'java.net:NoRouteTohost Operation timed out' problem

William Hooper whooper "at" freeshell.org
Fri Apr 9 17:13:00 2004

Scott C. Best said:
> George:
> 	Heya; I think William is right. Since the VNC Server
> is lisening on port 5900 on the PC's, when it "serves" the Java
> Viewer to your awaiting browser, the applet is predisposed to
> connect back on port 5900. But you don't have that port open
> in your router, so you see the "NoRouteTohost" error.

Not that I've seen the same thing using SSH tunnels or anything... :-)

William Hooper