vnc problem with linux firewall
paulo "at" linfreak.zapto.org
Tue Apr 19 13:01:02 2005
Em Terga, 19 de Abril de 2005 06:54, o QUINN MCKINSEY escreveu:
> I'm not sure if you guys could help because I am using tightvnc on linux
> mandrake 10.1. Anyway the problem is that when I turned on the firewall
> and opened the ports vnc server uses, namely 5900 and 5800, I couldn't
> connect. Keep in mind I was able to connect before. So, then I turned off
> the firewall, but now it still doesn't work. I'm thinking that tightvnc
> changed the port number that it use when it saw the firewall was on and
> didn't change back when I turned it off or that this is a major bug. I'm
> not sure which. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
Try to open port 5901 and 5801 assuming you are using vncserver in desktop 1.
and so on.....