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RE: rdesktop and vista



Here's another quick troubleshooting step, just to eliminate SELinux as
a culprit:

# echo 0 > /selinux/enforce

And try your connection again. 

-----Original Message-----
From: redhat-list-bounces redhat com
[mailto:redhat-list-bounces redhat com] On Behalf Of James R. Jones
Sent: Saturday, July 28, 2007 15:37
To: General Red Hat Linux discussion list
Subject: Re: rdesktop and vista

Ramsey, Robert L wrote:
> Have you set Vista to allow connections from older versions of remote
desktop?  One of the new security settings allows to only connect to the
newest clients (or something like that; I don't have it right in front
of me) and I believe that is the default choice.  I know you double
checked the settings, but that's my first thought.
>
> Bob
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: redhat-list-bounces redhat com on behalf of James R. Jones
> Sent: Fri 7/27/2007 8:01 PM
> To: General Red Hat Linux discussion list
> Subject: rdesktop and vista
>  
> Hello,
>
> I am trying to get rdesktop working with vista. I using redhat v5 and 
> have been using rdesktop to connect to xp & 2003 servers. However with

> vista I getting connection reset by peer error. I can rdp into the
vista 
> system from a xp system and also by using dameware, however from the 
> redhat system it does not work. I have tried the following:
> Turned off firewall to eliminate that as a variable
> Doubled and tripled check settings in system remote tab
> Did searches on Yahoo looking for a solution
>
> I figure there some small setting that needs to change or there is a 
> conflict with rdeskptop and vista.  The version of rdesktop is 1.4.1 
> that came with redhat v5.  Has anyone ran into this problem with 
> rdesktop or have a solution.  My next step is to install and try 
> rdesktop 1.5.0 from sourceforge but do not like to install a non 
> supported version of the software on the server. 
>
> Any info would be appreciated.
>
> jim
>
>   

Bob,

I do have the the following selected "Allow connections from computers 
running any version of Remote Desktop".

I assume this is what you were referring to.  Any other suggestions 
would be helpful.

jim



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