Packaging of noVNC and Websockets

Shawn Starr shawn.starr at
Thu Apr 26 02:39:05 UTC 2012

On Wednesday, April 25, 2012 04:08:41 PM Adam Young wrote:
> It looks like a couple of projects are interested in using the noVNC
> viewer as a way of talking to machines from a web browser.  I've made a
> first stab at packageing them, and, in doing so,  learned a little bit.
> The noVNC code is designed around a proxy that, under the Debian deploy,
> lives in /usr/share/noVNC/utils/.  This directory contains shell
> scripts, a shared object complete with Makefile, and lots of python
> code.  Needless to say, it does not match Fedora packaging standards.


OpenNebula optionally uses noVNC but it downloads it with a script  to /tmp 
and creates a symlink to /usr/share/one/noVNC vs packaging it. So I wonder how 
this would work in packaging.

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