Getting started

James Herbert jamesherbert@gmx.net
Fri Jul 18 17:21:00 2003


From: "Dave Hutchins" <gus1611@hotmail.com>


> I was just guessing, it was the only thing I could think of.

Not to worry :)

> Symptoms; I fire up the viewer on the PC,  the "Connections Details"
window
> comes up, I write in my
> my vnc server name xxxxx:1 and get the message "can't connect to
server"
> Again, when I tried viewing someone elses unix machine (they gave me
their
> password)
> from my PC as a test, It worked fine,
> and then they (from their PC) where able to view my unix xxxxx:1
machine.
> So everything seems to be in place, except I can't view MY unix from
MY PC.

In that case there is a network issue between your Unix box and your PC
:)

How are they connected?

J