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sharadshankar 01-22-2006 07:44 PM

easy vnc method installation
alright, in ubuntu forums, there was a howto that showed how to use vnc the easy way. Basically the person installed apache and installed tightvnc java viewer. Then extracted those /var/www/. Then the guy enabled remote control on ubuntu setup. Then he went back to index.html and edited something out. I can't remember what the guy put.

Now apparantely ubuntu forums is down every time I access it so I can't access the howto. I tried the google cache as well but it didn't work. Please help. Thanks.

Brian1 01-22-2006 08:13 PM

Might try the way back machine at
It is slow but you might get to what you want.


sharadshankar 01-22-2006 08:45 PM

yeah it doesn't work. I guess it doesn't work with php files. Alright, there was another program on ubuntu that you could setup. It was called something like xmdmp or something. I know it started with an x. It was basically a vnc daemon as well. I don't remember the program name. Does anyone else know?

Brian1 01-23-2006 01:16 PM

How about this.
or look over these


merize147 01-23-2006 02:19 PM

also take a look at and find the remotedesktop section.

Ubuntu's built in Remote Desktop feature is VNC. For a quick and easy secure connection I pump the VNC port through SSH.

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