James [Wez] Weatherall
jnw "at" orl.co.uk
Wed, 03 Jun 1998 17:57:31 +0000
On Wed, 3 Jun 1998, Rui Carmo wrote:
> The likely usage of such an X server would be to run it locally on an NT
> machine and send X applications from Unix machines to it - and run
> vncviewer locally to see that X display, right?
> Now, as I recall, vncviewer does NOT allow connections to localhost,
This is not true. The Windows NT VNC server, WinVNC, does not allow
loop-back connections. The viewers impose no such restrictions (indeed,
the X side of the system would be rather less useful if they did!)
James "Wez" Weatherall
Olivetti & Oracle Research Laboratory, Cambridge, UK.
Tel : Work - 343000