We can access a desktop remotely using VNC. In this video, learn how to configure VNC and how to connect to a VNC server.
- [Narrator] Because this computer is a server, … it's not likely that it's going to have … a display, a mouse, and a keyboard … attached to it at all times. … So what happens then if we need … to use the desktop environment? … For that, I'll install software that provides VNC … or Virtual Network Computing. … I'll write yum, install, tigervnc, server. … (keyboard clicking) … Because VNC is a network service, … we need to tell the firewall about it. … So I'll write firewall, cmd, zone equals public, … (keyboard clicking) addservice equals vncserver, … and we'll make it permanent. … Then, I'll restart the firewall. … (keyboard clicking) … I'll clear the screen … and to start up the VNC server, … I'll type vncserver. (keyboard clicking) … I need to specify a password to connect to the VNC server. … When I connect from a VNC client, … I won't be prompted for a username and password … because the server will only identify … me by the password I provided. … The maximum length of this password is eight characters. …
- What is CentOS?
- Installing CentOS
- Configuring networking manually
- Configuring the network with NetworkManager
- Connecting remotely
- Working with security-enhanced Linux (SELinux)
- Setting up a firewall
- Setting up a web server
- Sharing user home folders with Samba
- Setting up a desktop environment
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Basic Administration
3. Working with Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux)
4. Working with Common Services and Applications
5. Using a Desktop
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