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Re: X11 sessions?

On Wed, Aug 3, 2011 at 9:56 AM, George Georgalis <> 
> Hi, I was wondering if anyone knows how to manage x11 sessions in a
> manner like screen for terminals.
> I'm looking for a way to allow multiple users to authenticate to an
> x11 server via the network, disconnect, re-authenticate from another
> client and resume the x11 session.
> VNC seems the easy solution but it has limitations. Is there an
> implementation that uses the x11 client server model to suspend and
> resume sessions over the network?

The name had escaped me, but the specific feature I'm looking for is
an ability to detach and reattach a network x11 session. Impossible?


George Georgalis, (415) 894-2710,

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