LXDE with x2go work for root and user sign in (add <startlxde &> to .vnc).
Xfce4 with x2go did not allow user sign in, only root.
If I ssh as root into server, I can sudo -l <user>.
But, I have heard it is insecure to ssh as root, so I would rather start out a…
Thanks for the tip, hansen!
X2Go Client works, for me vncviewer and Remmina do not.
Root sign in works perfectly using x2go cl…
Followed tutorials on setting up Ubuntu 16.04 server and using vnc to open xfce4 desktop.
Always end up with gray blank screen.
Google seems to suggest that many people who encounter this problem are using Digital Oce...
Would it be possible for you to use X2Go instead of VNC? It's more stable for something like you're trying and has SSH built in, which makes it more secure.