[svlug] wayland and escape sequences

Steve Litt slitt at troubleshooters.com
Thu May 30 12:54:28 PDT 2019


On Thu, 30 May 2019 12:21:53 -0700
Michael Eager <eager at eagerm.com> wrote:

> On 5/30/19 11:49 AM, Steve Litt wrote:
> > On Thu, 30 May 2019 09:31:02 -0700
> > Michael Eager <eager at eagerm.com> wrote:
> >   
> >> I'm writing this email over
> >> an "ssh -X" connection, and it's very responsive.  
> > 
> > Expect that capability to vanish when you go to Wayland, unless
> > somebody designs a remote rendering server that interfaces correctly
> > with the not-so-simple Wayland. See
> > https://wayland.freedesktop.org/faq.html#heading_toc_j_8 .  
> 
> I use X2Go (NX protocol) for remote access, both WAN and Lan.  ssh -X 
> only on LAN when running single program (e.g., Thunderbird).   Use
> VNC for remote to Windows VM/boxes, Remmina for odd situations
> (better support for scaling).
> 
> It looks like Wayland supports RDP and VNC.

Thanks. That's good to know.

SteveT

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