What the heck is vino_server?
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Tue Aug 7 08:08:32 UTC 2012
On 7 August 2012 08:57, Gene Heskett <gheskett at wdtv.com> wrote:
> Greets all;
> I ask because I noted the machine was a bit slow, glanced at gkrellm to see
> that cpu3 was pinned at 100%. Switched to the htop screen, and its been
> that way for 33 hours according to htop.
> I sent it a sig_term, was ignored, so I sent it a sig_kill, it died, and
> nothing else is complaining.
> It has no manpages, so what exactly is this thing? Some new kind of a
Did you try google? It is a vnc server, I think it is the default one
Ubuntu uses for desktop sharing or whatever it is called. I use
x11vnc rather than the default. Have you enabled desktop sharing?
> Cheers, Gene
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