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I followed the instructions, did the make install, it took about five minutes and exited. BUT there's no x11vnc command in me usr/bin directory and the command doesn't work. I'm guessing it didn't install correctly.
What do I need to run this? I have to be able to see running applications just like the Windows implementation of VNC, none if this multiple desktop stuff.
I'm using Mandriva 2006.
so, /home/justin/x11vnc-0.8/x11vnc/x11vnc is not what your looking for
ahj ha... I went into that directory and into a subdir called x11vnc and ran a ./x11vnc. It worked.
I found out the option to set it to port 5900, and to keep it running so that everytime I exit it doesn't stop the process -forever I think.
Now I have to figure out how to UP the compression so its faster, I know it'll look worse.
and btw... you up the compression on the client.. not the server side.
I figured that out.
The only problem is it doesn't seem to be as good as TightVNC. I'll check out the thing you suggested BUT, I have to have it on one port since I would like to punch through a router.
Unable to update medium; it will be automatically disabled.
...retrieving failed: curl failed: exited with 22 or signal 0
It's impossible to retrieve the list of new packages from the media
`SoS-2006'. Either this update media is misconfigured, and in this case
you should use the Software Media Manager to remove it and re-add it in order
to reconfigure it, either it is currently unreachable and you should retry