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Feature 319335: VNC: Secondary viewonly password

Added by maritawerner over 5 years ago. Updated about 5 years ago.

Status:
Resolved
Priority:
Urgent
Assignee:
Category:
-
Target version:
-
Start date:
2016-05-04
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:

Description

For details see https://fate.suse.com/319335

Feature is set to "Validation"= Done!

Testcase:

First use vncpasswd tool to create passwd file.
vncpasswd /tmp/file.passwd
Password:
Verify:
Would you like to enter a view-only password (y/n)? y
Password:
Verify:
Old version wouldn't ask you for the view-only password, new version does.
Next start VNC server that uses the file for authentication. Let's start empty Xvnc with xev running inside:
Xvnc :1 -SecurityTypes=VncAuth -PasswordFile=/tmp/file.passwd &
DISPLAY=:1 xev
Then connect to it with your favorite VNC viewer. You can do it using vncviewer:
vncviewer localhost:1 -SecurityTypes=VncAuth
You will be asked to enter password. If you enter the first password, you can move mouse and type in the xev window and you should see that the events are being delivered in the xev output. If you enter the view-only password, your mouse and keyboard should be ignored.

History

#1 Updated by RBrownSUSE over 5 years ago

  • Priority changed from Normal to Urgent

#2 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

  • Assignee set to mkravec

#3 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from New to In Progress
  • % Done changed from 0 to 90

#5 Updated by okurz about 5 years ago

mkravec: Did it run on osd already?

#6 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

Last 7 builds did not reach extra tests group - so not yet, but test is set up

#7 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

  • % Done changed from 90 to 100

#8 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Resolved

#9 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from Resolved to In Progress

#10 Updated by mkravec about 5 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Resolved

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