Administering Windows boxes from Linux...

Mike Rice dolo724 at
Fri Nov 23 16:08:51 PST 2001

Yup. VNC is the ticket. Although the WinVNC server slows the connection
a bit, it's not too bad. Only problem I experienced so far is I lost
the use of the right shift key, so caps became a one handed affair. 

--- Troy Engel <tengel at> wrote:
> Kevin Jamieson <derf at> wrote:
> > 
> > I need to login to Windows boxes on a regular basis to restart
> crashed
> > processes.  I'm running vmware so I can run win2k so that I can run
> terminal
> > services, which seems ridiculous. 
> VNC (WinVNC as server, vncviewer as client) is what I've been using
> for a coupla years, works pretty dang well.  Homepage is at
> , RedHat 7.2 includes RPMS right
> on the install CD.
> -te
> -- 
> Troy Engel :: KeyID DF3D5207
> I killed a process today, just to watch it die.

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