Vnc Passwd File / Multiple Independent VNC Connections
whooper "at" freeshell.org
Thu Jun 3 02:43:01 2004
Carlos Sunden said:
> Ok. Created other users in the system with useradd/passwd
> Edited the vncserver file in /etc/sysconfig to look something like this:
> VNCSERVERS="1:jdimpson 2:phred 3:sysadmin"
> /etc/rc.d/init.d/vncserver restart
> It shut down my root session & daemon never came back up. I regret doing
> this ; there's no one that can start the vncserver at the console until
> the day after tomorrow.
With is expected:
"If this file doesn't exist [meaning /home/jdimpson/.vnc/passwd], the
jdimpson VNC session wouldn't start."
> The passwd file then only exists for root.
This is the problem.
> ok, Just manually create a
> passwd file in the user's home directories and that would do it?
> OR does a
> password has to be written/specified manually in that file?