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Re: [SLE] How do I export X desktop to remote Win2K machine ?
  • From: Glenn Holmer <gholmer@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2002 05:54:18 -0600
  • Message-id: <3DDCC96A.2060406@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Phantasm wrote:
Not sure about step by step, but you should be able to use vncserver (In
atleast SuSE 8.1), and use a vnc client for windows.

I've used a windows vnc from SuSE and it worked great, just type
vncviewer and enter the IP in the box and the password in the next box.

But that starts a new X session. You can export the existing
session using x0rfbserver:

and there is also KDE desktop sharing, which is based on this:

On Thu, 2002-11-21 at 04:35, Douglass Turner wrote:

The situation: KDE on Suse running on box A. Win2K on box B running X-Win32. Both sit on the same LAN.

I want to export the X-windows (KDE) desktop session from box A to box B. I've read numerous docs none of which describe the specifics of Suse. I had no problems doing this with a Redhat installation which is different enough from Suse to not be applicable.

Could someone please provide me with detailed step by step instructions. I'm stumped.

Glenn Holmer (Linux registered user #16682)
"You may think this is the finest pearl
But it's only cardboard balls, seamed in glue
Overwhelming technique; done through diligence"
-Captain Beefheart, "Best Batch Yet"

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