Seeing screen of one computer on the other

John DeCarlo johndecarlo at
Mon Dec 21 23:50:27 UTC 2009

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 1:59 PM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at> wrote:

> > Have a look at VNC and see if it suits your needs
> >
> It doesn't. VNC is way too slow, even in view-only mode. I have seen
> systems running X over the network so fast that you would not believe
> it was not local. In fact, running GUI apps over SSH -X on this
> network is like that. But VNC for just viewing the desktop is too
> slow.

Hmm.  I guess I always went with an optimized VNC, like tightvnc or ultravnc

John DeCarlo, My Views Are My Own
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