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Re: [SLE] VNC
  • From: a.bridge@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 04 Mar 2005 17:06:37 +0000
  • Message-id: <030420051706.26000.4228959D000B7D7F0000659021979267610A090B079D0DD20E@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
It is set to yes.


> On Friday 04 March 2005 17:06, a.bridge@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > I enable remote VNC in Yast and changed the firewall to allow VNC. I then
> > rebooted the server just to be safe because it said I had to "rcxdm
> > restart" from a console. I then tried to access the server using Firefox,
> > which has Java enabled, by typing http://servername:5801
> >
> > At that point i'm asked for a VNC password. When I type the root password
> > is when it takes my to the gray screen.
> >
>
> Your problem is that XDM is not setup to accept access
> via vnc...
>
> Yast2->system->/etc/sysconfig Editor->Desktop->Displaymanager_Remote_Access
> should be set to "Yes"
>
> Jerry
> P.S. I don't know why it asks you for a password, it shouldn't we'll look
> into this afterwards...
>
>
> > The tightvnc package is installed according to Yast
> >
> > > okay, there are many ways to setup vnc.
> > > Which one did you use? How did you "enable the server"?
> > >
> > > If you would also tell what you would like to do we could help you
> > > choose the method...
> > >
> > > Jerry
> > >
> > > On Friday 04 March 2005 15:58, a.bridge@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > > > Can someone point me in the right direction to get VNC working. I
> > > > enabled on the server, then when I connect via Firefox it asks me for a
> > > > password. I havn't established a password to begin with. When I put in
> > > > the user password or root password it looks like it connects put the
> > > > display is gray with an X marking the curser. If someone is using VNC
> > > > could please point me in the right direction?
> > > >
> > > > Thanks
> > >
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