CotVNC over SSH - Fugu

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Mnemlock
2006-09-22
2013-04-30
  • Mnemlock

    Mnemlock - 2006-09-22

    Hi,

         I'm trying to access VNC into my server through an SSH tunnel.  I'm using Fugu to create the SSH tunnel.

         I have enabled Appl Remote Desktop and VNC on the server, and I can connect to the server regularly, over 5900.

         I'm using Fugu to create the SSH tunnel, tunneling  local port 1024 to remote port 5900.  The tunnel connects.

         However, when I try to use CotVNC to connect, I get a "Connection Terminated The server closed the connection" error message.

         I am using the following settings:
         Host: localhost:1024
         Display: 0

         Any suggestions?

     
    • Kurt Werle

      Kurt Werle - 2006-09-22

      Yup
      I bet your remote port says localhost:5900.  Try changing it to 127.0.0.1:5900.

      Don't ask me why.

       

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