VNC 4.0 Beta 3

James Weatherall jnw@realvnc.com
Mon Jul 28 20:08:01 2003


RealVNC is pleased to announce the first public beta release of VNC 4.0.  

VNC 4.0 is a complete redesign of the VNC system, but maintains backwards 
compatibility with the old VNC 3 releases.

New features on all platforms:
- Local cursor rendering
- New Java viewer
- Improved performance
- Dynamic desktop resizing

New Unix features:
- Support for remoting the X11 console
- Xvnc is now based on the XFree86 4 X server
- Compatibility with a wider range of Unix platforms and features

New Windows features:
- Support for multiple monitors
- New keyboard handling code
- Simpler configuration system

Binaries and source can be downloaded from the RealVNC website at
http://www.realvnc.com/4.0b3-download.html

Documentation and notes on this release can be found at
http://www.realvnc.com/v4

Please direct bug reports for this release to v4bugs@realvnc.com.

Enjoy!

The VNC Team