Can't do ALL administration tasks through VNC?

NoOp glgxg at
Fri May 2 00:19:36 UTC 2008

On 05/01/2008 02:13 PM, Gilles Gravier wrote:
> OK... Vino works... fine. :)
> I can enable vino then access it from another machine and there I have 
> all the permissions... The problem with Vino is that if I have to 
> remotely reboot the machine, I can't (remotely) start a GNOME session on 
> the console to VNC back into it from remote.
> Whereas with vnc4server (which doesn't give me all the premissions for 
> remote management) I can reboot the machine, SSH into it, run vncserver, 
> and then connect graphically again from remote... so I would prefer the 
> vnc4server solution with all priviledges... :)

Not sure as I've not tested yet - next week's project :-) But you might
find these helpful:
[Start VNC remotely or on startup]
[Set up VNC server with resumable sessions]

BTW: I typically google for an answer to the list.

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