VNCS :: A Simple VNC over SSH Client

What is VNCS?

VNCS is not a VNC server, nor is it a proprietary or specialized VNC client. It is a simple shell script which handles the establishment of a VNC connection through an SSH tunnel.

What are the system requirements?

This script is written for bash, so theoretically it will work for any system with a bash shell, although this has only been tested on Linux. In addition, this shell script requires that your system have a few basic utilities to make a connection. You must have:

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, you can contact the project admin, Brad Koch, through his developer profile at