Docker image to provide HTML5 VNC interface to access Ubuntu 16.04 LXDE desktop environment.
Run the docker image and open port
docker run -it --rm -p 6080:80 dorowu/ubuntu-desktop-lxde-vnc
<img src="https://raw.github.com/fcwu/docker-ubuntu-vnc-desktop/master/screenshots/lxde.png?v1" width=700/>
Connect with VNC Viewer and protect by VNC Password
Forward VNC service port 5900 to host by
docker run -it --rm -p 6080:80 -p 5900:5900 dorowu/ubuntu-desktop-lxde-vnc
Now, open the vnc viewer and connect to port 5900. If you would like to protect vnc service by password, set environment variable
VNC_PASSWORD, for example
docker run -it --rm -p 6080:80 -p 5900:5900 -e VNC_PASSWORD=mypassword dorowu/ubuntu-desktop-lxde-vnc
A prompt will ask password either in the browser or vnc viewer.
Troubleshooting and FAQ
- boot2docker connection issue, https://github.com/fcwu/docker-ubuntu-vnc-desktop/issues/2
- Screen resolution is fitted to browser's window size when first connecting to the desktop. If you would like to change resolution, you have to re-create the container
See the LICENSE file for details.