This is the same version of the client software as in
Windows XP Service Pack 2.
There are several native Linux applications with the same functionality, among them grdesktop
Old test results
The test results you have selected are very old and may not represent the current state of Wine.
Selected Test Results (selected in 'Test Results' table below)
The installer Pasting in a host name Saving connection settings Setting connection settings Connecting to and viewing a remote computer
What does not
Listed from most to least annoying.
1. Inaccurate refreshing when 'Show contents of window while dragging' is false. 2. The window can be resized beyond full size, leaving garbage bellow and to the right of the remote display. 3. Title bar and start bar are not visible in full screen. 4. Outlook 2003 can cause the app to freeze temporarily. 5. The window is only a few pixels in size after connecting to remote computer. 6. Typing in a host name crashes the app. 7. Disconnecting from the server freezes the program.
What was not tested
I did not test all the connection settings.
I would rate this program Silver if the first three items in my not-working list were fixed. I am going to start using it at work full time, so I hope these three bugs can be fixed soon. If this app did not work, I would still be using Wine just a few times a month as a hobby.
If you have foreign characters in login-name, do as above. Kill the app, then start it. Your hostname should be cached in the combobox, and by clicking Options you will be able to input username and password.