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    Internet connection and XDM / GDM


    How do I connect to a XDM / GDM login server via the Internet with a thin client (old computer with Ubuntu / Debian on it)?

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    The usual method is not to use the XDM session, but use ssh to connect, then start X apps as needed; maybe use a VNC or FreeNX session at the far end if you want a desktop.
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