 PM   #4
rayyes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Posts: 4

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
well thanks for making me feel welcome...
nevermind i solved it
 
Old 02-19-2006, 05:01 AM   #5
xrado
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2004
Distribution: Zenwalk/Slackware
Posts: 98

Rep: Reputation: 15
can you please tell how...
i have the same problem
 
Old 02-20-2006, 09:38 AM   #6
krul
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Are you specifying the correct desktop (KDE/GNOME/...) which is available on the host machine?

Made this mistake once....
 
Old 05-22-2006, 10:01 PM   #7
seculor
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Distribution: Fedora
Posts: 6

Rep: Reputation: 0
I have exactly the same problem. How did you solve it?

Last edited by seculor; 05-24-2006 at 05:18 PM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Freenx Authentication Problem linuxpyro Linux - Software 2 07-29-2005 07:21 AM
Help with problem on Freenx on FC3 saltyhnter Linux - Software 1 03-18-2005 12:17 AM
Problem authenticating users for smb sharing Mirkon Linux - Networking 8 02-21-2005 02:40 PM
FreeNX WimSmets Slackware 1 01-06-2005 03:46 PM
Problem with Windows xp printing to redhat smb printer - not authenticating? cmisip Linux - Networking 1 09-14-2003 01:23 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:08 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration