How to disable auto-discovery of VNC servers nearby

Asked by Leon Zhou on 2011-04-25

I am on a LAN with large numbers of VNC servers. Vinagre takes 5 minutes to try to discover every server on every launch. This is really annoying. Is it possible to turn this feature off. I cannot find a menu item nor a command line option to shut it off.

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2011-04-25
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2011-05-08
Kent Seaton (spr0k3t) said : #1

From what I gather, you would need to compile vinagre from source without the avahi component. That would skip the auto identify process. You could post a bug as a wishlist item for the preferences.

Kent Seaton (spr0k3t) said : #2

Added bug for feature request.

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