redhat 5 with VNC

Karl Hakimian hakimian "at" aha.com
Thu, 12 Mar 1998 18:06:50 +0000


On Thu, Mar 12, 1998 at 11:06:41AM -0600, David Cougle wrote:
> Can someone help me get redhat 5 working with VNC?  I installed vnc and edited
> vncserver to reflect to where classes are, yet when I run Xvnc
> 
> [thyle "at" belmont vnc]$ ./Xvnc
> 
> Fatal server error:
> Cannot establish any listening sockets - Make sure an X server isn't already running     
> 
> it says that, and also does not work when I run it from outside X
> help?

Try running it with the vncserver command instead. Make sure your fonts are
either uncompressed or run a font server and modify the vncserver perl script
to use the font server as its fontpath.

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Karl Hakimian
hakimian "at" aha.com