View Full Version : [ubuntu] Low latency VNC equivalent?

August 9th, 2009, 11:19 PM
I'm looking for an equivalent to VNC that my Dad could use to access the home server with low latencies. Is Citrix payware? Also, is the server even linux compatible? Cause that has very low latencies it seems!

Yes, I do tell him to learn the command line and ssh the server instead, but he's used MacOS all his computer-using life and the CLI is a new thing for him...bla bla etc.

The one and only srynznfyra (that signature is new!)

August 9th, 2009, 11:22 PM
I'm looking for an equivalent to VNC ... with low latencies. FreeNX.

But in another thread we discussed this one:

Maybe that's more like it?

Is Citrix payware? That ... and it's a Windows product.

August 9th, 2009, 11:23 PM
cheers, I'll check them out! :)

EDIT: Tried freenx, it's BRILLIANT!!!! Thank you so much!

August 10th, 2009, 12:03 AM
I had a look at yuuguu, and that's not actually applicable for what I want (vnc from desktop to server) - at least not from what I saw, it looked more like a screen sharing program where there's a human on either end.

But NX is brilliant! :popcorn::guitar: