RealVNC questions about ports and display number

James Weatherall jnw "at" realvnc.com
Thu Nov 3 15:55:02 2005


Dragos,

Can you explain what you mean when you say that your router doesn't work
with VNC?  What is the problem you are seeing?

Cheers,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com 
> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Dragos Maciuca
> Sent: 03 November 2005 14:22
> To: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: Re: RealVNC questions about ports and display number
> 
> I'll reply to this message as a way of getting back on my soap box.  I
> have yet to find one retail router that can be used with VNC over the
> wireless connection.  I don't know what they are missing, but it's not
> the port forwarding part as I have another device that needs port
> forwarding and it works fine over wireless.  As James found out, they
> work fine over wired connections.
> 
> So, if someone knows of a retail router that can be used with VNC over
> the wireless connection, please let us know.
> 
> Dragos
> 
> >I have no problem coneting to my VNC inside my firewall ;-)
> >[even when I have two firewalls in-line]
> >I can connect to three machines inside
> >2 of windows XP Pro; Linux,
> >The problem I do have is connecting to my wireless  laptop
> >althoug I can connect to it when it is hardwired
> >
> >I can conect OUT with the wireless just not in
> >
> >Using DYNDNS.org
> >I can get clients to call me; I can call myself when I am off-site
> >
> >D-Link 804v Router
> >Virtual Server Settings
> >RULE    inside     IP
> >03.     192.168.8.100   5903 ~ 5903    - Linux Mandrake 10.1 
> RealVNC 4.1
> >03.     192.168.8.100   88   ~ 88    - Linux Mandrake 10.1 WebServer
> >03.     192.168.8.100   22   ~ 22    - Linux Mandrake 10.1
> >04.     192.168.8.102     5907 ~ 5907    - XPPro Server VNC 4.1.1
> >05.     192.168.8.101     5905 ~ 5905    - Laptop Server 
> [display Zero]
> >06.     192.168.8.101     5500 ~ 5500     - Listening Viewer
> >07.     192.168.8.101     5708 ~ 5708     - Laptop UserMode Steve
> >08.     192.168.8.101    5500 ~ 5500     - Laptop UserMode Dale
> >09.     192.168.8.101     5805 ~ 5805     - Laptop Java 
> [display Zero]
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