WinVNC and W2K Server "Connectino Closed" message.

James ''Wez'' Weatherall jnw22 "at" cam.ac.uk
Wed, 12 Sep 2001 16:51:12 +0000


Run the service with the DebugMode and DebugLevel settings in the registry
set to high values, and look at the log.  Before the client disconnect
messages, there should be some form of error message, indicating the nature
of the problem.

Cheers,

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James "Wez" Weatherall
          "The path to enlightenment is /usr/bin/enlightenment"
Laboratory for Communications Engineering, Cambridge - Tel : 766513
AT&T Labs Cambridge, UK                              - Tel : 343000

----- Original Message -----
From: "J. Eric Josephson" <jej "at" 6pine.com>
To: "James ''Wez'' Weatherall" <jnw22 "at" cam.ac.uk>;
<darren.armstrong "at" telus.com>; <walden "at" techsoftinc.com>; <sam "at" linuxtec.com>;
<martynas "at" inet.lt>
Cc: <vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com>
Sent: Monday, September 10, 2001 5:38 PM
Subject: RE: WinVNC and W2K Server "Connectino Closed" message.


> I've tried both as a service and as an application with the same results.
I
> have also looked for any output on the server console and have not seen
> any....
>
> Thanks for looking at this.
>
> --
>
> J. Eric Josephson
> 978-356-3506
> 978-265-6295         Cellular
>
> mailto:jej "at" 6pine.com
> AIM: "jejosephso"
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: James ''Wez'' Weatherall [mailto:jnw22 "at" cam.ac.uk]
> Sent: Monday, September 10, 2001 11:37 AM
> To: J. Eric Josephson; darren.armstrong "at" telus.com; walden "at" techsoftinc.com;
> sam "at" linuxtec.com; martynas "at" inet.lt
> Cc: vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com
> Subject: Re: WinVNC and W2K Server "Connectino Closed" message.
>
> Are you running WinVNC as a service, or as an application.  Are any
messages
> displayed on the server machine's screen when you attempt to connect to it
&
> are disconnected?
>
> Cheers,
>
> ---
> James "Wez" Weatherall
>           "The path to enlightenment is /usr/bin/enlightenment"
> Laboratory for Communications Engineering, Cambridge - Tel : 766513
> AT&T Labs Cambridge, UK                              - Tel : 343000
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "J. Eric Josephson" <jej "at" 6pine.com>
> To: <darren.armstrong "at" telus.com>; <walden "at" techsoftinc.com>;
> <jnw22 "at" cam.ac.uk>; <sam "at" linuxtec.com>; <martynas "at" inet.lt>
> Cc: <vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com>
> Sent: Sunday, September 09, 2001 5:27 PM
> Subject: WinVNC and W2K Server "Connectino Closed" message.
>
>
> > I'm sorry for the intrusion.  I have been using WinVNC on a number of
> > systems for some time now, with great luck.  I have tried to install it
> and
> > get it running on W2K server, SP2.  I keep getting the "Connection
Closed"
> > message after I properly authenticate.  My symptoms are exactly the same
> as
> > the snip below.  I have made all attempts to connect to a system that is
> > currently logged in and the screen saver is not active.
> >
> > I was reading a thread in the mailing list archives for VNC about a
Win2k
> > Server and WinVNC "Connection Closed" problem.  I could not find a
> > resolution in the archive.  Do you recall if there ever was a fix for
the
> > problem?  Thanks in advance for your time.
> >
> > ---- snip
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Darren Armstrong [mailto:darren.armstrong "at" telus.com]
> > Sent: Monday, January 31, 2000 6:57 PM
> > To: 'vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com'
> > Subject: WinVNC on Windows 2000 Server
> >
> > I know that this issue has been brought up in previous discussions.
> > However, I was not able to find a suitable solution.
> >
> > I am able to install and connect to WinVNC on win2k Professional without
> any
> > problems. I CANNOT install (as a service) or connect to WinVNC on win2k
> > Server. I get a 'connection closed' message as soon as submit my
password.
> > This happens even if I set WinVNC to accepting null passwords.
> >
> > --
> >
> > J. Eric Josephson
> > 978-356-3506
> > 978-265-6295         Cellular
> >
> > mailto:jej "at" 6pine.com
> > AIM: "jejosephso"
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