Sopalajo de Arrierez Sopalajo de Arrierez 5, 18 18 gold badges 54 54 silver badges 88 88 bronze badges. Note that x11vnc always serves on port as it is designed to share an existing X screen. The use of is nothing to do with the fact that is already in use. Safer to keep it listening on local host and use a ssh tunnel — dman. Add a comment. Sorted by: Reset to default. Highest score default Date modified newest first Date created oldest first.
From vncserver command line help: [-localhost yes no] Only accept VNC connections from localhost This should solve your problem: vncserver -localhost no Interpreting the same last example in the original question, note the 0. Improve this answer. Localhost is a sensible security default, given the extreme insecurity of the VNC protocol and increased attack surface of hanging the VNC daemon port out where attackers can directly get at it. As if someone installed the software with the intention of not actually using it Fair point but nonetheless localhost-only is a "sensible security default" as thrig put it: running VNC over the open internet is a no-go.
Unrecognized option: no. I ran into the same problem and figured it out. Jose Sanchez Jose Sanchez 71 1 1 silver badge 1 1 bronze badge. I am running a nodejs server on localhost Can I expose this to the internet using vnc? Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Sign up using Facebook. Sign up using Email and Password.
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