Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1258579
vnc console to instance is not working
Last modified: 2015-09-15 19:26:22 EDT
Description of problem:
Deploy instance, and attempt to access its console fail. chrome browser display message "The server closed the connection without sending any data."
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch an instance from Horizon, using cirros image.
2. Click on instance name, and click on console
3. console window show up with a grey screen and message "The server closed the connection without sending any data."
4. Clicking on "Click here to show only console" launches a new window with the error "Unable to load the webpage because the server sent no data."
should be able to access VM console
I notice port 5900 is not opened in iptables on the compute-nodes. should it be opened to accept vnc request?
We need more information of environment to correctly handle your problem but about your question it seems not necessary to open port 5900.
Please refer yourself to:
http://docs.openstack.org/kilo/config-reference/content/list-of-compute-config-options.html (vnc section)
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1257753 ***