Segmentation Fault When Starting vncserver on EL5 (Doc ID 1116323.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version: 5.4 and later   [Release: OEL5U4 and later ]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Starting vncserver fails with segfault below:
# vncserver :95
sh: line 7: 25975 Segmentation fault      Xvnc :95 -desktop 'host:95 (root)' -httpd /usr/share/vnc/classes -auth /root/.Xauthority -geometry 1024x768 -depth 16 -rfbwait 30000 -rfbauth /root/.vnc/passwd -rfbport 5995 -pn >> '/root/.vnc/host:95.log' 2>&1
Unable to start Xvnc, exiting

Cause

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