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Bug 216340 - xorg-x11-xauth not listed as package requirement for vnc-server
xorg-x11-xauth not listed as package requirement for vnc-server
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vnc (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Tkac
David Lawrence
: 216505 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2006-11-19 10:33 EST by Chris Myers
Modified: 2013-04-30 19:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-11-28 03:10:57 EST
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Description Chris Myers 2006-11-19 10:33:52 EST
Description of problem:

    vncserver will not start unless /usr/bin/xauth is installed,
    but xorg-x11-xauth (or /usr/bin/xauth) is not listed as a
    requirement for the vnc-server package.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:

    Install vnc-server, uninstall xorg-x11-xauth if needed, try to run

Steps to Reproduce:

    1. uninstall xorg-x11-xauth if installed
    2. install vnc-server
    3. /usr/bin/vncserver
Actual results:

    vncserver: couldn't find "xauth" on your PATH.

Expected results:

    vncserver starts

Additional info:
Comment 1 Adam Tkac 2006-11-22 04:06:25 EST
*** Bug 216505 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Adam Tkac 2006-11-28 03:10:57 EST
You have right

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