[mythtv-users] Anyone using VNC on CentOS 6?

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Thu Sep 6 04:43:41 UTC 2012

On 9/6/2012 00:31, Kirk Bocek wrote:
> On 9/5/2012 1:27 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
>> His system is serving as a dedicated, and potentially headless, backend.
> Okay, got that. I've run a headless backend for years in the garage
> doing all the recordings.
>> He periodically runs mythfrontend on a remote X server for maintenance
>> duties.
> That's basically what I'm describing, running the vnc module all the
> time and being loaded in the xorg setup. It's just crashing on me and I
> don't know why.
> It's worked for me for years under CentOS 5 and is now crashing under
> CentOS 6. I was hoping someone here had some idea why.

If this is a headless machine, why are you even fiddling with Xorg in 
the first place? Leave the machine on a basic text terminal, and let VNC 
run its own dedicated X11 server.

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