Problem Connecting through a firewall

William Hooper whooper "at"
Tue Mar 30 00:34:01 2004

Cliff McLoughlin said:
> Hi
> I am trying to connect to my home pcs which are behind an ADSL firewall
> router using VNC and a browser.
> I have mapped the internal IP addresses and ports of the PCs (eg
> to public port (1004) each pc getting a different public
> port.

Using the Java viewer requires forwarding both port 5800 (for the HTTP
server to serve the applet) and 5900 (for the RFB communication to the VNC

William Hooper