KDE2 and vnc

SI Reasoning sczjd "at" yahoo.com
Wed, 12 Sep 2001 18:00:57 +0000


in  ~/.vnc/xstartup file
I only have the statement

exec startkde

--- Steve Jacobsen <Steve "at" eci-equity.com> wrote:
> I've tried depth = 24 also and it did not work for
> me. I am concerned that
> regardless of what I set it to the log continues to
> report "depth 8".
> 
> Steve Jacobsen
> Information Technology Manager
> ECI
> 302 S. Locust Street
> Glenwood, Iowa 51534
> (800) 264-0787 x226
> Fax: (712) 527-4856
> mailto://steve.jacobsen@eci-equity.com
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SI Reasoning [mailto:sczjd "at" yahoo.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 12, 2001 10:49 AM
> To: vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com
> Subject: Re: KDE2 and vnc
> 
> 
> with kde2, you must have vncserver run at depth of
> 24.
> Vncviewer can run at any depth, it must be done by
> vncserver. I edited /usr/sbin/vncserver script to
> accomplish this.
> 
> --- Steve Jacobsen <Steve "at" eci-equity.com> wrote:
> > I'm trying to setup a server on my linux box and
> > connect from my win2k PC. I
> > get the login screen but then get a patterned grey
> > screen. I am assuming the
> > kde is not starting. I have tried to set -depth =
> 16
> > in both the vncserver
> > file and from the command line but it always
> returns
> > depth 8 in the log file
> > after I try to connect. Any ideas?
> > 
> > Here's my vncserver variables:
> > 
> > $geometry = "800x600";
> > $depth = 16;
> > $vncClasses = "/usr/local/vnc/classes";
> > $vncUserDir = "$ENV{HOME}/.vnc";
> > $xauthorityFile = "$ENV{HOME}/.Xauthority";
> > 
> > Here's my xstartup file
> > 
> > #!/bin/sh
> > 
> > xrdb $HOME/.Xresources
> > xsetroot -solid grey
> >  -geometry 80x24+10+10 -ls -title "$VNCDESKTOP
> > Desktop" &
> > twm &
> > /usr/bin/startkde &
> > 
> > Here's the log file
> > 
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 Xvnc version 3.3.3
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 Copyright (C) 1999 AT&T
> > Laboratories Cambridge.
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 All Rights Reserved.
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 See
> > http://www.uk.research.att.com/vnc for information
> > on
> > VNC
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 Desktop name '' (www:1)
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 Protocol version supported 3.3
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 Listening for VNC connections on
> > TCP port 5901
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05 Listening for HTTP connections
> on
> > TCP port 5801
> > 12/09/01 10:17:05   URL http://www:5801
> > 12/09/01 10:17:12 httpd: get '' for
> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
> > 12/09/01 10:17:12 httpd: defaulting to 'index.vnc'
> > 12/09/01 10:17:28 httpd: get '' for
> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
> > 12/09/01 10:17:28 httpd: defaulting to 'index.vnc'
> > 12/09/01 10:17:32 httpd: get 'vncviewer.jar' for
> > xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
> > 
> > 12/09/01 10:17:36 Got connection from client
> > xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
> > 12/09/01 10:17:36 Protocol version 3.3
> > 12/09/01 10:17:36 Using hextile encoding for
> client
> > xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
> > 12/09/01 10:17:36 Pixel format for client
> > xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:
> > 12/09/01 10:17:36   8 bpp, depth 8
> > 12/09/01 10:17:36   true colour: max r 7 g 7 b 3,
> > shift r 0 g 3 b 6
> > 
> > I did have two copies of vncserver. One in
> /usr/bin
> > and one in
> > /usr/local/bin. So I removed the first one.
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > Steve Jacobsen
> > Information Technology Manager
> > ECI
> > 302 S. Locust Street
> > Glenwood, Iowa 51534
> > (800) 264-0787 x226
> > Fax: (712) 527-4856
> > mailto://steve.jacobsen@eci-equity.com
> >
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