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Re: vncserver

--- Robert Wolfe <robert@wolfe.mine.nu> wrote:

> --------- Original Message --------
> From: Matt Johnson <johnsonmlw@yahoo.com>
> To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
> <debian-user@lists.debian.org>
> Subject: Re: vncserver
> Date: 26/09/05 04:50
> > We use it to connect from *Windows* desktops to
> our
> > linux terminal server. Yes, running this way means
> we
> > lose the disconnect/reconnect functionality. I
> guess
> > we could setup cygwin to do similar using xdmcp,
> but
> > VNC is working well and it's very simple.
> Matt, other than the disconnect/reconnect issue, the
> only other problem I
> see is what if the VNC server dies?  I have that
> problem on rare occasion so
> I usually SSH back into my Debian/Sparc box and then
> restart the vncserver
> and that fixes my problem.  Do you have a similar
> setup?

Ah. Interesting. I've not had this problem yet. It's
always been willing and able. I'd just SSH in and sort
it as you say. There's always a more elegant way than


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