> (This is a restatement of our previous post requesting info on any
> Cygwin/X11R6/rdesktop experience...thanks to Chris January for the
> rdesktop.exe binary)
> We need to configure a single-host Win2k Terminal Server solution;
> this machine should provide Windows desktops on X-terminals. On
> a test machine using Cygwin/Xfree86 one may telnet from the X-terminal
> and establish an xterm (bash) session but then invoking 'rdesktop.exe'
> will not open a session on the remote display. 'rdesktop.exe' does open
> a session window on the console display if invoked from a console
> command prompt.
> 'rdesktop' running on a Unix host works well to provide a Windows
> session desktop on an X-terminal however we need to create a
> configuration which doesn't require a separate Unix host to
> provide X11 services.
> Also XDM running on Cygwin/Xfree86 will produce a 'willing to manage'
> broadcast and if the Win host is selected it does present a login
> screen but fails on authentication. Has anyone made XDM work?
> Michael Grigoni
> Cybertheque Museum
Perhpas you should test rdesktop through real X windows sessions.
Take a look at http://pxes.sf.net
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