VNC Over Routers

David Smith smithd "at"
Tue, 01 Dec 1998 19:22:30 +0000

At 4:43 PM +0000 12/1/98, Tim Mustill wrote:
>I've just joined the list so apologies if this has been covered.
>Our network (194.n.n.n) at base (where I am) communicates with a remote
>site (192.n.n.n) via Cisco routers.  Is it possible to run VNC over the
>routers?  If so, how?  If not, will it be ever possible or have I
>reached a dead end? (VNC requests not routed, like browse packets?)

VNC uses standard TCP connections, so if you can open TCP connections of
any kind between the sites you should be able to connect, you may have to
get a port open to use it though.

David A. Smith
<smithd "at">
The box said: "Needs Windows 95 or better," so I bought a Macintosh.

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