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Re: Installing VNC Without X



On Apr 11, 2005 2:31 PM, Rick Stevens <rstevens vitalstream com> wrote:

> Second, if you don't have X, why install VNC server?  VNC server's sole
> purpose is to export an X desktop so that a VNC client can see it.  No
> X, no reason to share a desktop (which doesn't exist without X anyway).

VNC comes with its own X server, Xvnc.  I'm not sure if it needs some
of X.org's support stuff (font server, etc), though.

VNC works differently on X than on Windows.

-Peter


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