Two Newbee Questions--Thanks Kevin. Although Simplicity Is
kzgrey "at" ntplx.net
Fri Jun 18 14:02:00 2004
Well the problem here is that when I say it sends "screenshots", I mean its
literally sending bitmaps of what the screen looks like. Its like hitting the
print screen button and having the output piped to a socket (obviously more
complex). What doesn't get sent over the socket are details about the actual
When I say "yes they can be combined into an install", what I mean is that I
have no heard of a solution other than a commercial version of VNC called VNC
With a rather minimal amount of work however, it could be accomplished.
Quoting Daryl Diller <ddiller.assistaneer "at" cavtel.net>:
> Hey Kevin/All:
> Although Simplicity Is Good, as a newbee, it doesn't give me
> enough detail.
> 1: For example, by "screenshots", I'm guessing you mean; That VNC only
> returns VNC host images to the VNC viewer? If so, that is indeed a problem!
> 2: By "Sure", I'm guessing that you mean ; That VNC and SSH can be
> combined and
> >installed via an installation wizard?
> As a blind novice to VNC, SSH, and Installation wizards; VNC
> Accessibility is critical; Security is important, and Installation wizards
> are preferable, for package installation on technology-challenged users
> windows boxes.
> So, any further details you/someone can provide would be greatly
> Daryl Diller
> Assistive Technology and Accommodations Systems Engineer
> ddiller.assistaneer "at" comcast.net
> ____________________Original Message____________________
> At 05:13 PM 6/17/2004, you wrote:
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> >Answer to #1: No, because VNC merely sends screenshots of the desktop
> >without sending any details of their contents other than what they look
> >Answer to #2: Sure.
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On
> >Behalf Of Daryl Diller
> >Sent: Thursday, June 17, 2004 5:00 PM
> >To: VNC Folks
> >Subject: Two Newbee Questions:
> >Good Afternoon All:
> > As a blind Assistive Technology and Accommodations Systems
> >Engineer (use any technique/tool/technology to enhance the effectiveness
> >folks with visible/invisible disabilities) and a VNC newbee, I have a
> >couple of questions:
> >1: Does anyone know how well VNC works with ScreenReaders (software
> > captures/OffScreenModels/announces screen presentations) Window
> > from 'http://www.gwmicro.com' specifically?
> >2: Can VNC and SSH (which I know even less about) be combined and
> >installed via
> > an installation wizard?
> > Thank You Very Much For Any Help/Info You Can Provide!!!
> >Daryl Diller
> > Assistive Technology and Accommodations Systems Engineer
> > ddiller.assistaneer "at" comcast.net
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