X2Go Bug report logs - #1208
Messed up session when resuming from Published Apps mode to Fullscreen desktop mode in thinclient mode

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Package: x2gothinclient; Maintainer for x2gothinclient is X2Go Developers <x2go-dev@lists.x2go.org>; Source for x2gothinclient is src:x2gothinclient.

Reported by: Walid MOGHRABI <w.moghrabi@servicemagic.eu>

Date: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:30:01 UTC

Severity: normal

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Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:24:09 +0200
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Subject: Re: [X2Go-Dev] Bug#1208: Bug#1208: Messed up session when resuming
 from Published Apps mode to Fullscreen desktop mode in thinclient mode
To: Stefan Baur <X2Go-ML-1@baur-itcs.de>, 1208@bugs.x2go.org
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On Mon, Sep 25, 2017 at 2:51 PM, Stefan Baur <X2Go-ML-1@baur-itcs.de> wrote:
> Am 23.09.2017 um 22:25 schrieb Walid MOGHRABI:
>> Let's say you suspended a session in "Published Apps" mode from a local desktop (might be Linux or Windows, it doesn't matter) then try to resume it from a TCE running the client in thinclient mode.
>> This will work, you can resume the session but the display is completely broken : no desktop, no decorations, corrupted display and no widget to logoff so you're stuck there unless someone kills your session from the server.
>> It would be better to simply block the ability to resume a Published Apps session in a mode where it just can't be done such as the thinclient mode.
> The question is: How do we handle that?
> --no-public-applications as a commandline option? We could hardcode that
> into an X2Go-TCE-startup script then.

No, that should work automatically. As long as there's a window
manager on the client side everything will work fine.
 And that's easily checkable by x2goclient.


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