VNC server isn't starting..

Ben Kosse BKosse "at" thecreek.com
Fri, 11 Dec 1998 22:06:18 +0000


Well, there's a touch of confusion going on there. First, the XServer,
AFAIK, is not strictly used by VNC. What you're missing is the window
manager. Check to make sure that you actually have a window manager being
called by your X startup scripts.

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Ben Kosse
bkosse "at" thecreek.com
PC Support Analyst
Coldwater Creek Inc.
(208) 265-7114


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ed Gardner [mailto:Ed_Gardner "at" tellgroup.com]
> Sent: Friday, December 11, 1998 12:33 PM
> To: vnc-list "at" orl.co.uk
> Subject: VNC server isn't starting..
> 
> 
> I've been thru the FAQ, but I can't get the viewer to 
> actually give me an X
> windows desktop, just the default "grey" screen with the "X" cursor.
> Running RH 5.1 will all the Xservers installed. Tried the 
> various startup
> options, changing the geometry and depth as well as using economic
> translate.
> 
> Is this an appropriate venue for these questions?
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