I have created a git repository for X11rdp-o-matic on Github at https://github.com/scarygliders/X11RDP-o-Matic
Read-only access is via : git://github.com/scarygliders/X11RDP-o-Matic.git
As it stands there is only the master branch which is based on Version 2.5
I am now beginning work on V3.0, which hopefully will start using the latest git versions of X11rdp
Continue reading X11rdp-o-Matic git repository now available
I'm having fun learning Python! Once it all starts to click, it gets easier :)
So now I have the beginnings of a Python-based GUI utility which reads in a PolicyKit XML policy file, and you can select each action from a drop-down combobox. Upon selection, the window will display the Description, and current settings
Continue reading PolicyKit Editor is taking shape
It’s here! It’s improved! It works even better!
I call this the “ssta release”, in honour of a pal of mine who made a request which I’ve now implemented. ( –justdoit option, see below).
I have sweated and toiled, lost sleep, learned a lot, re-learned a lot, tested, tested again, and ended up with something
Continue reading X11RDP-o-Matic and RDPsesconfig : Updated to Version 2.5
Like the title suggests, this will be relatively brief – mostly because Policykit isn't as difficult to understand as I originally led myself to believe.
It all sprang from starting to write about how to get X11rdp/xrdp up and running on your Linux systems. Sure, getting the desktop up remotely in a fast efficient way
Continue reading A brief guide to PolicyKit
Version 2 is almost complete. It's taking me longer than I anticipated, because there's some final stuff I need to figure out with regards to PolicyKit, so that's holding me back. It's now 1:47am as I type this, and I'm going to sleep on the problem.
PolicyKit is basically what allows local users to do
Continue reading X11rdp-o-Matic progress – updated 2012-06-19
Just to let you know I'm busy working on a new version of the utilities.
Stay tuned. ;)
Note : Version 1 & 1.1 are now deprecated in favour of v2 which contains some fixes and additional changes. v2 is out now and is a vast improvment over v1.x
Article first published on May 23, 2012 @ 8:17
UPDATE : June 17, 2012
Added important note about
Continue reading The Scarygliders X11rdp-O-Matic and RDPsesconfig : v1.1 released, V2 now available