X Applications Launched Via Secure Global Desktop 5.2 On Solaris Fail with "Session Failed: Protocol Engine Died" (Doc ID 2080169.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Global Desktop - Version 5.2 to 5.2 [Release 5.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In this scenario, Secure Global Desktop (SGD) 5.2 is installed on a supported Solaris platform.  After restarting SGD from the command line, all X applications will fail to start, with message regarding "Session failed: Protocol Engine died."

NOTE: It does not matter if SGD is restarted using the "tarantella restart" or "tarantella stop" and then "tarantella start".

An example of the errors recorded within the Launch Details window are:

 

When in this state, the X applications will again launch without any problems after the Solaris server has been restarted.

 

Cause

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