[Mageia-discuss] Remote login

David W. Hodgins davidwhodgins at gmail.com
Sun Apr 1 09:25:21 CEST 2012

On Sat, 31 Mar 2012 21:11:07 -0400, Marc Paré <marc at marcpare.com> wrote:

> Le 2012-03-30 22:24, David W. Hodgins a écrit :
>> On Fri, 30 Mar 2012 20:02:12 -0400, Marc Paré
>> <marc at marcpare.com> wrote:
>> I use the following script on the host that I've connected
>> to with ssh (as the user running the x display) ...
>> #!/bin/bash
>> killall x0vncserver
>> x0vncserver display=:0 -SecurityTypes=None &
>> sleep 4
>> vncviewer -compresslevel 9 localhost:0
>> killall x0vncserver

> I am right in saying that this script is for use with vnc? I don't
> imagine that Mageia automatically installs a vnc server at installation
> time?

Correct.  You have to install tigervnc-server and tigervnc,
on the system you want to be able to take over the current
display of.

Regards, Dave Hodgins

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