problems: winXP server, linux client

Michael bane "at" cronus.mcc.ac.uk
Thu Apr 8 17:00:01 2004


aha - having uninstalled MS Visual Studio 6 it all seems to work again
is this really a limitation? either VNC *or* ViStud??

Ta, Michael

At Thu Apr  8 12:13:09 2004, I received the following wisdom from Michael
> 
> Like many other threads I've seen I too experience crashes when
> running VNC 3.3.5 (and now 3.3.7) as a service (ie server) on WinXP
> and the client on Linux. A copy error message is of the form 
> 
>   Rect too large: 13x60248 at (6911, 38205)
> 
> but often I just get
> 
>   vncviewer: read: Connection reset by peer
> 
> I think this occurs when I open a new window or go to an already open
> window on WinXP (as opposed to just typing or moving the mouse).
> 
> 
> I never had a problem until, and this MAY be coincidence, I installed
> MS Visual Studio 6. I've just added their SP6 but still problems - and
> it's making VNC unusable
> 
> All pointers welcome!
> 
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Michael Bane
Dept. of Computer Science
Univ. of Manchester
http://www.cs.man.ac.uk/cnc/staff/michael
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