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Package: tightvncserver (1:1.3.10-7)

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virtual network computing server software

VNC stands for Virtual Network Computing. It is, in essence, a remote display system which allows you to view a computing `desktop' environment not only on the machine where it is running, but from anywhere on the Internet and from a wide variety of machine architectures.

This package provides a server to which X clients can connect and the server generates a display that can be viewed with a vncviewer.

The difference between the tightvncserver and the normal vncserver is the data encoding, optimized for low bandwidth connections. If the client do not support jpeg or zlib encoding it can use the default one. Later versions of vncserver (> 3.3.3r2) support a new automatic encoding that should be equally good as the tightvnc encoding.

Note: This server does not support or need a display. You need a vncviewer to see something. However, this viewer may also be on a computer running other operating systems in the local net.

Tags: Hardware Enablement: Emulation, User Interface: Daemon, Networking: network::server, network::service, Role: Program, Purpose: Login, Data Visualization

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 714.6 kB2,210.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 656.5 kB1,739.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 590.2 kB1,694.0 kB [list of files]
armel 549.4 kB1,466.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 559.8 kB1,054.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 592.1 kB1,540.0 kB [list of files]
i386 666.8 kB1,727.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 (unofficial port) 830.8 kB3,519.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 541.9 kB1,398.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 632.0 kB2,105.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 627.8 kB1,858.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 688.0 kB2,397.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 697.4 kB2,206.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 621.1 kB1,307.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 614.4 kB1,877.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 693.4 kB1,393.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 572.4 kB3,299.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 652.0 kB1,595.0 kB [list of files]