[clug] Remote Desktop through a MS Terminal Server Gateway

Steve Walsh steve at nerdvana.org.au
Mon Aug 10 00:02:09 MDT 2009

Hi Ian

I'm assuming you've used tsclient, but have you tried NoMachine NX 
client, it might be able to do what you want.


Ian McLeod wrote:
> Hi,
> One of the last remaining reasons I require XP is to use Remote 
> Desktop to access my work computer - which is accessed by specifying a 
> computer name as well as host address and credentials - i.e. it goes 
> through a 'Terminal Server Gateway'. From what I can see - there are a 
> number or Linux based Remote Desktop compatible clients - however I am 
> unable to find anything that can handle a Terminal Server Gateway to 
> specify a computer name on the remote network.
> Has anyone had any success (*without* using VPN) to access an XP based 
> remote PC through a Microsoft Terminal Server Gateway or know of any 
> method?
> I don't think running the XP RDP client under WINE will work.
> Thanks,
> Ian

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