Remote Control Your Linux Desktop Using the iPhone
Apr 25, 2010, 19:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Remote Control Your Linux Desktop Using the iPhone: Did you
know that you can remotely control your Linux desktop over a local
network using the iPhone? Yes you can, and there's no need for you
to edit a config file, create a shell script, or even jailbreak
your iPhone in order to make it possible. If you are ready, follow
these simple steps to remote control your Linux desktop via the
"Note: I was using Ubuntu Linux 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" and iPhone
"1. From the Linux desktop, open "Remote Desktop Preferences" by
going to System menu --> Preferences.
"2. Inside "Remote Desktop Preferences", make sure to check
"Allow other users to view your desktop" and Allow other users to
control your desktop" options. It will then automatically check the
connectivity of your machine."