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rdesktop is an open source client for Windows NT Terminal Server and Windows 2000/2003 Terminal Services, capable of natively speakin
rdesktop is an open source client for Windows NT Terminal Server and Windows 2000/2003 Terminal Services, capable of natively speaking Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) in order to present the user's NT desktop. Unlike Citrix ICA, no server extensions are required.
rdesktop currently runs on most UNIX based platforms with the X Window System, and other ports should be fairly straightforward.
rdesktop project was initially written by Matthew Chapman based on various scarce documentation, wire sniffs, and trial-and-error.
What's New in This Release:
SeamlessRDP - seamless windows support
Fix connection issues with Windows XP RTM
Keyboard handling improvements and fixes
SGI/Irix sound-driver fixes
Support for clipboard INCR protocol
Session Directory support (patch from Brian Chapeau )
Support for long filenames on redirected drives
XOR ellipse drawing fix
Clipboard unicode support (Ilya Konstantinov)
Fix display issues with exotic color depths (30bpp, 32bpp, etc) (Ilya Konstantinov)
Large file support
The default color depth is now the depth of the root window
Basic support for Windows Vista Beta 2
Fix high cpu-usage in OSS-driver
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