Svgardesktop V1.5.0

Announcements of packages that are now released.

Postby dingetje » Fri Feb 08, 2008 5:34 pm

As requested <a href='http://www.freesco.org/support-forum/index.php?showtopic=16614' target='_blank'>here</a>:

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pkg -i http://dingetje.homeip.net/packages/0.3.x/beta/svgardesktop_1.5.0_dingetje


svgardesktop v1.5.0 is a remote desktop client using <a href='http://www.svgalib.org/' target='_blank'>SVGAlib</a>.

        ***-- This package is officially unapproved at this time --***
        ***-- loading this program could damage your system or --***
        ***-- cause an unwanted vulnerability to outside attacks --***

You need a SVGALib 1.4.3 compatible SVGA video card and a monitor
that can at least display 640x480 in 256 colors
<span style='color:red'>The package is pre-configured for a VESA card, so it may not run!</span>
You can try the <ESC> key to close the svgardesktop session
but your screen may stay garbled until you reboot!


Commands svgardesktop and svidtune are now installed
but before running them make sure to edit /etc/vga/libvga.config
to match the video card and monitor timing of your FREESCO!
To facalitate editing you can also use rc_svga setup

See svgardesktop.txt in package 'man' menu for details about this package
or run svgardesktop without arguments.

Web sites:
<a href='http://www.rdesktop.org/' target='_blank'>http://www.rdesktop.org/</a>
<a href='http://www.svgalib.org/' target='_blank'>http://www.svgalib.org/</a>

dingetje, 8-Feb-2008
<a href='http://dingetje.homeip.net' target='_blank'>http://dingetje.homeip.net</a>


Screen shot below made from a VMWare machine with FREESCO 0.3.7 running svgadesktop to a Windows XP machine in my LAN.
GreetZ
http://dingetje.hopto.org

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