[Scottish] Sending display to another machine

ray rayH at engineering-intelligence.co.uk
Fri Sep 26 12:00:05 BST 2003

On Friday 26 September 2003 11:24, Allan Bruce wrote:
> Although when I start vncserver, it does say
> New 'X' desktop os Kes:1

I do not understand "when I start vncserver"  and "and X isnt running before I 
start it.".  

I configure /etc/xinetd.d/vnc  to start KDM in response to a remote vnc 
connection.  This allows a KDE login, which starts an X session with KDE 
which displays in the remote VNC window.

But I do not know exactly what happens in Mandrake 9.1.  Colin told me how he 
set up his work SuSE box to allow disadvantaged colleagues to run a KDE 
session on his workstation from their WinXP boxes.  I mostly do things the 
other way round and use vncviewer from Linux to support remote users running 


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