[mythtv-users] How can I get my monitorless backend to start up

Yan Seiner yan at seiner.com
Sat Apr 18 13:22:22 UTC 2009

Steve V wrote:
> Ok, I think I threw in a red hearing, I said that the frontend could 
> not connect to the backend, I assumed it was cause by the system not 
> fully starting up. I found that problem was due to th IP address being 
> incorrect in the frontend not due to the backend not completely starting.
> It seems like the only issue I have is that I can't use VNC because it 
> relies on Xorg.
> So my choices are:
> change the Xorg settings so I can use VNC
> or
> Use something other than VNC for remote management that does not 
> require Xorg to be changed.
> So I am open to recomendations for a remote management tool that will 
> work with Ubuntu and allow me to modify the backend server remotely.

Please go back and read one of my responses to your query.  Hint: XDMCP 
is what you want.


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