What on Earth is Session Zero?

William Hooper whooper "at" freeshell.org
Tue Nov 1 21:38:00 2005

John Aldrich wrote:
> Yep. You got it... IP:0 is "session zero" ie. IP::5900. You don't have to
>  type IP:5900 as port 5900 is the default.

Not in the context that started this thread.  "Session Zero" is
Microsoft's way of describing the first Terminal Server session.  Since
Fast-User Switching and Remote Desktop tie into the Terminal Server hooks,
the terminology carried over.

>From a VNC point of view, IP:0 is "Display 0".

William Hooper