Taskmanager and a comments about VNC

Yan Seiner yan "at" cardinalengineering.com
Mon, 13 Aug 2001 01:05:43 +0000


Anouk Kuiling wrote:

> - VNC is sometimes slow

VNC is designed to be used on relatively fast networks.  Other variants,
like tightVNC, exist for slow connections.

> - You can't see any taskmanager on the remote computer

Can't comment - I don't use Win32 unless I absolutely have to.

> - Linux users don't see their mousepointer moving when their machine is taken
> over

No wonder - VNC runs as a separate user.  The session you see on the
screen is NOT the session seen with VNC.

--Yan

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