How can I use my own VNC client with OnApp virtual servers?
OnApp 2x, 3x, 4x, 5x, 6.0 - 6.2
To use VNC as an alternative, use API calls to retrieve the needed information. You can use the VSs' identifier in place of the ID (the identifier given in a URL address after
These are the API calls:
GET /virtual_machines/:virtual_machine_id/console.xml GET /virtual_machines/:id.xml
The first call starts the console session and gives you the port number to connect to. The second one provides you with
Then, the VNC settings for the VS will be as follows:
host - OnApp Control Panel IP port - given by console.xml password - use remote_access_password
GET calls to the API can be entered as URLs in a browser. There are also JSON variants of these calls.