Open one SSH/VNC connection, but not another
jaanusk "at" myrealbox.com
Tue Feb 3 16:48:00 2004
On 1 Feb 2004 at 11:15, William Hooper wrote:
> Jaanus Kuusaar said:
> >> Then you are not testing the tunnel. What do you get when you try to
> >> "telnet localhost 5902" from the SSH client?
> > After having logged into the linux machine with Putty, and starting the
> > VNCserver, the result is as follows: jaanus "at" linux:~> telnet localhost
> > 5901
> Let me try again. You are not testing the tunnel. What do you get when
> you try to "telnet localhost 5902" from the SSH *client*? In this case
> the *client* would be the machine running Putty, not "linux".
OK, on the command prompt I try telnet telnet localhost 5901, the telnet window
pops up, then the messagebox: Connection to host lost. So it seems the tunnel is