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RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for vncserver (redhat section 1)

VNCSERVER(1)						      General Commands Manual						      VNCSERVER(1)

vncserver - start a VNC server application
vncserver [:number] [-geometry widthxheight] [-depth depth] [-pixelformat rgbNNNbgrNNN] [-name desktop-name] [Xvnc-options...] vncserver -kill :number
Start (or stop) a VNC session. This is a VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server. With vncserver you can start a computing desktop envi- ronment that you wish to be able to use from a different machine.
:number The display number to use. If omitted, the next free display number is used. -geometry widthxheight The session is to be of the specified size. -depth depth The colour depth of the visual to provide (bits per pixel). -pixelformat rgbNNNbgrNNN The colour representation bit allocations to use. -name desktop-name The name to give the desktop. -kill :number Stop the session running on display number.
vncviewer(1), Xvnc(1), vncpasswd(1), vncconnect(1)
AT&T Laboratories Cambridge Man page by Tim Waugh <> 6 Nov 2000 VNCSERVER(1)