XFCE4 interaction with VNC

Don Christensen djc at cisco.com
Mon Oct 3 20:14:25 CEST 2005

Olivier Fourdan wrote:
> On Mon, 2005-10-03 at 16:03 +0200, Alexander Toresson wrote:
>>I've got xfce4 working on vnc, though I ain't using the session
>>manager with it. I just start all other parts of xfce manually.
> You need to unset SESSION_MANAGER in the VNC session startup otherwise
> you apps connect to the host session...
> Xfce works perfectly with VNC.
> Olivier.

I have the following in my .vnc/xstartup:

     export XDG_CONFIG_HOME=/users/djc/.config2
     export XDG_CACHE_HOME=/users/djc/.cache2
     startxfce4 &


Don Christensen       Senior Software Development Engineer
djc at cisco.com         Cisco Systems, Santa Cruz, CA
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