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I have an Arch linux box that is almost running perfectly but when i connect to the vncserver and the sreensaver turns the screen black, i am forced to reenter the password on the loginscreen of gnome but! and here is the problem, this screen is constantly refreshed so i can't type more than two letters.

I keep every package updated with pacman -Syu. I use tigervnc in version The connection is running over SSH. Gdm in version 3.12.0-1.

Can anyone help here?


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How are you running vnc server? Did you exported flag export XKL_XMODMAP_DISABLE=1for example? – IBr Apr 15 '14 at 10:47
Yes. I have already exported it. – simonides Apr 15 '14 at 11:15
Then I don't know, I used tigervnc only for new sessions (ie. remote machine without running real xserver). When I needed to have a desktop shared with gdm I used x11vnc with gdm's Xauthority passed as argument and that worked like a charm. What else could be wrong with tigervnc I have no idea. – IBr Apr 16 '14 at 7:00

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