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From Andrija Panic <andrija.pa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: poor screen resolution
Date Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:50:54 GMT
Andrei, RDP works for me just fine, even with full hd res...
On Oct 7, 2015 11:30 AM, "Andrei Mikhailovsky" <andrei@arhont.com> wrote:

> I am using the NoMachine free version, but it's not letting me choose the
> resolution I want, unless I am looking at the wrong place. From what i've
> read, NoMachine would support the maximum resolution that your guest
> supports and I am stuck with the 1024x768 for now.
>
> Andrei
> ----- Original Message -----
>
> From: "Nux!" <nux@li.nux.ro>
> To: users@cloudstack.apache.org
> Sent: Tuesday, 6 October, 2015 7:39:25 PM
> Subject: Re: poor screen resolution
>
> Tilak,
>
> That's a bad recommendation. VNC is slow like hell and insecure unless you
> set up encryption which is not trivial.
> For Linux I guess NoMachine/NX/X2GO is prolly the best choice.
>
> --
> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
>
> Nux!
> www.nux.ro
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Tilak Raj Singh" <tilak72@gmail.com>
> > To: users@cloudstack.apache.org
> > Sent: Tuesday, 6 October, 2015 18:48:29
> > Subject: Re: poor screen resolution
>
> > For Linux try using vncserver. I used tigervnc-server on CentOS VM to get
> > the resolution i want
> >
> > Regards,
> > Tilak
> >
> > On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 11:01 PM, Nux! <nux@li.nux.ro> wrote:
> >
> >> Andrei,
> >>
> >> Actually I just deployed a Windows VM and upon connecting to it via RDP,
> >> it will use whatever resolution I tell it to (eg xfreerdp -g 1600x900);
> I'm
> >> sure the Windows/Mac RDP client allows for this, too.
> >>
> >> I have not tried NoMachine or TeamViewer, RDP is your best bet.
> >>
> >> The console will allow me (windows 2012r2 guest) to set 1024x768 or
> >> 1280x1024 (best).
> >>
> >> I think "vga -std" might help with this. Why not submit a feature
> request?
> >>
> >> --
> >> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
> >>
> >> Nux!
> >> www.nux.ro
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> > From: "Nux!" <nux@li.nux.ro>
> >> > To: users@cloudstack.apache.org
> >> > Sent: Tuesday, 6 October, 2015 18:12:28
> >> > Subject: Re: poor screen resolution
> >>
> >> > Hello Andrei,
> >> >
> >> > Are your guests started with "-vga std"? That enables you to use much
> >> higher
> >> > resolutions.
> >> > Installing stuff inside the guest will not change anything without
> that.
> >> >
> >> > --
> >> > Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
> >> >
> >> > Nux!
> >> > www.nux.ro
> >> >
> >> > ----- Original Message -----
> >> >> From: "Andrei Mikhailovsky" <andrei@arhont.com>
> >> >> To: users@cloudstack.apache.org
> >> >> Sent: Tuesday, 6 October, 2015 16:03:58
> >> >> Subject: poor screen resolution
> >> >
> >> >> Hi CloudStackers,
> >> >>
> >> >> I have been using ACS + KVM for several years and one of the annoying
> >> problems
> >> >> that I have is the maximum screen resolution with my virtual
> machines.
> >> The
> >> >> maximum that I get on both Windows and Linux vms is 1024x768, which
> was
> >> okay
> >> >> about 10-15 years ago, but is less than ideal nowadays. I did install
> >> virtual
> >> >> machine drivers (downloaded from Fedora) for my Windows vms, which
> has
> >> done
> >> >> absolutely nothing to increase the maximum screen resolution. I have
> >> tested
> >> >> both the native ACS console, the Teamviewer and NoMachine and all
> three
> >> >> graphical setups give me a maximum of 1024x768.
> >> >>
> >> >> Could someone please help me to increase the screen resolution to
> >> something more
> >> >> usefull, like at least 1920x1080 or better?
> >> >>
> >> >> Many thanks
> >> >>
> >> > > Andrei
>
>

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