Set Up a VNC Linux Server in 5 Easy Steps
Mar 02, 2010, 12:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Juliet Kemp)
"Virtual Network Computing (VNC) allows you to log into a full
desktop on a remote server (as opposed to just opening windows on
your local machine, as with X11 over SSH). It can be very useful,
and it's very fast to set up.
"I chose to use vnc4 (there are other options, such as
TightVNC), so the first step was the vnc4server Debian/Ubuntu
package on my remote server. Once vnc4 is installed, run it for the
first time to finish setup, and set a VNC password:"