X2Go Bug report logs - #682
X2Go client on Ubuntu 14.04 always connect with session type unix-kde

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

Reported by: Biocyberman <biocyberman@gmail.com>

Date: Sat, 29 Nov 2014 20:35:02 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: moreinfo

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Subject: Re: [X2Go-Dev] X2Go client on Ubuntu 14.04 always connect with
 session type unix-kde
To: Biocyberman <biocyberman@gmail.com>, 682@bugs.x2go.org
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From: Mihai Moldovan <ionic@ionic.de>
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On 11/29/2014 09:34 PM, Biocyberman wrote:
> Package: x2goclient
> The problem:
> When using x2goclient to connect to the server, I can't get the session to
> finish starting up. I can access the remote MATE desktop (Ubuntu 14.04) menus
> (i.e. "Applications", "Places", "System") but now icons appear on the desktop.
> Starting of applications take much longer time than expected.
> My work around:
> Switch to connecting using KDE session, or using PyHoca-GUI to connect. If I use
> PyHoca-GUI, I can connect to the server with MATE session type successfully.
> This work around suggests clearly that X2Goclient has some problems to form
> proper connect to the server. And I think the fixed "session type" information
> below at "Information from 'Show Details'" is causing the problem.
> Thanks for the work of X2Go
> Kind regards
> Adam
> ------------------------My Client Inforamtion
> ------------------------------------------
> Linux x2goclient 3.13.0-24-generic #47-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 2 23:30:00 UTC 2014
> x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> X2Go Client V. (Qt - 4.8.6)
> (C. 2005-2014 obviously nice: Oleksandr Shneyder, Heinz-Markus Graesing)
> ----------- ----------My Server
> Inforamtion-----------------------------------------------
> xuser@xgserver:~$ uname -a
> Linux xgserver 3.13.0-40-generic #69-Ubuntu SMP Thu Nov 13 17:53:56 UTC 2014
> x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> xuser@xgserver:~$ /usr/bin/x2goversion
> x2goagent:
> x2golxdebindings:
> x2goserver:
> x2goserver-extensions:
> x2goserver-xsession:
> [...]
> ===>Warning: Unrecognized session type 'unix-kde-depth_24'. Assuming agent
> session.<===
> [...]

This message might be misleading. All full desktop sessions feature it.

That's not a real problem.

One problem, I do see, though, is that some components lag behind the x2goserver
(package) version.

Can you reproduce this problem on a still-supported platform using the currently
available versions?


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