Problems with WinXP and Terminal Services

Alex K. Angelopoulos alex "at" bittnet.com
Wed, 13 Mar 2002 16:20:00 +0000


It has at least 2 valuable uses on Windows systems running terminal
services.

(1) It provides a redundant connection method with different underlying
dependencies.

(2) You are ensured that you will connect directly to the console whenever
you use it.



----- Original Message -----
From: "Beerse, Corni" <cbeerse "at" hiscom.nl>
To: <vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com>
Sent: Wednesday, 2002-03-13 04:06
Subject: RE: Problems with WinXP and Terminal Services


: > -----Original Message-----
: > I'm having a problem with vnc and Windows XP.  I know
: > it's not supported yet, but VNC actually works pretty
: > well unless you logged into the machine via Terminal
: > Services (remote desktop) last.  In this case a blank
: > screen is displayed when vnc makes a connection.  It
: > would be cool if, at the very least, it came up with a
: > login screen.  Are there any plans to support this
: > scenario?
:
:
: What's the use of using vnc in a terminal server configuration? As far as
I
: know it's just using an other protocol to get the windows on the desktop.
:
: If it's for displaying on unix, the terminalserver has an X11 option to
get
: a X11 display.
: If it's for takeover, put the vncserver in userspace and off you go.
: If it's for security, What security?
: If it's for something else, explain your usage.
:
:
: CBee
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