Xterm Windows Freeze Up in VNC Session



 

 


Problem

After a VNC session has been up for a significant period of time, such as a month or so, the Xterm windows freeze up. They can no longer be resized or moved around on the remote desktop.

Resolution

Run the following command on the server running the VNC session, i.e., the remote computer not the local one on which you are running the VNC client.

kwin –replace &