Ask for help: Attempt to connect to host / Timed out
whooper "at" freeshell.org
Tue Apr 25 03:47:00 2006
Tao Yang wrote:
>> Can you please kindly give a hand on the following issue?
>> When I run run the VNC View4 on Win2k connecting to my VNC server on a
>> RedHat Linux box, I got "attempt to connect to host..." msg, and after
>> that popped out is a "timed out (10060) " dialog. I log into my Linux
>> server , make the /home/usr1/.vnc/vncservers to be like:
I'm not sure where you got that path from. Maybe you mean to be editing
>> Then I run the vncserver & in the shell prompt with usr1 account. I
>> re-try the VNC viewer from Win2k, the same error --- attempt to connect
>> ot host ... and time out
Did you verify that Xvnc was actually running?
ps waux | grep Xvnc
>> I check the log file on the Linux server, it is like this:
>> Xvnc: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++-libc6.1-1.so.2:
>> cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory xsetroot:
>> unable to open display 'usr1:1' xterm Xt error: Can't open display:
>> twm: unable to open display "usr1:1"
>> Can you tell me what's the problem?????
It looks like you need an older library. The name of that RPM depends on
what version of Red Hat you have (you didn't specify). On my RHEL v3,
this command would work:
up2date -i compat-libstdc++