[TriLUG] rdesktop any good?
jtrilug at indythinker.com
Wed Mar 19 16:43:35 EDT 2008
Roy Vestal wrote:
> One follow up, you can use these options to set it the way you want.
> These are what I use:
> rdesktop -g 1280x1024 -u username servername
> if you're like me and have dual screens greater than 1280x1024, then
> this works great. I use the -u when I need to connect as someone other
> than myself, mainly when I need to be adminstrator so I do not have to
> type it in.
> The -g is a great option once you figure out what you want.
I've also enjoyed twiddling the '-a' flag to set the color depth. Some
applications look very strange with only 8 bits, which is the default.
If you know you're not running any high-color apps, though, you'll get
much better performance by sticking with 8 bits.
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