VNC connection lost when initiating telnet session quits
Dr Robert Young
rcyoung "at" aliconsultants.com
Fri Apr 29 13:25:01 2005
Let's say I start the vncserver from an initial telnet session.
Using the VNC server for Solaris 7, the same session "stays" open when
I start/stop the VNC client. So far it behaves as expected.
However, if I exit the telnet session which started the server, all
the desktop apps "disappear" and I have a grey backdrop. If I then
"kill" the server, the client says the server connection has been
I have tried "nohup vncserver &" with the same results, and started the
window manager /xterm in xstartup using nohup ---& as well with the
same results. .
Any ideas? I have a nagging feeling I have seen something like this
before 10-15 yrs ago, but memory fails.