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I am using nxserver & nxclient and have run into an issue. Everything connects well and I can see the gnome screen when using nx client. The screen also refreshes as I see new windows pop-up such as the Update Manager.

However, nx client will not accept any input. I try to click on menu items, desktop items but to no avail.

Has anyone encountered this problem before? If so what did you do?

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I have this same problem right now. There is a workaround here but it doesn't work for me. –  BigChief Oct 26 '11 at 21:40

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This worked for me.

First look for the session # of your nxclient session:

ps aux |grep nxagent

You should receive a line like this one:

usr/NX/bin/nxagent -D -options /home/sweiss/.nx/C-jer-build.sandvine.com-1002-829246921EF1EA09EB4B745F89CF7B02/options -name NX - sweiss@jer-build.sandvine.com:1002 - il-build4 :1002

and reset by writing:

DISPLAY=:1002 metacity --replace
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This doesn't work for me. I'm running NX rootless, so I get: user 12536 0.0 0.0 6508 620 pts/0 S+ 19:42 0:00 grep --color=auto nxagent –  didibus Oct 14 at 2:42

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