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Re: [SLUG] running IDE's through remote desktops
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] running IDE's through remote desktops
- From: Matthew Palmer <mpalmer@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2004 21:10:18 +1000
- User-agent: Mutt/18.104.22.168+cvs20040105i
On Fri, Jun 18, 2004 at 11:07:29AM +0000, c c wrote:
> for them to run all their IDE's on. The server I was looking at providing
> them was a dual 3Ghz Xeon with 4G RAM running Linux. And then run on that
> server multiple desktops via VNC one for each of the developers. Then the
> developers can run their IDE's on the server through VNC with their low
> spec'd desktops.
Throw VNC out the window unless you're restricted to low bandwidth links,
and just use X forwarding directly. Works like a charm.