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Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 12 months ago

#1000 closed defect

remote xpra connection fails with fish shell — at Version 1

Reported by: lapsio Owned by: lapsio
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: client Version: 0.17.x
Keywords: Cc:

Description (last modified by Antoine Martin)

xpra fails to connect to remote host if user is using fish as default shell with log:

lapsio@linux-6o92 ~> xpra attach "ssh:pi:12"
2015-10-13 19:37:11,772 rencode import error: No module named rencode
2015-10-13 19:37:11,927 Warning: zlib is the only compressor enabled
2015-10-13 19:37:11,927  install and enable lzo or lz4 support for better performance
2015-10-13 19:37:11,927 Warning: 'rencode' packet encoder not found
2015-10-13 19:37:11,927  the other packet encoders are much slower
2015-10-13 19:37:11,927 xpra gtk2 client version 0.15.5 (r10506)
** Message: pygobject_register_sinkfunc is deprecated (GstObject)
2015-10-13 19:37:12,168 OpenGL_accelerate module loaded
2015-10-13 19:37:12,168 Using accelerated ArrayDatatype
2015-10-13 19:37:12,169 OpenGL support could not be enabled:
2015-10-13 19:37:12,169  vendor 'VMware, Inc.' is blacklisted!
2015-10-13 19:37:12,276 detected keyboard: rules=evdev, model=pc104, layout=us
2015-10-13 19:37:12,276 desktop size is 5760x2560 with 1 screen(s):
2015-10-13 19:37:12,277   ':12.0' (1463x650 mm - DPI: 100x100) workarea: 1366x714
2015-10-13 19:37:12,277     screen
Password: 
Unsupported use of '||'. In fish, please use 'COMMAND; or COMMAND'.
fish: xpra initenv || echo "Warning: xpra server does not support initenv" 1>&2;~/.xpra/run-xpra _proxy :12
                    ^
2015-10-13 19:37:16,011 failed to receive anything, not an xpra server?
2015-10-13 19:37:16,011   could also be the wrong username, password or port
2015-10-13 19:37:16,011   or maybe this server does not support 'unknown' compression or 'bencode' packet encoding?
2015-10-13 19:37:16,012 Connection lost

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by Antoine Martin

Description: modified (diff)
Owner: changed from Antoine Martin to lapsio

You should be able to workaround this with:

XPRA_INITENV_COMMAND="xpra initenv" xpra attach ssh:...

This will be the default in version 0.16

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