viewing from Solaris to NT

James [Wez] Weatherall jnw "at" orl.co.uk
Wed, 01 Jul 1998 11:39:06 +0000


On Tue, 30 Jun 1998, Keith A. Clay wrote:

> ** Reply to message from "James [Wez] Weatherall" <jnw "at" orl.co.uk> on Tue, 23
> Jun 1998 20:52:29 +0100 (BST)
> 
> 
> > On Tue, 23 Jun 1998, Keith A. Clay wrote:
> > 
> > > I installed the server on NT and the viewer on Solaris.  When the NT
> > > workstation locks the screen for a password, the viewer gets a read
> > > error when trying to access the server. 
> > 
> > This sounds as if you're running it as a user-level application.  You
> > shouldn't get this problem if you run it as a service.  What version of NT
> > are you running?
> 
> I'm running 4.0.  How do I get vnc to be a service???

Bring up a command line in the directory you installed WinVNC into and
type "winvnc -install".  Then use the service control manager to start the
service.

Cheers,

James "Wez" Weatherall
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