[CentOS] tightvnc server fails to start
rgm at htt-consult.com
Wed Nov 26 14:16:38 UTC 2008
> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 1:14 PM, Robert Moskowitz <rgm at htt-consult.com> wrote:
>> I tried to use tightvnc back in August and had some help, but I stopped due
>> to IPv6 support. Now I am back at tightvnc and cannot get the server
>> started. This is on a new Centos install that did have regular vncserver
>> working on it (I did a yum erase vnc-server first).
> Are you sure you don't want to ask this in the rpmforge list?
I have and on the vnc list.
> Tightvnc is an rpmforge package, not a CentOS (or RHEL) package....
yes, but there could well be people here that have it working that do
not follow either the rpmforge list or the vnc list.
I did some more testing. This problem only occurs for userid root (yes
I am allowing root login via VNC, but this is in a test setup in a
closed network on test servers). userid foo only has font problems
which are fixed with:
ln -s /usr/share/X11
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