[SATLUG] Re: Ubuntu 10.04 Remote Desktop

Andrew Pickens wg5o at sbcglobal.net
Sun Jan 9 15:50:00 CST 2011



On 01/09/2011 03:01 PM, Daniel J. Givens wrote:
> On 1/8/2011 12:24 PM, Frank Huddleston wrote:
>> Greetings,
>>
>> I forgot to mention the situation in which you want to serve the Mac's
>> desktop to a vnc client (vncviewer), say, you're on the Ubuntu computer
>> but want to access the Mac's desktop. Since Chicken of the VNC is just
>> the client vncviewer application, you need some kind of vnc server
>> running on the Mac whose desktop you want to serve.
>
> Mac has a built-in VNC server. It's called Apple Remote Desktop and 
> can be enabled under the Sharing section of System Preferences.
>
> Daniel

Actually, my primary desire is to access my computer from any one of the 
others.  But, if I can get that working, it would be fun to get the 
other directions going.  I've been given lots of leads to run down, and 
I need to find time to follow up on them.

Many thanks to everyone.

Andy Pickens


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