"Hardware version of VNC" revisited - $200 vnc client

Dewar Charles R Charles.Dewar "at" LonestarHealth.com
Mon, 25 Mar 2002 22:04:14 +0000


Plus you could burn your own bootable CD with Linux as well. 

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From: Gabor D. Kiss [mailto:gkiss "at" telcordia.com] 
Sent: Friday, March 22, 2002 7:33 PM
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Subject: Re: "Hardware version of VNC" revisited - $200 vnc client


I see it now.

Thanks



 

                    "Lee Allen"

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                    07:43 PM

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'vncviewer' most definitely is included (I just evaluated one), and it is
listed on their web site: http://www.thenicstore.com/nic/softwarefaq.html

Lee Allen
Leadtec Systems, Inc.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gabor D. Kiss" <gkiss "at" telcordia.com>
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Sent: Friday, March 22, 2002 7:20 PM
Subject: "Hardware version of VNC" revisited - $200 vnc client


> Stuart,
>
> This looks really interesting. A hardware vnc client based on linux. 
> Everything you need except a monitor. $200. WOW
>
> I took a look and I didn't see VNC among the software that comes with 
> it. They talk about Netscape, and of course you can use that to see 
> the vnc server, but I got the impression that the standalone vnc 
> viewer was also part of the deal. Is that true and they just don't 
> menion it on the website?
>
> Gabor
>
>
>
>                     "Lee Allen"
>                     <lee "at" leadtec.        To:
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>                     com>                 cc:     (bcc: Gabor D.
Kiss/Telcordia)
>                                          Subject:     "Hardware version
of
VNC" revisited
>                     03/22/2002
>                     08:39 AM
>                     Please
>                     respond to
>                     vnc-list
>
>

>
>
>
>
>
> When this topic came up a month ago, it led to some discussion about 
> the NIC, the New Internet Computer, from the New Internet Computer 
> Company. This was a bit off-topic because the original post was about 
> a VNC server and the NIC is a client.
>
> The NIC is a $199 box that is a prepacked, ready-to-go Linux system.  
> It comes with Netscape and VNC and a variety of other "client" 
> applications, including Citrix, VT emulation, etc.
>
> I have completed my evaluation of this product for use with our 
> system.
I
> love it.  We will be using it as a "zero administration" dedicated VNC 
> workstation.  I highly recommend it for anyone who needs a dedicated 
> VNC workstation, or VNC + Netscape.
>
> The process of setting up the device is the simplest I have ever seen. 
> Your grandmother could pull it off (especially if Grannie maintains a 
> DHCP server).
>
> Details: $199 includes the following
> - PR 300Mhz Via Cyrix processor
> - 64 MB RAM
> - 8 MB Flash memory
> - 24x CD-Rom  (it boots from CD)
> - USB ports (2)
> - Serial ports (2)
> - 56K Modem
> - 10/100 base-T Ethernet
> - keyboard
> - mouse
> - speakers
>
> If you look carefully at this list you will note the monitor is not 
> included, nor is a hard disk.  Hard disk is not needed and is not 
> supported.
>
> I made some slight modifications to the stock CD so it automatically
starts
> VNC and gets the VNC host IP address from a file in flash memory.  I
would
> be glad to share those modifications.
>
> Lee Allen
> Leadtec Systems, Inc.
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