This method is to install xRDP which will allow you to connect to your Linux server via RDP (Like how you connect to a Windows server).
Why go through all the trouble to install VNC and such, when you could easily do the same within these few steps ?
WHAT YOU NEED:
- Cheap Linux VPS
- Ubuntu 12.04 64bit
- Bitvise SSH Client Download (Connect to your VPS and execute the below steps)
- HitLeap Account: Sign Up
- HitLeap Viewer
Connect to Linux VPS via Remote Desktop
This is personally verified and confirmed to work on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit.
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop sudo apt-get install --no-install-recommends ubuntu-desktop sudo apt-get install xrdp echo "gnome-session --session=ubuntu-2d" > ~/.xsession sudo apt-get install gnome-session-fallback
BONUS – How to run Hitleap:
Follow the above steps, and the following
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install wine1.5 sudo apt-get install winetricks
Next, open Firefox, download and install Hitleap Viewer, it should run perfectly.