[mythtv-users] Ever use VNC? I find it really useful.
ffrr at tpg.com.au
Thu Feb 23 08:15:55 UTC 2006
Todd Ignasiak wrote:
> On 2/21/06, *Phill Edwards* <philledwards at gmail.com
> <mailto:philledwards at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > Recent versions of both XFree86 and X.org <http://X.org> have a
> built-in VNC server
> > module that works on the 'live' X session. It's enabled in your X
> > config file (XF86Config or xorg.conf)
> Yes, you just add this line into the "Module" section and that's it:
> Load "vnc"
> Interesting... In theory, doing it through the X server could allow
> for more efficient operations. Anyone know what version this was
> included in? I just checked my system, and my X server is about a
> year old, version 6.8.2.
I tried this on Suse 10, and when I connected to it from a Windows XP
machine running the vnc client, all I could see is the plain black and
white, cross hatched background with a black 'X' cursor, that you see
when X is starting up. It just sits there.
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