[mythtv-users] VNC and MythTV

Another Sillyname anothersname at googlemail.com
Wed Sep 17 04:17:27 UTC 2008

2008/9/17 Nick Rout <nick.rout at gmail.com>:
> On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 3:51 PM, Brad DerManouelian
> <myth at dermanouelian.com> wrote:
>> The original poster didn't say whether they wanted persistent sessions or
>> not - that's a critical factor as to whether X-forwarding makes sense for
>> their use or not.
>> Yes, I guess I never consider the fact that someone might want to keep an x
>> application running even though they aren't using it. That's not a concept
>> that makes much sense to me.
> Makes perfect sense to me, I am a screen user all the time which does
> the same job for console programs, eg rtorrent.
> If you wanted to leave, say, utorrent open you could do so under what
> is suggested.
> There is no right or wrong answer, just different solutions for
> different problems. Get over it, both of you :-)
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have a look at x11vnc it's easy to set it up to run over an SSH
session and can be started on the local and remote ends with a simple

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