viewing the base x-display on a PC

William Hooper whooper@freeshell.org
Tue Jul 1 16:56:01 2003


> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ajo Fod" <fod@mac.com>
> To: <vnc-list@realvnc.com>
> Sent: Monday, June 30, 2003 4:53 PM
> Subject: viewing the base x-display on a PC
>
>
>> Hello,
>>
>>    I would like to view the base x-display of my linux PC on a Win-XP PC
> running the vnc viewer. I have already installed the viewer and can view
> the
> grey screen with a blank mouse pointer.
>>
>>    The FAQs (http://www.uk.research.att.com/vnc/faq.html#q21) talk about
> this issue but (http://www.hexonet.de/software.en/ ) link is broken.
>>
>>    .... or, perhaps there is another solution now?
>>
>> Cheers,
>> -Ajo.
Benjamin J. Weiss said:
> Try looking at:
>
> http://www.benjamin.weiss.name/putty-tunnel.html
>
> Ben

While you have a good PuTTY/SSH tutorial, Ben, it has nothing to do with
the question the poster asked.

-- 
William Hooper