[CentOS] Making VNC run on port 8080 on Centos 3.4

Will McDonald wmcdonald at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 12:50:41 UTC 2007

On 01/03/07, ankush grover <ankushcentos at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Friends,
>  I am trying to run vnc on port 8080 on Centos 3.4 . There are no kde
> or gdm packages installed as we only need xserver. I  have installed
> XFree86-font-utils-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-75dpi-fonts-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-base-fonts-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-xdm-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-libs-data-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-libs-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-xfs-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-Mesa-libGL-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-xauth-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-truetype-fonts-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-Mesa-libGLU-4.3.0-78.EL
> XFree86-100dpi-fonts-4.3.0-78.EL
> vnc
> vnc-server
> and I want to run vnc only one for 1 user but with multipe client connections.
> Plesae guide me how to configure VNC to run on port 8080 and for only 1 user.

Have you done any research into how VNC is configured? It's pretty
well documented and straightforward, you might benefit from trying it
first and then asking if you have a specific problem.


To get vncserver to listen on 8080 you will need to configure a
display that is equal to 8080-5900.



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