[Box-Admins] VNC access to website image

Ken Causey ken at kencausey.com
Wed Apr 6 16:49:01 UTC 2011

I've taken care of this.  You can find it now on port :2.  I'm sorry
about the delay, it's a little sad no one else stepped up sooner.


P.S. Can we subscribe nagios at mivsek.eranova.si to box-admins and website
lists with no message delivery and start having your Nagios send
messages to both lists so awareness of issues is spread more broadly?

> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Re: [Box-Admins] VNC access to website image
> From: Janko Mivšek <janko.mivsek at eranova.si>
> Date: Tue, April 05, 2011 2:27 pm
> To: box-admins at lists.squeakfoundation.org
> Thanks Ken.
> Yes, website is not run by VNC server beneath it. Can someone with root
> access restart it as Ken suggests please?
> Best regards
> Janko
> On 05. 04. 2011 21:19, Ken Causey wrote:
> Yes, assuming the VNC process is started up the display number is simply
> the next available one, so the number each one is assigned is determined
> by the startup order.  That of course assumes the process is even
> running under VNC which may well not be the case.
> To check this login as website and run
> ps auwx | grep website
> You will see a list of processes running as the website user which would
> include the VNC process and of course the Squeak process.  If you don't
> see VNC listed then it's not running under VNC and someone with root
> access will need to stop it via daemontools so it is not automatically
> restarted and then either you or they can start it under VNC.  If you do
> see it listed you can see the display number.
> Ken

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