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Error initializing VNC client in Guacamole

I am trying to allow remote desktop connection to users on a LAN to a machine running Ubuntu 14.04. I have setup Guacamole (using these instructions) and I am able to connect to the web-application, ...
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Can't connect to 2 different Linux computers via VNC (local network)

I have a problem connecting to Vino VNC server with 2 Linux Computers running Xubuntu. The computers are Based on the ODroid U3 chip which is ARM based. When both of the ODroids are on the same ...
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How to set up unique X-server for each active VNC user

I'm trying to set up a server for analysing MEG data where it's possible for multiple users to simultaneously run unique instances of Matlab on unique X instances. We have 32 gb ram and an SSD, so I'm ...
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x11vnc server lets me connect at login screen, but after login, connection closes

I have an existing xubuntu server running on my local network. I set up x11vnc and it starts at the login screen, so I can login myself. The only problem is that every time I log in, the vnc ...
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I can't connect to VNC Server (connection refused : error 10061). [closed]

I purchased a vps and configured it by using this tutorial (means installed GENOM desktop and VNC server): http://www.time4vps.eu/knowledgebase.php?action=displayarticle&id=41 Then I installed ...
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VNC into EC2 Ubuntu Instance

I followed the guide here, and I seem to be able to connect but I get a blank screen using the Chicken VNC viewer. Why?
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Where is tigervnc-server package in ubuntu 11?

Where is tigervnc-server package in ubuntu 11? What is instead? UPDATE tigervnc-server package allows to have system-wide configuration file /etc/sysconfig/vncservers file, where one can associate ...
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QEMU Remote Access on Xen Guest

I have an Ubuntu Server install which is running as a Xen guest on a VPS. I am looking to emulate something somewhat similar to SUSE Studio's test-drive feature which allows a VNC-style connection in ...
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355 views

Installing VNC or equivalent service on Ubuntu 10.4 minimal via SSH

I recently purchased a quite expensive Rootserver. The only way to connect to it is via SSH. That works perfectly fine and I'm happy with it. But sadly, my boss wants a GUI. SO my first thought was: ...
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What is the difference between TigerVNC and vnc4server?

Ubuntu ships with vnc4server which is based on RealVNC. CentOS ships with TigerVNC, which is based on TightVNC which is based on RealVNC. Does anyone know feature wise what is different between ...
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set headless ubuntu linux display resolution

We bought a small box as our server and we installed ubuntu linux. We don't plug any display to it, instead, we remote desktop/vnc to the server (using TightVNC). However, the display by default is ...
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TightVNC to an Ubuntu desktop on EC2: the letter d doesn't appear when typed in Terminal

I followed this article and I have the desktop running on Ubuntu on an EC2 instance and I can connect to it from TightVNC. When I try to use Terminal, when I type certain characters, they seems to ...
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How to Run vnc4server on Ubuntu in Certain Resolution?

There's a headless Ubuntu instance used as a host for our build server. I have some UI code that requires some graphical output. Installing a vnc4server and redirecting a DISPLAY to it worked like a ...
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Unable to SSH to server unless a VNC connection is first established

I have recently set up an Ubuntu 10.10 (32bit) server on a VPS host. Following the Ubuntu installer I added OpenSSH. Very little else has been installed and it's the default OpenSSH configuration. ...
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x11vnc working in Ubuntu 10.10

I'm trying to start x11vnc in a Ubuntu 10.10 (my server is in Amazon EC2), but I have the next error $ sudo x11vnc -forever -usepw -httpdir /usr/share/vnc-java/ -httpport 5900 -auth /usr/sbin/gdm ...
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Access VNC on Ubuntu through web browser?

I want to install desktop GUI on my Ubuntu server (for development usage) and then be able to see my remote screen through the web browser with VNC. Is this possible? If so, could you provide me some ...
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614 views

Why doesn't drag and drop work on my Ubuntu based VNC desktop?

I'm running Ubuntu Lucid (10.4) x86_64 as a guest system on a headless Debian Lenny Xen hypervisor. On the Ubuntu machine, I run an X-server with a normal Gnome Desktop which is only reachable through ...
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How to configure VNC in Ubuntu 10.04 server edition

I have found next instruction on how to do that Install packages. Code: sudo apt-get install x11vnc vnc-java Set up a password for clients. Code: x11vnc -storepasswd Open up ports 5800 and 5900 on ...
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Ubuntu Server running VNC

I have access to four computers: 1 Ubuntu Server desktop (Version 10.04) 1 Mac Mini (Snow Leopard) 1 Windows desktop (Windows 7) 1 Windows laptop (Windows Vista) The first three will always be on ...
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How To Start NX/VNC Session At Ubuntu Boot Time?

I want an NX or VNC session to start automatically when an Ubuntu server boots up - without a monitor connected - loading a certain user's desktop and keeping it loaded and ready until I log in via NX ...
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How do I create virtual sessions with x11vnc?

How to create virtual sessions with x11vnc?
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Remote-desktop into Ubuntu 9.04 from a Windows PC

My server is Ubuntu 9.04 and I want to 'remote-desktop' into it from my Windows PC. vnc4server is not working even though I confirm that the services are running on the Server PC - 'connection has ...
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Remote desktop solution for teaching

My problem, I'm going to teach a group of 15 students over a video conference system (all setup and working), Students are located in several different places even different countries. +1 if the ...
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Can I connect via VNC to a Linux guest running on VMware ESXi?

I can see the console via the VMware Infrastructure client. I can start a VNC server on the server itself, but that leaves me without any X desktop magic. I want to connect a VNC client to connect ...
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612 views

Remote desktop on local display that allows to login

I'm looking for a free solution that runs on Ubuntu and allows to remotely manage an Ubuntu desktop (local display :0), even at the login/gdm phase.. What would you recommend? Many thanks! (For the ...
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VNC Performance

Is it normal for VNC performance to be really slow? In our small network, windows remote desktop works seamlessly, but when using VNC to connect to some ubuntu machines I can barely work even on ...
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VNC via SSH with a single command

I have a VNC server (x11vnc) configured to allow me to log into the machine at the local display (:0) via SSH tunnel, following the instructions here. My question: is there a way to create the tunnel ...