As we all know that TeamViewer connects to any PC or server around the world within a few seconds.
You can manage the remote machine as if you are logged into that machine.
You can install TeamViewer on your openSuse box by following the below simple steps ::
1 > Download the TeamViewer package for openSUSE
[email protected][#] cd /usr/src
[email protected][#] wget http://www.teamviewer.com/download/teamviewer_linux_suse64.rpm
2 > Install the required binaries
[email protected][#] zypper install libfreetype6-32bit
[email protected][#] zypper install wine
3 > Install TeamViewer package by using zypper or rpm
[email protected][src]# rpm --install teamviewer_linux_suse64.rpm
[email protected][src]# zypper in teamviewer_linux_suse64.rpm
This will install TeamViewer on your machine.
Now to access TeamViewer you have to install vnc viewer
Follow the below steps to install vnc viewer
[email protected][#] zypper install tightvnc
[email protected][#] zypper install tightvnc-1.3.9-110.1.x86_64
This will install vnc viewer, Now next step is to configure it
[email protected][#] vncserver
You will require a password to access your desktops.
Password: Warning: password truncated to the length of 8. Verify: Would you like to enter a view-only password (y/n)? n
New 'X' desktop is server.localhost.com:1
Creating default startup script /root/.vnc/xstartup Starting applications specified in /root/.vnc/xstartup Log file is /root/.vnc/server.localhost.com:1.log
Now it’s time to replace the xstartup file to set kde as desktop for vnc viewer
[email protected][.vnc] # cat xstartup #!/bin/sh xrdb $HOME/.Xresources xsetroot -solid grey xterm -geometry 80x24+10+10 -ls -title "$VNCDESKTOP Desktop" & twm &
[email protected][.vnc] # cat xstartup
#!/bin/sh [ -x /etc/vnc/xstartup ] && exec /etc/vnc/xstartup [ -r $HOME/.Xresources ] && xrdb $HOME/.Xresources xsetroot -solid grey vncconfig -iconic & startkde &
This will set KDE as desktop for vnc viewer.
Now open your VNC client and you can access your openSUSE box as
vnc server :: 10.10.10.176:1
Note :: here 1 is the port
Finally you can access TeamViewer via vnc viewer as ::