[ubuntu-uk] Using Vinagre to connect to a Linux machine on the same local network
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Wed Aug 4 15:51:28 BST 2010
On 4 August 2010 11:03, Gordon Burgess-Parker <gordon at gbpcomputing.co.uk> wrote:
> On 04/08/10 10:47, ByteSoup wrote:
> 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
> 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 it
> That solved the missing menu item - I still get the "connection closed"
> while trying to access the Netbook, even after setting the Remote Desktop
Does it now find the server in the connection dialog on the client?
If so then the server is running.
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