VNC speed and compression

D. Leeuw leeuw "at" srs.nl
Thu, 23 Jul 1998 13:38:12 +0000


>I find the VNC server (WinVNC) unusable on a 100MHz Pentium, but just
>bearable on a 200MHz machine.  In practice I avoid running WinVNC at
>all.  A month or so ago I swapped the Sun box on my desk for a 100MHz
>Windows box.

Don't quite agree. As long as it are Windows apps (GUI) it works fine for
me on Pentium 75 machines. But as soon as I use a DOS box with app, it gets
slow. Those machines have about 24 Mb RAM and I think it will do on a 10
Mbps network.

Client and server are both win95.

Dennis

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