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Old 07-21-2004, 12:15 PM   #1
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X -query

Hi all,
I'm using this command for to connect others machines in my PC as a user.

An this machine has Unix.
$X -query -depth 8 :2 for example and is good its working very good, but when I like to switch me in other PC with Windows 2000, I can't make the switch the error is the follow.


Do you know how to fix this problem.

Thanks for all.
Old 07-22-2004, 01:56 AM   #2
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Your question was not easy to understand (but it was much better than what I could do if I was trying to describe a problem in Spanish).

If I understood you correctly, you are using XDMCP to make remote connections from one Unix workstation to another. This is working successfully.

I then understood that you were trying to use this method to connect to a Windows 2000 box, and you failed. This would be expected, since Windows 2000 PCs do not typically support XDMCP.

A good tool for connecting remotely between Unix and Windows boxes is VNC.

Here is a link with further information:
Old 07-22-2004, 07:16 AM   #3
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Hi idaho.
Thanks for your help.
Yes It is.
Is exactly what I need to doit. Your information will be of great help.
Thanks for all.
Hola Idaho,
Es exactamente lo que tu decifraste.
Soy Ing. de hp3070 in-circuit y estos equipos tienen instalado unix.
Acabo de instalar linux en my new PC y nesecito conectarme de mi PC con linux Mdrk 10 a mi vieja PC con Windows 2000 Microsoft debido a que todavia tengo aplicaciones que no tengo en Linux y que nesecito para realizar mi trabajo es por eso que nesecito conectarme via remota a mi desktop con microsoft para mandar un email por ejemplo.
Pero esa informacion que me diste me servira de mucho.


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