[Nottingham] Is the MS Tide is turning? - [Infopoint]more?Interest gathering - a change

Roger Light roger at atchoo.org
Thu Jul 12 11:41:32 BST 2007

On Thu, Jul 12, 2007 at 10:29:14AM +0100, Alex Walker wrote:

> 4 - my work - there's a Windows VPN, significant use of Remote Desktop (can
> you connect to Windows VPN / RD using free tools?) etc.  Not a massive
> difficulty, but one reason I never used Ubuntu on my work laptop.

Remote desktop is pretty straightforward - "rdesktop". I've used it,
although a long while ago. As for VPNs, I don't really know anything
about them but I got this response on irc: "Assuming a bog standard
win2k or similar windows server providing a VPN service (pptp/l2tp),
yes. A recent distro+kernel should be able to do it straight out of the


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