[winswitch] Server only?

Antoine Martin antoine at nagafix.co.uk
Thu May 2 10:36:29 BST 2013

On 05/02/2013 04:28 PM, Michael Klitgaard wrote:
> I do not know if it is related, but I have problems starting xpra.
> If I do:
> xpra start :7
> The log says:
> [mkl at a6134s01 .xpra]$ cat :7.log
> [dix] Could not init font path element catalogue:/etc/X11/fontpath.d,
> removing from list!
> [dix] Could not init font path element built-ins, removing from list!
> Fatal server error:
> could not open default font 'fixed'
> could not connect to X server on display ':7' after 3 seconds
> 2013-05-02 11:23:19,967 removing socket
> /home/mkl/.xpra/a6134s01.wpcorpnet.com-7
A quick googling tells me you need some font package or library.
I think you need all of those:
Let me know which one is missing from the RPM dependency list and I'll
add it for the next release.


> What am I doing wrong?
> Sincerely
> Michael
> On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 11:09 AM, Michael Klitgaard <michael at klitgaard.dk>wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I have a linux cluster, and I have installed xpra on it a frontend, it is
>> running CentOS 6.3.
>> Can my winswitch on my machine (windows xp) connect to this, or do I need
>> to install winswitch on the server?
>> I have some problems installing winswitch. If I need to install winswitch
>> on the server, is there a way to install a 'minimal' winswitch, which only
>> works as a server and does not have dependencies on eg. nx?
>> I don't see any use for the graphical docked tool on the server.
>> Sincerely
>> Michael
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