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ID: TR05Q09323
Added on: 2019-05-27
Last update: 2019-07-26
Affects: 6.7
Due to be solved in: 6.0
Platform: All Linux Platforms
Product: NoMachine Server
Severity: Minor
Status: Open
Black screen occurs when connecting to headless Linux hosts

When users connect to the physical desktop of a Linux headless host, a black screen is displayed in the NoMachine session.

This happens when the X server is up and running but the Linux machine doesn't have a monitory physically connected.

As a possible workaround, stop the X server or plug-in a HDMI Dummy Plug adapter or similar.

 

See also:

https://www.nomachine.com/AR03P00973
How to solve black screen on headless machines


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