[CentOS] Setting up a GUI remote access

Tue Apr 26 16:57:23 UTC 2011
Dave Stevens <geek at uniserve.com>

Quoting Monty Shinn <montys at videopost.com>:

> On 04/26/2011 11:25 AM, Todd Cary wrote:
>> Currently I have VNC running on my Windows desktop with Samba
>> providing access to my Linux server.  Since Linux is more
>> reliable than Windows, I would like to be able to access my Linux
>> (Centos 5.5) via my Windows notebook - hopefully via VNC or some
>> similar application and then access the Windows desktop (if it is
>> not locked up :-) ) with Samba.
>> What is the best VNC like application to install or use on the
>> Linux server?

It depends on what you do on the server, but for monitoring I use  
Virtualmin, both GPL and paid versions on different machines and find  
it very useful.


>> Todd
> Todd,
> I have been using noamchine for a while now and has worked flawlessly.
> They have free versions of their server as well as clients for linux,
> macosx, and windows.
> http://www.nomachine.com/products.php
> Hope this helps.
> Monty
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