commandline startup options

Lonnie Cumberland lonnie "at" outstep.com
Tue, 29 Jan 2002 18:12:19 +0000


My mistake!!!

didn't check the man pages...

sorry,
Lonnie

> On Tue, Jan 29, 2002 at 12:20:33PM -0500, Lonnie Cumberland
> wrote:
>
>> Could someone please tell me where I can get information on the
>> Linux vncviewer commandline options?
>
> Did you try the man page?
>
> VNCVIEWER(1)					     VNCVIEWER(1)
>
>
>
> NAME
>       vncviewer - VNC client application
>
> SYNOPSIS
>       vncviewer [options] host:display#
>       vncviewer [options] -listen [display#]
>
> DESCRIPTION
>       View  a	VNC session.  This is an Xt-based client applica-
>       tion for the VNC (Virtual Network Computing) system.   You
>       can  use	 vncviewer to use a computing desktop
environment
>       that is running on a different machine.
>
>       You can use F8 to display a pop-up utility menu.
>
> OPTIONS
>       The options are standard Xt options, or:
>
>       -shared
> 	      When connecting, specify that a  shared  connection
> 	      is allowed.  This is the default.
>
>       -noshared
> 	      When  connecting,	 specify that the session may not
> 	      be shared.
>
>       -viewonly
> 	      Block mouse and keyboard events.
>
>       -fullscreen
> 	      Occupy the entire screen.
>
>       -passwd passwd-file
> 	      File from which to get the password  (as	generated
> 	      by the vncpasswd(1) program).
>
>       -encodings encoding-list
> 	      A	 list of encodings to use in order of preference,
> 	      separated by  spaces.   The  default  is	"copyrect
> 	      tight  hextile  zlib  corre  rre", or "raw copyrect
> 	      tight hextile zlib corre rre" for a VNC  server  on
> 	      the same machine.
>
>       -bgr233
> 	      Always  use  the BGR233 (8-bit) pixel format on the
> 	      wire, regardless of the visual.
>
>       -owncmap
> 	      Try to use a PseudoColor visual and a private  col-
> 	      ormap  -	this allows the VNC server to control the
> 	      colormap.
>
>       -truecolour
> 	      Try to use a TrueColor visual.
>
>       -depth depth
> 	      Try to use a visual of this depth (bits per pixel).
>
>       -compresslevel level
> 	      Use  specified  compression  level  (0-9) for tight
> 	      encoding.
>
>       -quality level
> 	      Use the specified image  quality	level  (0-9)  for
> 	      tight encoding.
>
>       -nocursorshape
> 	      Disable the local cursor shape extension.
>
>       -via gateway [host]:display
> 	      Tunnel  via the gateway to the specified VNC host's
> 	      display.	By default this uses ssh(1).
>
>       -noraiseonbeep
> 	      By default the viewer window is raised when a  beep
> 	      (bell)  is  received  from  the  VNC session.  This
> 	      option disables that.
>
> RESOURCES
>       X resources that vncviewer knows	 about,	 aside	from
the
>       normal Xt resources, are as follows:
>
>       shareDesktop (class ShareDesktop)
> 	       Equivalent  of -noshared/-shared options.  Default
> 	       true.
>
>
>       viewOnly (class ViewOnly)
> 	       Equivalent of -viewonly option.	Default false.
>
>
>       fullScreen (class FullScreen)
> 	       Equivalent of -fullscreen option.  Default  false.
>
>
>       raiseOnBeep (class RaiseOnBeep)
> 	       Equivalent   of	-noraiseonbeep	option.	  Default
> 	       true.
>
>
>       passwordFile (class PasswordFile)
> 	       Equivalent of -passwd option.
>
>
>       serverDialog (class ServerDialog)
> 	       Settings for dialog widget.
>
>
>       passwordDialog (class PasswordDialog)
> 	       Settings for dialog widget.
>
>
>       encodings (class Encodings)
> 	       Equivalent of -encodings option.
>
>
>       useBGR233 (class UseBGR233)
> 	       Equivalent of -bgr233 option.  Default false.
>
>
>       nColours (class NColours)
> 	       Try to allocate this many exact colours	from  the
> 	       BGR233 colour cube (when using BGR233).
>
>
>       useSharedColours (class UseSharedColours)
> 	       Try to use shared colours.  Default true.
>
>
>       forceOwnCmap (class ForceOwnCmap)
> 	       Equivalent of -owncmap option.  Default false.
>
>
>       forceTrueColour (class ForceTrueColour)
> 	       Equivalent  of -truecolour option.  Default false.
>
>
>       requestedDepth (class RequestedDepth)
> 	       Equivalent of -depth option.
>
>
>       useSharedMemory (class UseSharedMemory)
> 	       Use MIT	shared	memory	extension  if  available.
> 	       Default true.
>
>
>       wmDecorationWidth (class WmDecorationWidth)
> 	       For  calculating maximum VNC window size.  Default
> 	       4.
>
>
>       wmDecorationHeight (class WmDecorationHeight)
> 	       For calculating maximum VNC window size.	  Default
> 	       24.
>
>
>       popupButtonCount (class PopupButtonCount)
> 	       Custom  buttons.	  See  the  README  file for more
> 	       information on how to customize buttons.
>
>
>       debug (class Debug)
> 	       For debugging.  Default false.
>
>
>       rawDelay (class RawDelay)
> 	       For debugging.  Default 0 (off).
>
>
>       copyRectDelay (class CopyRectDelay)
> 	       For debugging.  Default 0 (off).
>
>
>       compressLevel (class CompressionLevel)
> 	       Equivalent of -compresslevel option.
>
>
>       qualityLevel (class QualityLevel)
> 	       Equivalent of -quality option.
>
>
>       useRemoteCursor (class UseRemoteCursor)
> 	       Equivalent  of  -nocursorshape  option.	  Default
> 	       true.
>
>
> SEE ALSO
>       vncserver(1), Xvnc(1), vncpasswd(1), vncconnect(1)
>
> AUTHOR
>       AT&T Laboratories Cambridge
>       Man page by Tim Waugh <twaugh "at" redhat.com>
>
>
>
> 			    4 May 2001		     VNCVIEWER(1)
>
> Tim.
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