James jam at
Tue Jul 24 12:27:08 UTC 2018

> On 24 Jul 2018, at 8:00 pm, macports-users-request at wrote:
>> For ages I have used Chicken but High Sierra warns me of it being a 32bit app.
>> macports has cotvnc and also vnc
>> Any opinio,ns sage words or other
> Usually I use the builtin VNC client of macOS. You can launch it by
> opening a vnc:// URL from Finder's "Connect to Server" dialog or with
> open(1) from a terminal window, for example:
> ,
>  open vnc://hostname:5190 <vnc://hostname:5190>
Alas the built-in server does not play nicely with the other kids

<pretty dialog>
Conmection failed to ‘sandypit.home'
Make sure Screen Sharing or Remote Management (in the Sharing section of System Preferences) is enabled on the remote computer.
</pretty dialog>

One of my linux boxes running xvnc

Chicken DOES connect

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