Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 427701
man page for "vncviewer" needs updating for "-via" option
Last modified: 2013-04-30 19:38:41 EDT
From the man page for "vncviewer":
Automatically create encrypted TCP tunnel to the gateway machine before
connection, connect to the host through that tunnel (TightVNC-specific).
But the -via option seems to work just fine here, and does not appear to be
TightVNC-specific, which is what the above seems to suggest. Or am I reading
It looks you're right. I will remove "TightVNC-specific" string in next release
vnc-4.1.2-24.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8
vnc-4.1.2-24.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update vnc'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F8/FEDORA-2008-2646
vnc-4.1.2-24.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.