[Fwd: Vncviewer problem with RedHat 5.0(i386)]

Derek R. Pizzagoni drp "at" interlink.com
Mon, 09 Mar 1998 22:43:34 +0000


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The problem ended up being a problem with the Windows NT (vncserver)
side.  Apparently, the screen saver kicked in, that required a
password.  At this point, I was no longer able to connect, until I
entered the password on the server.

I sure can't wait until vncserver can be run as a service.

-- 
Derek R. Pizzagoni
Unix Network Administrator/DBA
Interlink Computer Sciences, Inc.
URL: http://www.interlink.com
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On Thu, 5 Mar 1998, Derek R. Pizzagoni wrote:

> If this is the problem, how can I tell my Windows NT vncserver to run at
> 8 bpp?  (I've tried setting it to 16 colors in the display control
> panel, but the lowest it goes is 256).
> 
> Other than that, is there a way to run vncviewer on a machine that is
> set at 8bpp, and view a vncserver that is set at 16bpp?

I'm afraid I don't have your original mail handy.  Could you give me a 
brief reminder of the problem you're having, please?

Cheers,

James "Wez" Weatherall
--
Olivetti & Oracle Research Laboratory, Cambridge, UK.
Tel : Work - 343000



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