[CentOS] OT: Using rdesktop as terminal client to Windows 2008 R2
Marcelo M. Garcia
marcelo.maia.garcia at googlemail.com
Wed Nov 18 13:45:35 UTC 2009
> Hi all,
> I am using rdesktop as a terminal client to connect to Windows Terminal Server
> over years without problems until now. I have a problems with five Windows 2008 R2
> servers: point cursor turns black when I connect to them. But this problem
> disappears if I turn on windows 7 theme on these servers, but performance it is very
> very bad.
> This problem only appears with windows 2008 R2 and not on Windows 2008 SP2 or
> Windows 2003 R2 servers.
> I have tried to add: Option "SWcursor" "true" (nvidia graphics card using native
> nvidia drivers), on my xorg.conf without luck.
> My laptop is centOS 5.4 fully updated with rdesktop-1.6.0-3.
> Any ideas??
I had the same problem and seems to be the version of rdesktop. I solved
compiling the new version (1.6).
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