vncssld - The VNC SSL repeater for UNIX

This is a VNC SSL repeater for UNIX. You can use it to be able to access your user's desktop using VNC SSL. The advantage of using a repeater is that you don't need to configure your firewall to be able to connect to your user's desktop. Since it is using SSL, It can even work using standard HTTP/HTTPS proxy (like squid or dansguardian).

The main advantages of VNCSSLD are:

Counterparts:

Download

You can download the latest version of vncssld here

vncssld installation

This documentation is only availlable for a UNIX server. If you want to use another server type ... try it at your risk ...

Required modules for vncssld Server

You will need the following perl modules on your server:

Sys::Syslog
Getopt::Long
Pod::Usage
IO::Socket::SSL
IO::Socket::UNIX
IO::Select
Fcntl
File::Basename
File::Temp
File::Path
POSIX
User::pwent
User::grent
version

As far as I know, these modules are all included in the standard library of Perl 5.10.

vncssld server installation

Mailing list

The mailing list for vncssld users is at https://mail.gna.org/listinfo/vncssld-users.

Copyright

vncssld is released under the GNU AFFERO GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE.

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