[SATLUG] Alternative to COTVNC?

Geoff geofff at w5omr.shacknet.nu
Wed May 7 18:48:46 CDT 2008

Jeremy Mann wrote:
> On Wed, May 7, 2008 at 1:53 PM, Brad Knowles <brad at shub-internet.org> wrote:
>>  Plain VNC works just fine with ARD.  ARD will get you better performance
>> with a better UI, but any normal VNC client should work fine.  I use
>> ChickenOfTheVNSea myself, and while it's slow it works.
>>  I'd prefer something faster, and so I might be tempted to pay extra money
>> to get ARD.  But not yet.
> Brad, check out JollyVNC. I just started using it this afternoon. Its
> extremely fast and behaves just like TightVNC under Linux.
> http://www.jinx.de/JollysFastVNC.html

That said, thanks to the person who suggested using NoMachine (NX).   I
installed the server/node/client version on the server, and the client
version on the M$ slaptop... -much- quicker than tightvnc, IM(ns)HO.

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