remote desktop open multiple times in nested windows
casper+freebsd "at" sophistic.dk
Sat Aug 21 17:27:02 2004
Thanks Wez, the VNC viewer brought the system to a halt, ate up
all system resources in an evil loop, so it was last resort.
----- Original Message -----
From: "James Weatherall" <jnw "at" realvnc.com>
To: "'Casper Bergenhammer'" <casper+freebsd "at" sophistic.dk>;
<vnc-list "at" realvnc.com>
Sent: Saturday, August 21, 2004 4:17 PM
Subject: RE: remote desktop open multiple times in nested windows
> You're viewing the desktop of the computer in a window that is on that
> desktop - that's why you see the cascading mirrors effect.
> Why do you reboot the computer? Why not just close the VNC Viewer window?
> Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> > weird problem here..
> > system:
> > win2k pro
> > Installation:
> > realvnc4 server+view package.
> > server an viewer installed on the same machine
> > default configuration
> > problem description
> > when I connect to the localhost vnc server the viewer
> > opens the desktop, but within that vnc viewer desktop
> > a new instance is opened, and within that a new instance
> > and so it continues until the system is brought to a halt
> > and all I can do is reboot the hard way.
> > Anyone with an idea?
> > If more information is needed, let me know.
> > thanks.
> > Casper