Announce: RDP to VNC

Glenn Mabbutt gmabbutt "at" quartetservice.com
Wed, 29 Nov 2000 16:01:13 +0000


So, does this run _on_ NT4 Terminal Server?  I'm sorry, I don't understand
the "Linux-hosted" part, and the fact that the web page says "hopefully
someone will port this to NT4"....

-----Original Message-----
From: Tim Edmonds [mailto:tme23 "at" cam.ac.uk]
Sent: Wednesday, November 29, 2000 8:57 AM
To: vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com
Subject: Announce: RDP to VNC


Announce: RDP to VNC

the wonders of open source brings you true
multi-user VNC access for NT4 Terminal Servers

http://www-lce.eng.cam.ac.uk/~tme23/vdesktop

it's fast. it's fantastic. it lets anyone with a 
vnc client connect to terminal server. 

rdp2vnc is basically a translating proxy between VNC
and RDP protocols. it's not 100% complete but plenty 
usable. 

some caveats:

 - NT4 only, no support for win2k
 - Raw, RRE, CopyRect only
 - no built in httpd
 - no authentication (authenticate by TS login)
 - no VNC session persistence (it persists in TS)
 - no shared session support
 - is linux (unix) hosted

comments/praise/abuse/cash to me.

t
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