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Getting VenueVNC to work under Windows XP (AGTK 3)

The document provides instructions on how to configure and run VenueVNC for AGTK 3 under windows.

Installation

  • Software should now be installed.

  • If the software did not get installed correctly, you will need to use the AG package manager, to do it, simply follow the proceeding instructions:

    • Start a command prompt (Start -> run and enter cmd).

    • Execute the command "c:\Program Files\AGTk-3\bin\agpm3.py" --package=/location/of/VenueVNC.agpkg3

Running VenueVNC Client

  • To connect to a VenueVNC session, simply find an appropriate VenueVNc Applications Session within the VenueClient;

  • Right click on applications and select open.

  • If everything is installed correctly, you should be able to to see a VNC see a VNC session.

Running a VenueVNC Server

To run your own VenueVNC Shared Application, you will need to do the following:

  • Start up a command prompt;

  • Execute the following command

"c:\Program Files\AGTk-3\bin\VenueVNCServer3.py" -v Venue-Address

where "Venue-Address" is the address of a particular, example, the address for the APAG lobby is https://vv3.vislab.uq.edu.au:8000/Venues/default

Thanks

A special thanks to Douglas Kosovic (UQ) for suppling the new package file.

 

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