Re: RCP Doesn't work

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Fri Jun 16 2000 - 13:42:20 CEST

On Thu, Jun 15, 2000 at 10:36:54PM +0100, Clive Wright nicely wrote:
> Sean Roe wrote:
> >
> > I cant get RCP to work.......during boot I get an error message:
> >
> > Starting RemoteControlPanel ...chdir:no such file or directory
> >
> I had the same problem running mu on a standalone box.
> It was caused by /bin/fqn script not returning a host name.
> Suggested quick fix, though not a good solution as it breaks
> the fqn command, append "echo me" (without the quotation
> marks) on a new line at the end of the /bin/fqn script.
> You also need a browser that supports frames or the RCP
> redirects to a non-existant url.

/bin/fqn (full-qualified-name) attempt to find the hostname or ip
ot the machine, but it isn't used by RCP itself. This command is
only used in the Setup/httpd screen relative to RCP, informing
user how to use the RCP.


I'd like to conclude with a positive statement, but I can't 
remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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