[ILUG] low bandwidch X forwarding protocol?
conor.daly_ilug at cod.homelinux.org
Wed Nov 1 15:40:02 GMT 2006
On Wed, Nov 01, 2006 at 05:00:55AM +0000 or so it is rumoured hereabouts,
Vijay Gill thought:
> I tried NX after reading so much good about it in this thread. And I
> will never go back to VNC. I was using TightVNC before that on similar
> upload speed (NTL's 6Mbps connection).
> Only I have to sort out the problem of not being able to connect if I
> disable password authentication in SSH (only PK).
Given that my home server got cracked by enabling password authentication
for NX, this is a valid concern
Gavin mentioned how to fix this here:
Frank Duignan mentioned how to set NX to use a second sshd for password
auth further down this thread. That's another thing I'll be doing over
the next while...
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