[Gllug] Cygwin problems or X problems?
Robert P. McKenzie
rmckenzi at rpmdp.com
Wed Aug 18 10:58:51 UTC 2004
Adrian McMenamin wrote:
> On Wednesday 18 August 2004 11:11, farnsaw at stonedoor.com wrote:
>>Quoting Adrian McMenamin <adrian at mcmen.demon.co.uk>:
>>>I using cygwin over SSH to remotely operate kmail and, after some sort of
>>>freeze/crash with an X app I am having all sorts of problems.
>> No suggestions on how to get it back without a reboot, however, you could
>>use dyndns.org to get a domain name for the server with a dynamic IP. Then
>>run one of the clients that frequently (and on boot) check the IP of the
>>machine and report it to dyndns.org to update the DNS record for that box.
>>This would allow you to always reach the box via a "static" domain name.
> I have an address registered with dyndns but havenever been able to understand
> how their configuration works, and obviously, if it fails on reboot now I am
> stuffed :(
Do you not have any other way ontot he machine? Can you not SSH into the machine?
Robert P. McKenzie | GammaRay Technical Services Ltd
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