[RESOLVED} Xvnc + inetd

duckeo duckeo at gmail.com
Sun Jun 26 16:00:57 GMT 2005

On 6/27/05, duckeo <duckeo at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >The guide I've been roughly following is at
> > >http://oxo.rucus.net/docs/Terminal-Vnc-HOWTO, to give you an idea of
> > >what I was aiming for.
> > > 
> KDM is definately listening, UDP 177:
> frisbee# netstat -aln
> Active Internet connections (including servers)
> Proto Recv-Q Send-Q  Local Address          Foreign Address        (state)
> tcp4       0      0  *.5961                 *.*                    LISTEN
> udp6       0      0  *.177                                         *.*
> 5861 being VNC, 177 being XDMCP.
> I can't VNC from the local box, is there a way I can test local login
> to KDM from the command line? I'm working on it remotely at the
> moment, SSH'd in from Windows.
> Just a thought, would the fact that it's listening on UDP6 be a factor?


KDM was only listening on udp6, by default now.

Found a few references to it, but by changing net.inet6.ip6.v6only=1
to net.inet6.ip6.v6only=0 it now listens on udp46 which solved the

I'll probably be disabling ip6 support anyway for this box, but
Garrett thanks very much for your help. It lead me to the problem.

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