vncserver authentication failed, too many tries
jnw "at" realvnc.com
Thu Dec 18 22:26:01 2003
> We are running a vncserver on HP-Unix. When we try to run the
> vncviewer on Windows, it asks for the hostname, and then the
> passwd. But once we enter the password it says
> 'authentication failed, too many tries'. I tried deleting the
> .vnc directory and running the vncserver again but still it
> didn't help. Let me know what should I do so that I can do
> away with the Authentication problem.
Authentication failed, too many tries means that too many connection
attempts have been made that have failed due to a suitable password not
being supplied by the client. You should simply be able to wait for 10
seconds and the server will allow you to try again.
Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.