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[SLUG] Using a VPS to get an Australia IP address desktop
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- Subject: [SLUG] Using a VPS to get an Australia IP address desktop
- From: Richard Hayes <nada@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2009 07:46:17 +1000
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Richard Hayes <nada@xxxxxxxxxxx
>> I am setting up a VPS with RDesktop. Does anyone know of a good guide?
>Do you mean that you want to use the Windows RDP protocol to provide
>a Linux GUI?
>>Otherwise, you probably want to clarify what you are trying to do.
Sorry, I was not clearer.
I need to have a remote user in China obtain an Australia IP address for
their desktop. It is needed as local auction sites are not allowing
overseas IPs to trade on the Australian sites.
So, I have used a VPS and have installed RDesktop.
But would VBoxHeadless be a better option?
"VBoxHeadless will start the VM and a VRDP (VirtualBox Remote Desktop
Protocol) server which allows you to see the VM's output remotely on