[ubuntu-uk] Using Vinagre to connect to a Linux machine on the same local network
bytesoup at gmail.com
Wed Aug 4 10:47:00 BST 2010
On 04/08/10 10:35, Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
> On 04/08/10 10:28, ByteSoup wrote:
>> On 04/08/10 10:25, Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
>>> I have two Linux machines - a Tosh Satellite using 10.04 Desktop and a Tosh Netbook using 10.04 Remix, both connected wirelessly to the router. The Satellite can see the netbook in Places-Network.
>>> I'm trying to use Vinagre to remote desktop to my Netbook from the Satellite
>>> In the Connect dialog, if I click on Find it doesn't find anything, if I
>>> enter the computer name (gordon-netbook) it just tells me "connection closed"
>>> Is there something I have to enable on the Netbook, or what? (The "Help"
>>> is particularly UN helpful....)
>> Hi Gordon,
>> On the target machine select "system --> preferences --> remote
>> desktop" to allow users to connect
>> - Mark
> That option isn't there.
> Neither is it on the Satellite either.
Hi, that dialog is run by the command "vino-preferences" go to the
software centre and search for "vino" it should find "Remote Desktop" is
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