Go to MY PC...

Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at kaarsemaker.net
Thu Jun 9 05:42:34 UTC 2005


On wo, 2005-06-08 at 10:51 -0400, jack jackson wrote:
> Quesion: I looked at man rdesktop and it appears to be encrypted; is
> this true? Do you know what port it's on? And what port I need to open
> on dad's firewall?

It is encrypted, port 3389. For linux-to-windows connectivity rdesktop
is the best choice, since its protocol beats vnc speed-wise. I
frequently use rdesktop to fix my moms PC and she has a crappy internet
connection. No way that that would work with vnc. 
-- 
Dennis K.
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