allynb "at" adsne.com
Thu Jan 6 19:11:02 2005
I'm taking a stab here, but I've had my RedHat machine screen completely blank except for a terminal window upon installation of
VNC. I found out that you will need to edit ~/.vnc/xstartup and uncomment the line "exec /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc".
----- Original Message -----
From: <damienbouchard "at" free.fr>
To: <vnc-list "at" realvnc.com>
Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2005 8:23 AM
Subject: red screen
> First I would like to apologize if the question has already been assked but I
> could not find any answer for it.
> I have just installed VNC at home on a mandrake 10.1 (the default light version
> packaged with this version). I'm using a vnc viewer on Windows 2000 at the
> other end. I can reach the linux server and enter my password, but then ...
> nothing. I just get a big red screen with a clock (or a timer?). The connection
> seems to be okay (using protocol 3.3) but nothing happens. I just would like to
> control the linux server whith the windows client (I mean with the open session
> on linux).
> What am I doing wrong?
> Thanks for your help.
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