Saturday, February 26, 2011

How to vnc (Tightvnc) with LXDE

To run the fast desktop manager over slow internet connection I use LXDE Desktop Manager.
The file "~/<userName>/.vnc/xstartup" must be changed such way:

#!/bin/sh
xrdb $HOME/.Xresources
xsetroot -solid black
lxterminal &
/usr/bin/lxsession -s LXDE &

And the desired screenshot:

2 comments:

  1. For Lubuntu last line should look like this:

    /usr/bin/lxsession -s Lubuntu -e LXDE &

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    1. thanks, I just spent hours looking for this little nugget!

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