Release date: 
Monday, 5 March, 2018



Authors/Port authors:

RDESKTOP is a client for Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), used in a number of Microsoft products including Windows NT Terminal Server, Windows 2000 Server, Windows XP and Windows 2003 Server.

Some features are supported by this port:

  • Fullscreen mode
  • Sound output
  • SeamlessRDP mode
  • Clipboard redirection (text and images)
  • Directories redirection
  • Serial devices redirection
This software is distributed as compressed package. You have to download and manually install it; if prerequisites are required, you will have to manually install them too.

Manual installation

Program is distributed as ZIP package: download to temporary directory and unpack to destination folder. See below for download link(s). See the included readme.os2 file for instructions.

You can install the prerequisites with rpm running the following string in a command line:

yum install libc libgcc1 openssl

Following ones are the download links for manual installation:

rdesktop v. 1.8.3 (5/3/2018, Andrey Vasilkin) Readme/What's new
rdesktop (1.8.3) * Added a persistent mode used with SeamlessRDP * Added US international keyboard layout with dead keys * Code cleanup to match specifications, use constants defined instead of magic numbers, remove of dead code * Fix regression with failed connection and a invalid licensing
rdesktop v. 1.8.3 (source code, 12/11/2017, Andrey Vasilkin)
Record updated last time on: 22/06/2018 - 14:27


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