Re: vnc repeater
Em Qui, 2005-11-17 às 20:20 -0600, Rodney Richison escreveu:
> Joseph H. Fry wrote:
> >On Thursday 17 November 2005 1:15 pm, Rodney Richison wrote:
> >>Is there a vnc repeater available on linux(debian) like the ultravnc
> >>For customer support...
> >>And,,, this is probably a question in the ultravnc forum, but can you
> >>connect to a repeater using linux xvncviewer?
> >>I don't know the answer to your question exactly, but I have successfully used
> >>port mapping in my router to allow multiple VNC connections... which I
> >>changed to SSH connections with VNC tunneling. This way I can SSH into any
> >>of my machines at home or at work and then fire up a VNC connection to that
> >>machine if I need graphical control.
> >>What exactly do you need the repeater for?
> >>Customer support type stuff. Have customer download the support.exe,
> >>run it, it will hit the repeater and my viewer will hit the repeater,
> >>thus getting around any firewalls on either side. At the moment, I'm
> >>doing it with ultravnc, but it seems to be a totally winblows solution.
> >>I have to boot to windows to run the ultravnc viewer. :(
ssh tunneling through the server works fine, you access by VNC any
computer that is accessible by VNC from the server, and only need ssh
access to the server.
ssh -L5900:<IPofTheComputerYouwanttoAccess>:5900 ServerName
and then direct your viewer to the localhost