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VINAGRE(1) FreeBSD General Commands Manual VINAGRE(1)

vinagre - a remote desktop viewer for the GNOME Desktop

vinagre [OPTIONS] [server][::port|:display]

vinagre is a remote desktop viewer for the GNOME desktop. It can support many protocols using a plugin system. Current plugins exist for VNC and SSH. Vinagre has many features, among others:.
- Support for multiple connections simultaneously
- Bookmarks and history support
- Avahi integration
- GNOME keyring integration
- You can connect to a VNC server by double clicking on a .vnc file when using nautilus.

-?, --help
Show help options

-F, --file=filename
Opens a .vnc file
-f, --fullscreen
Open Vinagre in fullscreen mode
Specify geometry of the Vinagre window in X11 format
-n, --new-window
Create a new toplevel window in an existing instance of Vinagre
X display to use
Run 'vinagre --help' to see a full list of available command line options

The following operands are supported:
Specifies the VNC server to connect to. The VNC server can be either a hostname, or an IP address. If the server is an IPv6 address, it must be enclosed by square brackets. The address can optionally be followed by two colons (::) and the VNC port number, or alternatively by one colon (:) and the display where Vinagre should run. If a port is not specified, default value of 5900 will be used. If the value is lower than 1024, 5900 will be added to it. For example, ":0" means "5900" and ":1" means ":5901". If only a port is specified, but not the hostname, localhost will be assumed. Possible values for the display are between 0 and 1024. If a display number greater than 1024 is specified, it will be assumed to be a port. Note that you can't specify the port and the display at the same time.

Example 1: Start vinagre from the command line
example%  vinagre
Example 2: Create a new top-level window
example%  vinagre --new-window
Example 3: Connect to a specified VNC server and port
example%  vinagre snoopy::5900
Example 4: Connect to a specified IPv4 address and port
example%  vinagre
Example 5: Connect to a specified IPv6 address and port
example%  vinagre [2001:0db8:0:0:0:0:1428:57ab]::2700
Example 6: Connect to a VNC server specified by a .vnc file
example%  vinagre -F snoopy.vnc
Example 7: Connect to localhost on a specified port in fullscreen mode
example%  vinagre -f ::5900

Vinagre help manual

Vinagre was written by Jonh Wendell <> and David King <>
This manual page was written by Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <> and Halton Huo <>.
April 18, 2011 User Commands

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