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Questions tagged [x11vnc]

[x11vnc: a VNC server for real X displays ](http://www.karlrunge.com/x11vnc/) "x11vnc allows one to view remotely and interact with real X displays (i.e. a display corresponding to a physical monitor, keyboard, and mouse) with any VNC viewer."

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x11vnc just remote keyboard no screen

i'm working here with two PCs and want to use only one keyboard. I don't have much space left here so i just want to use the keyboard on my "client" side computer. I had the idea to use a remote ...
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View 1 monitor in VNC session?

I'm running Linux Mint 18 with x11vnc and the Nvidia drivers. My system is configured for one large desktop which spans 3 monitors (it was the default configuration). When I create a VNC session ...
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VNC - simple test with vnc (x11vnc and ssvnc)

I am trying to set up a vnc connection between 2 computers, but am having trouble so far. In order to understand the concept, I am now simply trying to start a vnc server (using x11vnc) and connect ...
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headless x11vnc - higher resolution

I'm trying to get my Ubuntu box to run at a higher resolution than the default 1024x768. As you can see from the log, i'm using integrated Intel video drivers. I've tried adding an xorg.conf with a ...
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x11vnc and -unixpw_cmd option

X11vnc server stores the passwords nearly in plaintext (there is an option to get the password back from the password file). Therefore i want to implement a password check using sha256 or another ...
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RDP to i3wm-session from a windows machine

At my university, I have a Linux workstation, on which all my simulations and other scientific applications/calcs are run. When I am physically present in the office, I use the i3 window manager, ...
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x11vnc exits reverse connection immediately

I'm using x11vnc for reverse connection, that the help seeking persons only have to click a button (a launcher for a bash one-liner with x11vnc and a DDNS) when I ask them to do so. I stripped down ...
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Find out the number of clients connected in x11vnc

I am developing an application that uses x11vnc in the background and I would like to know how many users are currently connected. I have reviewed the list of commands but I have not found anything ...
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x11vnc/real-vnc-viewer: Closes After 15 Seconds Idle

I'm usign Manjaro with XFCE on both machines and the client or server closes automatically if nothing happens for 15 seconds. Client: <15> 2019-04-08T15:39:53.768Z runlikehell vncviewer[3031]: ...
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How to screen share/vnc from Mac (10.11) to Linux desktop (Ubuntu 16.04)? + issues sshing

I'd like to use screen sharing/I'd like to VNC to a Linux OS desktop from my Mac (so I'd like to view the Linux desktop on the screen of my Mac). Mac OS version: OS X El Capitan, 10.11.15A2301. Ubuntu ...
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tigervnc vncviewer could not open some system applications

The computer that I am trying to connect to using vncviewer is a Ubuntu 18.04 system with dash-to-panel gnome extension. When I used the first .vnc/xstartup , I only got black screen once connected. ...
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VNC Session user

If I enable x11vnc on my system, then is there any way to know who (which IP) have taken the remote session, if any ?