Unplug a mouse and lose it
bhards at bigpond.net.au
Thu Jun 13 07:00:10 EST 2002
On Thu, 13 Jun 2002 00:53, Michael James wrote:
> Thanks for that, yes a KVM switch would be useful
> but whether it is worth the cost???
Depends on whether you have the dollars. Certainly good, but if you aren't
going to switch the video much, maybe a USB keyboard and mouse is a better
> VNC is more interesting but does the opposite of what I want.
> I want a remote PC displaying in an X window on my Linux desktop.
> Not to put a windows machine between me and reliable computing.
> Back to setting up VMware, I need to run Matlab
There are GPL'd alternatives - rlab (http://rlab.sourceforge.net/) and octave
(http://www.octave.org/) come to mind.
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