What to use to get remote display from a amd64 machine?
leafy7382 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 7 02:33:41 GMT 2005
On 6/7/05, Daniel O'Connor <doconnor at gsoft.com.au> wrote:
> That works here.
> I tried net/vnc but starting up give..
> [foo64 2:25] /usr/ports/net/vnc >Xvnc :1
> Couldn't open RGB_DB '/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/rgb'
> Getting interface configuration (4): Device not configured
> failed to set default font path
> Fatal server error:
> could not open default font 'fixed'
> And I don't know why since Xorg works fine..
> Personally I'd use X forwarding to run X apps on such a machine though.
> Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
VNC has it's own startup script and hard coded fontpath. You need to
manually edit them. It does not read Xorg/XFree86 config files :(
"Without the userland, the kernel is useless."
--inspired by The Tao of Programming
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