[K12OSN] VNC stopped working

John Lucas mrjohnlucas at gmail.com
Mon Aug 13 15:08:40 UTC 2007

On Monday 13 August 2007 10:36, Mark Cockrell wrote:
> An update to this...
> When I try "service vncserver start" from the command line I get
> "Starting VNC server: no displays configured".  It seems that a
> configuration file has been messed up somewhere along the lines.  I
> don't know what the magic is that connect VNC to the login manager in
> K12LTSP, so I'm at a loss.  Any pointers?

Make sure you have the package "vnc-ltsp-config" installed. This invokes Xvnc 
from xinetd rather than from the vncserver "service". BTW this means that you 
also have to have xinetd running and the /etc/xinetd.d/vncts service enabled.

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