vnc client thingo

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Fri Nov 2 19:08:01 CET 2007

Enrico Tröger wrote:
> On Fri, 02 Nov 2007 10:34:53 -0700, "Brian J. Tarricone"
> <bjt23 at> wrote:
>>> - is there any option menu or something like this within the VNC
>>> session reachable?
>> Sorry, I'm not sure what you mean.
> Since until today I didn't know an alternative to vncviewer[1] I was
> used to use it. It has a popup menu, accessable with F8, which offers a
> few options like(from the manpage)
> * switching in and out of full-screen mode
> * quitting the viewer
> * generating key events, e.g. sending ctrl-alt-del
> * accessing the options dialog and various other dialogs

Yeah, that sounds useful -- especially for sending special keys that you 
can't usually type.

> It isn't really necessary but would be nice in some cases, e.g. for
> switching to full screen in a running session without starting it again

Well, with xfwm4 you can toggle fullscreen with alt+f11, but your point 
still stands ^_^.


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