vncviewer: read failed

James [Wez] Weatherall jnw "at"
Thu, 16 Jul 1998 16:17:08 +0000

On Thu, 16 Jul 1998, Brian S. Craigie wrote:

> When the screensaver on my NT box activates, my vncviewer on the Unix box
> terminates with the message 'read failed'.  While the screensave is active, I
> cannot start the vncviewer, hence I can't do ctrl-alt-del to deactivate the
> screensaver.  Also I can't use ctrl-alt-del to _activate_ the screensaver
> either (nothing happens).

Are you running WinVNC as a service or as an application on the Windows NT


James "Wez" Weatherall
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