Questions tagged [x2go]

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XprintIdle for x2go sessions

I am using xprintidle to get the idle time (no user input) of an x2go session of an ubuntu vm. And I am monitoring the idle time of any x2go session in the terminal by export DISPLAY=xx && ...
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20.04 Gnome X2Go Artifacting

I'm wondering how to reduce the number of artifacts/glitches in X2go. For example, I often see icons on the desktop appear through the current window (e.g. fullscreen or full windowed Firefox). Are ...
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How to create a secure x2go setup between Server(Ubuntu using Network A) to Client(Windows/Ubuntu using Network A)

Setting up X2Go as Remote Desktop Software with two scenario's 1) Client and Server on same network this tutorial works fine How To Set Up a Remote Desktop with X2Go on Ubuntu 20.04 1) Client is on ...
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remote display freezes & poor performance (x2go, XFCE, lightdm)

I have a server runnning Ubuntu Server 20.04 with XFCE4 (lightdm) and x2go. On the client side I use the x2go client for windows on windows 10. Since the client and the server are usually in the same ...
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Visual artifacts in x2go XFCE4 sessions after upgrade from 20.04 to 21.04

folks. I've been using x2go XFCE4 sessions on a box for ages with no problems but after an upgrade to 21.04 (from 20.04) I'm now getting strange visual artifacts: black boxes around windows, ghosting, ...
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x2go / x2godesktopsharing shows qt.qpa.xcb: could not connect to display / Mate desktop

I have an issue with x2go using Qt, which is a remote control program, as VNC, Teamviewer, ... I have 3 computers named like this (to explain) : Computer A : at home, computer as host for VMs. It is ...
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x2go sesion on remote server freezes after certain amount of time

I got an issue with x2go on remote server. It seems that screen freezes. I can log in and work under ssh session but I got no response from x2go. I did turned of screen saver and all power saving ...
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X2Go Client Black Screen connecting to Ubuntu using Session Type Connect to local desktop

I've been using X2Go for a while now to connect from Windows10 to remote Ubuntu server. I've been using the X2Go Session Type "Connect to local desktop". Everything was working last night. ...
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PyHoca-GUI system tray icon not showing in Ubuntu 20.04

I have installed pyhoca-gui version 0.6.1.1 on Ubuntu 20.04 and after running the program I do not see the icon in the notifications area/systray. The systray icon is the only way to access the ...
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X2go session unresponsive after brief period

When I connect with ubuntu gnome x2goclient to a x2goserver running ubuntu xfce, I am unable to resume a suspended session after a short time (+-5 minutes). I've run debug both on client and server to ...
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x2go keyboard layout

I installed x2go in an Ubuntu 16.04.5 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.15.0-29-generic x86_64) machine which I use as a server. On the other side I connect to this server using an x2go client installed in a windows ...
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Missing mouse cursor in x2go client when using Gnome session type

Both the x2go server and x2go client are running Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. When connecting from x2goclient client and specifying to use XFCE as the session type, the mouse is visible over the display area of ...
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x2goagent does not grab key combinations in windowed mode

I use x2go (latest version installed from x2go ppa) to connect to another ubuntu 18.04 machine. x2go has some shortcuts documented: https://wiki.x2go.org/doku.php/doc:usage:x2goclient I'm specifically ...
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How to set passwordless session with x2go

I have set up private/public keys between a client and a server. I can do passwordless ssh logins. I use x2go to establish remote desktop sessions from the client, with the following configuration: ...
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clipboard stops working on x2go windows client when accessing ubuntu server

I am using this windows client to access Ubuntu: When I reconnect, clipboard usually works, but some time later it usually stop working. But clipboard I mean copying in windows and pasting in Windows....
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x2go icon not appearing in dock (20.04)

Recently upgraded to 20.04. A small annoyance with x2go client app: the icon for the remote desktop window (X2GoAgent) doesn't appear in the dock. It's just a blank square. If I alt-tab, it shows ...
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Arrow keys randomly stop working in x2go

I am connecting from Ubuntu Linux 18 to another Ubuntu linux machine with x2go. Connection works, but some keys don't, especially arrow keys. When I press up arrow, it starts screen capture: I tried ...
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x2go suddenly stopped working

After server restart, I can not connect to it with x2go anymore, this is x2goclient says to me: NXPROXY - Version 3.5.99.16 Copyright (c) 2001, 2011 NoMachine (http://www.nomachine.com) Copyright (c)...
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Can't install x2go server on ubuntu 18.04 server

I tried to install x2go server on ubuntu 18.04 but get following messages carlo@cartracker:~$ sudo apt-get install x2goserver x2goserver-xsession Paketlisten werden gelesen... Fertig ...
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x2go do not connect to active desktop session

I have an Ubuntu Server 16.04 installation that I later added Lubuntu desktop to. I then installed the x2go server (and the client on my Lubuntu 18.04 laptop). For some years everything worked like a ...
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Google chrome/chromium browser does not work with x2go client side. Fix needed?

I am using x2go to access my Ubuntu system remotely. The x2go server is running on Ubuntu 18.04 and I using x2go client on Windows 10. Google chrome and chromium browsers both work fine when using the ...
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How to connect with x2go to remote desktop via public ip?

I have two laptops. Using x2go I succeeded at connection from one to another and vice versa via local IP, e.g. in the field Host i typed 192.168.0.101 for first and 192.168.0.102 for second. Now, I'm ...
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X2Go desktop sharing feature for single application only

I'm using X2Go to run a single GUI application on a remote system running Kubuntu. Instead of a whole desktop environment, you can launch single graphical applications in X2Go... source Also: ...
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Not able to access Ubuntu remote machine via X2Go client?

