solstone wrote:You know what would have been helpful? Bringing this to my attention during the update instead of waiting for me to find out the hard way, while attempting to remote control my machine. I am now stuck and have no way to get unstuck until I can get home and change this setting.
solstone wrote: I am now stuck and have no way to get unstuck until I can get home and change this setting.
tetsujin wrote:Well, at least discovering this thread saves me from completely wasting my time trying to get into my machine 4000 miles away.
I'm locked out until I get back home.
I can see via Remote Tap (a VNC for iPhone) exactly which button to press to allow me in... but I can't press it.
Marvellous. Great. Thanks.
My plan, should anybody want to try it in future, was to by default deny `screensharingd`(because of the myriad hack attempts I see daily) which I have port forwarded to my desktop, Then, using Remote Tap which I also forward on a nonstandard port to the same machine, disable silent mode in LS, allow access to screen sharing from my current location using Remote Tap, then re-enable silent mode.
Personal 2FA... now sadly only sweet FA.
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