Mandrake vncserver :1 - no picture

William Hooper whooper "at" freeshell.org
Fri Jan 2 00:30:01 2004


James D. Lainton said:
> I am new to mandrake, this used to work with redhat.  I start a
> vncserver with vncserver :1 and I can connect great...but its blank.

Blank as in a grey screen?
http://www.realvnc.com/faq.html#grey

<broken_record>what does the VNC log say?</broken_record>

> I
> have had this in redhat, so I rebooted and it worked in RH.   No luck
> there.  I have it start from the rc.local with just that command.

<broken_record>what does the VNC log say?</broken_record>

>  I
> have enabled the service  to try to see what that did...nothing, it
> doesnt even start a session on 0, 1 or blank.

Did you edit the /etc/sysconfig/vncservers file?

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William Hooper