[blfs-book] [BLFS Trac] #3903: Add x11vnc to BLFS

BLFS Trac trac at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jun 4 00:44:15 PDT 2013

#3903: Add x11vnc to BLFS
 Reporter:  thofram      |      Owner:  blfs-book@…
     Type:  enhancement  |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal       |  Milestone:  current
Component:  BOOK         |    Version:  SVN
 Severity:  normal       |   Keywords:  x11vnc vnc
 x11vnc is a very simple to setup VNC-server for X.


 Required: OpenSSL, jpeg, Xorg

 tar -xvf x11vnc-0.9.13.tar.gz
 cd x11vnc-0.9.13
 ./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc
 make install

 Config: (as user)
 x11vnc -storepasswd
 Add as first line in ~/.xinitrc:
 x11vnc -display :0 -loop -shared -usepw -xkb &

 NB: Make sure port 5900 is not blocked by a firewall.

Ticket URL: <http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/ticket/3903>
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