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[Bug 1587576] Re: Reconnecting feature in Multiseat systems


Hi, Marcelo,

Userful appears to be using its own customized version of the X server,
so it's not supported by epoptes.

If someone that has access to such a system can troubleshoot it and send
a patch though, we'll gladly accept it.

It's also possible that userful will use the standard multiseat
implementation in the future, in which case it will work fine with

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  Reconnecting feature in Multiseat systems

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Bug description:
  Hi, I have a little issue with the reconnecting feature.
  Sometimes, I don't know why, all the clients just disconnect from the server. after wait a while, the reconnect (apparently) works, but here we use a Multiseat system, which is 1 computer for 3 stations, works pretty well with epoptes. The machine turns on, the epoptes show a red icon (Yeah, just one), only after login, the server show all the icons with the screen thumbnail on it.

  The problem is, when the clients lost connection with the server, the
  icons disappear and after that, appears just a red one. If we manually
  logout and login again, or reopen epoptes-client in each station, it
  reappears in the server screen.

  There is any way to automatic reconnect all stations to the current

  We have 5 Machines to 15 stations running "Linux Educacional 5.0"
  based in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Epoptes 0.5.10

  Sorry for my english, I'm not a native speaker.

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