I installed X2Go in my remote machine and when i am trying to access this machine via X2Go Client from Windows10 machine i am getting a black screen which exited within a few second after login .The ...
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x2go compatibility problems

I want to use x2go unity or gnome-shell, but it seems impossible because only XCFE and simple gnome seem to work. Can someone take a look? What's going on? Thank you! Sep 24 16:58:35 antonov /usr/...
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x2go client on display2 with enabled alt tab setting (custom xserver setting)

I am using x2go Client. I am able to see full screen on display2, I am also able to change setting to enable alt+tab with custom xserver setting (-rootless -keyhook -notrayicon -clipboard). Problem:...
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Resolve "x2golistsessions: command not found" Ubuntu 14.04.5

I'm attempting to get x2go running on a 14.04.5 LTS server. When attempting to get connected, I get the message: **Connection failed.** bash: x2golistsessions: command not found on the client. ...
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Problems over xrdp, vnc and x2go

I'm having issues running several applications when connected to my ubuntu desktop remotely. I think it may be related to the graphics card (nvidia m2000) and could use some help figuring out what to ...
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How to install gnome desktop in ubuntu

I am using ubuntu vps (OVH) and have access though ssh . I want some graphical user interface and found Gnome is good . I have installed gnome desktop and x2go server but i cannot connect to it ...
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Xmodmap problem blocks connection via x2go

I have a remote server with x2go, in the remote .profile I call xmodmap. The call of xmodmap throws a warning: xmodmap: unable to open display '' This was until the upgrade to ubuntu 16.04.1 no ...
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Can't connect with VPS running Ubuntu server 16 with x2go

earlier today (or yesterday -_-) I've rented a VPS (from aruba cloud) for a personal project. I've managed to establish SSH connection in putty so I can run shell commands alright. What I want to do ...
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Cairo-dock transparency issues x2go

I installed cairo-dock on lubuntu 16.04. It works well, except that every time the dock shows, instead of having pure transparency around the dock, it wipes a patch out of my windows around the dock; ...
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What is Canonical's solution/strategy for Remote Desktop in Ubuntu?

Ever since breaking solutions like xrdp with Unity's hardware acceleration, I've been wondering what Canonical would do to replace it or what their official recommendation would be. Is this no longer ...
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Why is my keyboard layout messed up when using X2Go and VirtualBox?

I connect to an Ubuntu server from my Mac via X2Go, using MATE. I can type into almost any program with no problem. If I open OnBoard, the layout looks correct, but when I click the button that has ...
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No applications in xfce menu x2go

I'm running Xubuntu through x2go. When I run the computer locally it works fine, but when I remotely x2go into it, there are no aplications in the xfce menu - it acts as though there are no ...
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X2GO with Ubuntu Mate/Xfce 16.04 fails to start

X2GO with Ubuntu Mate 16.04 fails to start with the following error message in ~/.xsession-x2go-errors XSession-x2go: X session started for testuser at Fri Apr 26 22:30:23 EDT 2016 localuser:...
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Bind all keystrokes to an application

I'm running 16.04 with LXDE on an old server. Graphics are obviously not awesome (8MB onboard graphics), so I am using x2go to forward my xsession over 10 100 1000. The problem is that the ...
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X2go Start Server

I have installed X2go on my Ubuntu machine acting as a server. But how do I start the service? When I try to connect to it from an x2go client machine, it just opens the remote desktop window and ...
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X2go Black Screen

I've installed x2go for testing remote desktop. When I connect to my server (which is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, with Unity as the desktop environment) I get a black screen. In the settings, I did ...
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Why isn't X2Go Server in the main Ubuntu repository?

While the X2Go client (package "x2goclient") can be downloaded from the main Ubuntu repository; this is not true for the X2Go server. One needs to get it from a different repository by doing the ...
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How to detect x2go idle sessions?

Using who -u and w commands, we can find out which ssh sessions are idle for how many time-period. But these commands don't capture x2go sessions; x2go works over ssh though. I am looking an ...
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How can I reset NX sessions?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and x2goserver. The x2go sessions boot into openbox, which starts a java program as defined in its autostart profile. Question is, if I make an update to this java ...
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SSH session alway active, what is it? Should I close it?

I've been trying to setup a server-> client local network with x2go. I have it working, sort of... but I don't know much about networking, SSH, etc -- so it's been a steep learning curve. I'm ...
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Connection failed on Ubuntu using x2go

Hello I encountered on my x2go when trying to remote the ubuntu server **Connection Failed.** perl:warning: Setting locale failed. perl:warning Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = "...
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Can't add ppa:x2go/stable error in 14.04 LTS [duplicate]

This problem has kept many Ubuntu users like me from using x2go and we are forced to choose vnc or other alternatives. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:x2go/stable cannot add ppa: ppa:x2go/stable please ...
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Not able to see Ubuntu 14.04 screen via X2GO

I have been working with Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop edition on a remote server. I am using X2GO client to access it. Everything is Ok until this morning where I started developing in PyQt4. I set the ...
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x2go client not showing gui

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 system with x2goclient version 4.0.1.1 installed. When I open the client, the GUI doesn't show. I tried erasing the local settings by running rm -rf ~/.x2go, but that didn't ...
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X2go remote access error from mac

I want to access my netbook with lubuntu from a macbook pro machine. Here is what I did: on lubuntu I installed X2Go server: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:x2go/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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Can't start default file manager on Ubuntu 14.04

I run an Ubuntu 14.04 64bit and access it remotely with X2Go. Currently I have tried both Mate and LXDE but neither works correctly. I can log in and browse the desktop menu, but no desktop icons ...
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Can't Add ppa:x2go/stable

I am trying to turn a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 into an X2go server. I have followed the instructions here: http://wiki.x2go.org/doku.php/wiki:repositories:ubuntu I have taken these steps: su ...