X2Go Bug report logs - #260
x2goclient OS X: password input not working on second connect or in broker-mode

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Package: x2goclient; Maintainer for x2goclient is X2Go Developers <x2go-dev@lists.x2go.org>; Source for x2goclient is src:x2goclient.

Reported by: Dörflinger Dirk <dirk.doerflinger@bsse.ethz.ch>

Date: Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:48:01 UTC

Severity: important

Tags: pending

Merged with 139, 284

Found in versions,,

Fixed in version

Done: Mike Gabriel <mike.gabriel@das-netzwerkteam.de>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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#260: x2goclient OS X: password input not working on second connect or in broker-mode

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From: Mike Gabriel <mike.gabriel@das-netzwerkteam.de>
To: 139-submitter@bugs.x2go.org
Cc: control@bugs.x2go.org, 139@bugs.x2go.org
Subject: X2Go issue (in src:x2goclient) has been marked as closed
Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:55:20 +0100 (CET)
close #139


we are very hopeful that X2Go issue #139 reported by you
has been resolved in the new release ( of the
X2Go source project »src:x2goclient«.

You can view the complete changelog entry of src:x2goclient (
below, and you can use the following link to view all the code changes
between this and the last release of src:x2goclient.


If you feel that the issue has not been resolved satisfyingly, feel
free to reopen this bug report or submit a follow-up report with
further observations described based on the new released version
of src:x2goclient.

Thanks a lot for contributing to X2Go!!!

X2Go Git Admin (on behalf of the sender of this mail)

X2Go Component: src:x2goclient
Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:21:38 +0100
Fixes: 139 230 241 311 315 316 328 333
 x2goclient ( RELEASED; urgency=low
   [ Mike Gabriel ]
   * New upstream version (
     - Provide Keywords: key in .desktop file.
     - Add NSIS packaging files for win32 builds to source tree.
       (Files provided by Oleksandr Shneyder, thanks!!!).
     - Rename win32 desktop and startmenu icon from "X2goClient" to "X2Go
     - Store broker HTTPS certificate exceptions in
       $HOME/.x2go/ssl/exceptions (before: $HOME/ssl/exceptions).
       (Fixes: #328).
     - Perform sanity checks on data that comes in from X2Go Servers.
       Prohibit the execution of arbitrary code via the ~/.bashrc file.
       (Fixes: #333).
     - Add option --broker-cacertfile. Allow usage of non-system-wide
       installed (self-signed) SSL certificate chains for https (SSL)
       session broker connections. (Fixes: #311).
     - Update man page for new --tray-icon cmdline option.
     - Update man page for --broker-url. Explain the syntax of <URL>.
     - Properly handle (=expand) the "~" character in key filenames. (Brought to
       attention by Eldamir on IRC. Thanks!).
     - Expand tilde operator for all other file paths handed over to X2Go Client
       via sessions file or cmdline parameter.
     - Syntax fix of x2goclient.desktop file.
     - Test for various file locations of the pulseaudio cookie file.
     - Allow patching of qmake-qt4 executable path in Makefile.
     - Make qmake-qt4 and lrelease path in Makefile easily replacable (as
       RHEL-5 does not have those tools in $PATH).
     - Make sure that build_client and build_plugin are not build with parallel
     - Make x2goplugin-provider installable via Makefile.
   * Pull-in packaging changes from Debian.
   * debian/source/format:
     + Switch to format 1.0.
   * x2goclient.spec:
     + Ship x2goclient.spec (RPM package definitions) in upstream project.
       (Thanks to the Fedora package maintainers).
     + Clear (Fedora package) changelog.
     + Make package build on Fedora/EPEL versions that do not have the
       qtbrowserplugin package.
     + For EPEL-5 builds: replace full path to qmake-qt4 and lrelease.
     + Split up package into bin:packages: x2goclient, x2goplugin,
     + Make sure lrelease-qt4 is executed (not just lrelease).
   [ Ricardo DĂ­az MartĂ­n ]
   * New upstream versino (
     - Strip whitespaces off of user name, host name and other
       strings when loading / saving session profiles.(Fixes: #315).
     - New option --tray-icon. Force showing the tray icon, even for
       hidden sessions. Also allow creation of .desktop files with
       --tray-icon optionally being enabled. (Fixes: #316).
     - Update Spanish translation.
   [ Oleksandr Shneyder ]
   * New upstream version (
     - Support for keys "shadowuser" "shadowdisplay" and "shadowmode" in
       config file. This allows choosing the default display for shadow
     - Support for GSSApi(Kerberos 5) authentication. Using ssh/scp commands
       on Linux and Mac and plink/pscp on Windows.
     - Support for ChallengeResponseAuthentication (Google Authenticator)
     - Setting main window focus on mac (Fixes: #139).
     - Additional check if authentication with GSSApi successfull
     - c121b7e2d3d83abdc2d7a29637bc3294e38b2ec3 broke checking if remote
       command produce only stderr and not stdout. It made x2goclient crash
       if x2gostartagent send LIMIT error. Current commit fixes this issue.
     - SshMasterConnection should use current user name if no user name is
       specified in session settings
     - GSSApi(Kerberos 5) authentication for sshproxy and sshbroker
     - fixed GSSApi(Kerberos 5) authentication for sshproxy and sshbroker
       on windows
   [ Heinrich Schuchardt ]
   * New upstream version (
     - Handle SSH host key changes more elegantly and allow user interaction
       if such a host key change occurs. (Fixes: #241).
   [ Michael DePaulo ]
   * New upstream version (
     - win32: Add uninstall information to Add/Remove Programs. (Fixes: #230).

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From: Dörflinger Dirk <dirk.doerflinger@bsse.ethz.ch>
To: "submit@bugs.x2go.org" <submit@bugs.x2go.org>
Subject: Mac client not accepting input after disconnect
Date: Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:31:07 +0000
Package: x2goclient<http://bugs.x2go.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?package=x2goclient>


I am evaluating x2go for our environmenta at the moment.

I can connect to different servers, work with it, but as soon as I disconnect a session, the client won't access any key inputs. I can still click with the mouse and get reactions like opening the settings dialog, I can even enter text in the settings dialog, but I cannot log in anymore as I cannot enter a password (or change my username).

This happens on different Macs, all using the latest Version of OS X 10.8 (one tested with 10.8.3).

My environment:

V (Qt – 4.8.4)
OS X 10.8.4

RedHat Enterprise Server 6.4
Linux 2.6.32-358.6.2.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue May 14 15:48:21 EDT 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux


There are no entries in the client's logs about this.


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