VNC server isn't starting..

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem "at" frankfurt.netsurf.de
Mon, 14 Dec 1998 08:59:45 +0000


Ed,

On Fri, 11 Dec 1998 15:33:25 -0500, Ed Gardner wrote:

>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.

Are you sure you have an ampersand ("&") behind the VNC server call in your 
startup script? Did you start it before or after the window manager? I would 
suggest to start it before the window manager and with ampersand.

Hasta la vista,
               Robert

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