xrdp docs it should be possible to connect remotely without using a local VNC server:
xrdp can connect to a locally created X.org session with the xorgxrdp drivers [my emphasis], to a VNC X11 server, and forward to another RDP server.
I can connect with RDP from Windows:
Then I select Xorg session and supply username and password. After some timeout an error pops up about an unknown connection problem.
tail /var/log/xrdp.log and
tail /var/log/xrdp-sesman.log output:
[DEBUG] Closed socket 17 (AF_UNIX) ... [DEBUG] Closed socket 17 (AF_UNIX) [DEBUG] xrdp_wm_log_msg: some problem [DEBUG] xrdp_mm_module_cleanup [DEBUG] Closed socket 16 (AF_INET6 ::1 port 38094)
dmesg doesn't show any problems nor references to
Xorg or similar.
ps -A | grep rdp shows
xrdp-sesman processes running. Tried connecting with Windows 7 to Debian: same problem.
Any ideas? Running on a virtualized minimal, clean Debian 9.1 installation. Only only
xrdp installed with
apt-get. (No errors during installation.)
xorgxrdp drivers installed (since they depend on