xRDP Connection Errors on CentOS 6


After yum install xrdp and starting the service, I encountered the error during remote desktop to the Linux Box.

connecting to sesman ip 127.0.0.1 port 3350
sesman connect ok
sending login info to session manager, please wait...
xrdp_mm_process_login_reponse: login successful for display
started connecting
connecting to 127.0.0.1 5910
error - problem connecting

At the /var/log/xrdp-sesman.log

......
[20141118-23:53:40] [ERROR] X server for display 10 startup timeout
[20141118-23:53:40] [INFO ] starting xrdp-sessvc - xpid=2998 - wmpid=2997
[20141118-23:53:40] [ERROR] X server for display 10 startup timeout
[20141118-23:53:40] [ERROR] another Xserver is already active on display 10
[20141118-23:53:40] [DEBUG] aborting connection...
[20141118-23:53:40] [INFO ] ++ terminated session:  username root, display :10.0
.....

I have installed the necessary GNOME Desktop packages. Installing GNOME Desktop on CentOS 6 on a console before installing xrdp.

But the solution is quite simple. You need to install the tigervnc-server package and just the tigervnc only.

# yum install tigervnc-server

Restart the xrdp again.

# service xrdp restart

 

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