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Old 09-14-2004, 12:14 AM   #1
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Arrow Getting vnc to work


I'm running redhat 9 and want to get vnc working.

What I've done so far :

1: I've edited /etc/sysconfig/vncservers so that it contains this line:


2: I've used vncpasswd to set a password.

When I try to connect using vnc viewer I only get a grey screen with the X cursor , doesn't ask a password.

Please help .
Old 09-16-2004, 04:57 AM   #2
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Try to put VNCSERVERS instead of VNCSERVER on conf. file.
Old 09-17-2004, 08:48 AM   #3
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That grey screen is X windows... It is actually a form of desktop from your Machine running VNC...

You need to run the x0vncserver instead of vnc server (IF this is REALVNC)


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