VNC4 - different sessions, different passwords?
cbeerse "at" lycos.nl
Tue Jan 11 10:18:01 2005
Pasztuhov Daniel wrote:
> Hi List,
> I am trying to use a VNC 4.0 on a SuSE Linux. My goal is to have many
> VNC sessions per user, with different passwords.
Best use the inetd setup as described on
- no stale vnc-sessions occupying memory and other resources
- no user-specific setup, users login with their unix account
- no re-entrant sessions
- web-interface needs its own webserver on the vnc-server machine
> When I am setting the password with 'vncpasswd' and connect to the
> server (started with 'vncserver'), everything works fine.
> When I am creating a password file (even with 'vncpasswd filename' or by
> copying the existing one) and trying to create a new server with
> 'vncserver -PasswordFile filename', the client (Java and native Win)
> fails to log in with the given password.
> A snippet from the appropriate log file:
>> Mon Jan 10 16:34:17 2005
>> Connections: accepted: 192.168.241.145::1604
>> SConnection: Client needs protocol version 3.3
>> SSecurityFactoryStandard: opening password file 'hellopasswd' failed
>> VncAuth: No password configured for VNC Auth
>> Connections: closed: 192.168.241.145::1604 (No password configured
>> for VNC
> I am very curious what the problem is, and how to solve it.
> Thanks in advance,
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