[SATLUG] Remote Desktop for Linux

Daniel J. Givens daniel at rugmonster.org
Thu Apr 24 19:09:41 CDT 2008


Geoff wrote:
>     It runs fast, can be set to use only ssh for both the port it needs
>     and to do full encryption.

It uses SSH by default as the transport.

>     VNC on linux is a square peg for a round hole.

It's slow and clunky.

> So, if FreeNX any better than VNC?

By leaps and bounds. Why anyone continues to use VNC baffles me. I'm a 
huge fan. Huge!


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