By: variia

January 23, 2009 4:35 pm


Remote Desktop on Linux, Managing GUI Displays Remotely

In this guide I'll explain how to manage X displays (GUI) on Linux servers, desktops in best possible way and remotely. I'm still a CLI guy, barely use the GUI but nowadays more and more GUI tools added to many Linux flavors so it's unavoidable to use them every now and then. This guide is […]

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By: dmichael

November 16, 2008 8:20 pm


Boot my Office PC as I'm entering the Parking Garage!

WAKE ON SCHEDULE SUMMARY Using a database of workstations’ login times, send Wake on LAN packets to specific workstations 5-10 minutes prior to the typical arrival of the user. BENEFITS This lets the user avoid having to sit through a possibly long boot up process. The system is ready for login when the user arrives. […]

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By: Alex_F

August 15, 2008 12:02 pm


Help Desk remote access to a SLE Server & POS device via VNC

By Axel Schmidt Introduction With VNC (Virtual Network Connection) the Help Desk can remote control any Linux or Windows computer virtually through any firewall. For example in the Retail business the support Help Desk can connect remotely through WAN to the SUSE Linux Enterprise In-store Server or the Cash Register systems window manager, while transferring […]

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By: mlfarrell

May 22, 2008 2:35 pm


Remotely Dispatching Jobs from your Cell Phone

by Michael L Farrell Okay so perhaps you've shelled out the extra bucks for an iphone and you can run just about any app you want on it to connect to your computer. However, if you're like the rest of us, the only “fancy” thing you can do with your cell phone, besides talk […]

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