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Old 08-14-2003, 07:48 AM   #1
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Remote Desktop Connection(control) for Linux!!!(VNC-Virtual Network computing)!!!

Hi All,

I am looking for Remote Desktop, one like in Windows XP like remote desktop connection for Linux. How can I control virtually my Windows, Linux from each other platform, either via net or on LAN on same subnet?

I am new to Linux, so advice me all the possibilities.
Old 08-14-2003, 12:26 PM   #2
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You've answered your own question, get VNC for linux, it works great.
Old 08-14-2003, 12:53 PM   #3
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You can also use SSH -secure shell server to get console access to the machine.

This is what linux is *made* for -- to be a server for other clients.

You can also log into X-Windows (and a desktop environment or windowmanager). Just do a search

Old 08-14-2003, 04:15 PM   #4
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Originally posted by JoeDuncan
You've answered your own question, get VNC for linux, it works great.
That's what I was going to say when i first saw this post, figured I musta read it wrong and just moved on, lol

Kinda confused me...


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