Undocumented port in use by VNCviewer in Listen Mode?

Dave Warren maillist "at" devilsplayground.net
Sun, 02 Sep 2001 19:03:45 +0000

But the original question was about running VNC *VIEWER* in listen mode, not
running the server in listen mode.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Pete" <pete "at" atdt911.com>
To: <vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com>
Sent: Friday, August 31, 2001 7:50 AM
Subject: Re: Undocumented port in use by VNCviewer in Listen Mode?

> I've just run a VNC server on a system with a network monitor running and
> logged into it from a viewer over the network.
> I too see a second port open and listening, but in my case it's 5800. It
> appears to simply be a control-connection. The only time I see any data
> activity on that port is when a connection is established or disconnected.
> Hope that settles your fears.

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