Connecting to Windows XP from Solaris 9

David A. Bright BrightD "at" acm.org
Thu Jan 15 21:47:00 2004


On Thu, 15 Jan 2004, David A. Bright wrote:

> On Thu, 15 Jan 2004, Franco Stellari wrote:
>
> > I'm trying to share the CDE desktop of a SUN machine running Solaris 8 to a
> > chient installed on a Win2k PC.
>
> I have a problem going the other way. I try to connect from a Solaris 9 box to
> a Windows XP box. The connection is made and a window comes up, but then it
> shuts down. Here is a transcript from the shell where I start the viewer:

Hmmm, I just tried TightVNC server on the WinXP box and that worked.

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David A. Bright
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