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And I'd like to install x11vnc to be able to access it from a distant computer. Now is connecting... I have done a search on the forum for this problem, and found about as many causes for this as there are letters in the alphabet. try and install firestarter and make sure port 5901 is open. weblink

But when I try to connect to the server with UltraVNC I've got the following error message: Connection failed - Error reading Protocol Version Possible causes: -You've forgotten to select a I need to work with the on-screen programs and let it work when I disconnect. server_args = -inetd -broadcast -geometry 1024x768 -depth 16 -once -fp unix/:7100 -securitytypes=none } chaumurkyNovember 6th, 2005, 02:51 AMShould 'service vnc1024' be: service vnc1024 { disable = no socket_type = stream protocol It looks like you're new here. http://forum.ultravnc.info/viewtopic.php?t=12215

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Fortunately I know exactly how to do this, and in fact I've done it with my machine and it works great. Is there a way of somehow assigning a virtual IP or something along these lines so that I don't have to keep track of these IPs each time I log in?:confused: So this port should be taken in the router's config.(i.e.

I'm in fact using the same setup and it works great. andlinux21January 27th, 2006, 12:40 PMTichondrius thanks I will try this as soon as i get home I havent been able to get this or FreeNX installed correctly it's pissing me off zorzetaNovember 5th, 2005, 10:13 PMThank you! Real Vnc Changed this, rebooted and it works.

I searched as well for it. Reading Version Failed Not An Rfb Server Suppose machine A is a home laptop behind a router with firewall, running breezy with gdm. See http://www.realvnc.com for information on VNC. https://www.lowendtalk.com/discussion/6594/rfb-protocol-error-reading-version-failed-not-an-rfb-server DethecusSeptember 9th, 2008, 01:42 PMHaving major problems with XDMCP here :( I am able to remote desktop to my Ubuntu box from Windows (with TightVNC) and another Ubuntu box just fine

You can always try the built-in Remote Desktop: System -> Preferences -> Remote Desktop. I'll test it as soon as I get to the box. Paul Perfect! vino (the gnome remote desktop program) would be ok, but without the monitor connected my the computer it sets the vnc size to 600x480 and makes it unusable.

Reading Version Failed Not An Rfb Server

for 1024x768 -> vncviewer localhost:1 For connecting from Linux vnc4viewer with tsclient work well. https://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=1077103 Browse other questions tagged remote-desktop remote vnc or ask your own question. Vnc Rfb Protocol Error Reading Version Failed Viewer log (on my box) is as follows: rdr::Exception (2): rdr::EndOfStream: read Error reading protocol version: WriteExact: Socket error while writing. Ultra Vnc buttttttttttttttt....

tenshiKur0November 1st, 2005, 02:07 AMah... have a peek at these guys and also how would i get it to work if i were to be outside my lan? Unplugging the recently connected hardware device Mpp Viewer Error Reading File will help. However, increasing your pagefile size will do if you think you could still work on your RAM. Tightvnc Viewer

zooeyhall Posts: 6Joined: 2008-02-29 20:38 Top Re: Connection failed--error reading protocol version by X3 » 2008-02-29 22:57 have you at least tried to do what I suggested? Nothing? Copyright (C) 1994-2000 AT&T Laboratories Cambridge. check over here psusiDecember 2nd, 2005, 09:20 PMHrm...

encompassJanuary 26th, 2006, 04:20 AMignore that last post - I managed to get it going - I thought that firestarter firewall was not running but in fact it was - once Lets presume that the machine can be pinged and its networked properly, as well as firewall routers are not an issue depending on circumstances... Could be that the RC4.key is not the same in between the viewer and server Could be that the server and viewer have become incompatible by superceeded versions in either end

LouisvdwOctober 19th, 2005, 09:10 PMIs there a diff repository I can use to get it?

It took some time to find it. Anyway--I am having a problem with connecting to one computer. remote-desktop remote vnc share|improve this question asked Jun 25 '09 at 2:35 Eli 4761716 Which version of the UltraVNC viewer are you using? Moreover, I have opened port 177 in my router's firewall with UDP protocol and forwarded this port to my machine's internal LAN IP address. $ vncviewer myserver.org:1 VNC viewer version 3.3.7

Or is it forwarded to the correct > internal address? > > You've tried three diff. These problem are easy fix, specifically if you will be able to detect where the major error is coming from. more information; UltraVNC • View topic - Connection dropped, trying to reconnect … - https://forum.ultravnc.net/viewtopic.php?f=68&t=30444 External VNC viewer? [Archive] - Proxmox Support Forum - http://forum.proxmox.com/archive/index.php/t-612.html Vnc Viewer Connection Failed Error Reading http://ndsman.net/vnc-viewer/vnc-viewer-10060.php On the other hand, what's the brand mark of the firewall?

more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science To make this work with xinetd, put the following in xinetd.conf: service vnc { type = unlisted disable = no socket_type = stream protocol = tcp wait = no user = Is it possible to change the kernel in a UNIX/Linux system? do I lose what ever data I was working with...

Of course, it may be running under a abnormal state caused by infection of virus or ..... chaumurkyNovember 6th, 2005, 02:51 AMBeat me while I was making the change all pretty and red... :) EDIT: Actually that was 4 hour ago! Pseudo-black screen and the mouse is an X... Note about ports: The VNC server set up as shown uses TCP port 5901.

arnieboyJanuary 27th, 2006, 10:53 PMalright this thread is now defunct and a new howto on VNC to GDM connection has been released at the following location: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=122402 zasfApril 29th, 2006, 12:48 If you would like to save money at the same time develop your technical skills, the following tips will be of great help. Lost DLL Files This Vnc Viewer Connection Failed Error Reading Protocol Version typically takes place if there is lack of a necessary file when you run a certain program in your Joshua HeskethNovember 29th, 2005, 01:43 AMHi, I followed the turorial and it works fine as described.

vedderDecember 13th, 2005, 12:04 AMI'm newbie in ubuntu, the system appears to be very good, but a little bit confusing. For me I get a return of "RFB 003.003" from my VNC server. It all points to something changing with the one computer that cannot be accessed. The format of xinetd.conf is different.

That's it! arnieboyNovember 29th, 2005, 11:56 PMHi, I followed the turorial and it works fine as described. Here is my entire Xinetd.conf. # Simple configuration file for xinetd # # Some defaults, and include /etc/xinetd.d/ defaults {} service vnc1024{ type = unlisted disable = no socket_type = stream Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the

Also, the enable XDMCP option has been moved to the "Security" tab. arnieboyOctober 19th, 2005, 09:37 PMCould it be that because I have the 64bit Ubuntu that vnc4server does not show. Fixing the issue yourself on the other hand is beneficial as you will be learning something afterwards in terms of trouble shooting.