Sign up ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I'm trying to remote login into my Ubuntu machine from my Mac following the instructions at this website:


When I try to login, I confirm to allow access on the Linus side, but on my Mac, it just says "Contacting" and doesn't do anything.

share|improve this question
possible duplicate of VNC into an Ubuntu machine from a Mac? – Sathya Jul 31 '10 at 3:19
I saw that before and it didn't solve the problem so I posted this. – tony_sid Jul 31 '10 at 6:37
please give us details of what you tried, what worked, what didn't, from this question, so we can help you better. – Gnoupi Jul 31 '10 at 10:29

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.