Scala Media Players
Use PuTTY or another client to set up the SSH tunnel and perform administrative functions for the Linux Playback Engine from the command prompt.
Use TigerVNC to remotely access the player console to see the content playing. TigerVNC server is installed installed, by default, on the Linux Playback Engine.
Enter the following line to create an SSH Tunnel in order to access the VNC session running on the player:
If you want both an SSH tunnel and a PuTTY Terminal Shell into the Player; use the actual PuTTY command:
To launch the VNCviewer:
If you are doing this frequently, both commands can be placed in a batch file.
If you want to auto-connect without a password prompt; copy the file
/etc/vncpasswd from the Linux Player and reference it in the VNCviewer's Command Line: