VNC 4.0 Beta 3

James ''Wez'' Weatherall jnw@realvnc.com
Wed Jul 30 16:30:01 2003


> JWW> Scott, Your notes omit to mention the ZRLE encoding, 
> which provides 
> JWW> equivalent compression over slow links to the Tight encoding. :)
> 
> Not quite equivalent if Tight is used together with JPEG, and 
> there are photo-like images or gradients on the screen. ;-)

Over a slow link, VNC will auto-select 6bpp (bits per pixel), in which case
ZRLE will match Tight even if Tight has JPEG enabled.

Cheers,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.