VNC viewer in listening mode
On Monday 04 February 2008, Etaoin Shrdlu wrote:
> On Monday 4 February 2008, Etaoin Shrdlu wrote:
> > AFAIK, both realvnc and tightvnc clients can run in listen mode.
> I must add that, depending on the VNC server installed on the windows
> box, listening mode might not work correctly.
> For example, I remember that, with both realvnc > 4 and ultravnc on the
> server, the listening client on linux was not working. I had to use
> realvnc 3.3.7 both for the server (windows) and the client (linux).
> However, that was some time ago, and things hopefully have changed now.
Hmm tried it with vncviewer -listen from a Knoppix 5.0 DVD and could not
connect from the remote MSWindows machine. It could well be incompatible
versions I guess.
Thanks for pointing this out.