How to use the Rdesktop on Linux Machine
You can use the the windows machine from linux OS. Using rdesktop program this is possiable.Windows and Linux have made inroads into organizations around the world.
Rdesktop is a Linux implementation of Remote Display Protocol (RDP). Windows uses RDP to connect to other Windows computers via Terminal Services. With rdesktop, you can open a remote control session on a Windows NT/2000/XP machine from a Linux box.
On fedora OS rdesktop utility is already installed. If that utility is not installed then use following command to install rdesktop
#yum install rdesktop
Use following command to use the remote desktop
[siwan@siwank-pc ~]$ rdesktop 192.168.2.45
For Full screen Use following Command.
[siwan@siwank-pc ~]$ rdesktop -f 192.168.2.45
How to minumize the rdesktop?
Use the following command. If you are in full screen mode then press ctrl + alt + enter button to back again.
This is very nice utility for Linux and Windows users. Who need to work on both the OS on same time.