XRDP - "could not acquire name on session bus"

Briefly describe your issue below:

Hello world,

I just installed Parrot OS 4.7

I installed the following to allow me to RDP from my windows 10 laptop.

$ sudo apt install -y xrdp tigervnc-standalone-server

When i attempt to connect to Parrot using Windows 10 RDP i receive a black screen followed by the error, “could not acquire name on session bus”

I’ve been googling debian forums and parrot forums. Most suggested the following:

Unless i missed a step I do not see that in my startup file. Am i looking in the wrong place.

Any assistance is greatly appreciated.

What version of Parrot are you running? 4.7

What method did you use to install Parrot? Debian GTK

Configured to multiboot with other systems? NO

List your networking hardware (make, model, firmware version):

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“could not acquire name on session bus”

Hi All,

you can close this post. I watched a youtube video and got it working.


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