[CentOS-virt] WinXP Xen guest: compare VNC vs RDP

Ed Heron Ed at Heron-ent.com
Thu Apr 23 00:08:20 UTC 2009

From: "Julian Price", Wednesday, April 22, 2009 3:46 PM

> I use RDP because it allows copy & paste of text between the local and
> remote machines.  VNC does not, unless I've just not got it set up right.
> - Julian

  Most of my users are not sophisticated enough to handle mixing remote and 
local modes.  I'm expecting to turn the remote machine into a thin client 
equivalent (enabling me to move the WinXP license to the VM).

  This seems to reduce some of my potential support issues.

  I'm currently experimenting with Thinstation (thinstation.net).  There are 
a couple of issues with it, like sound, but I'm leaving those issues for 

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