FreeNX on Ubuntu Breezy Badger

is a snap.

Just check out the FreeNX page on the Ubuntu Wiki

What I did...


$ sudo cat >> /etc/apt/sources.list
deb http://free.linux.hp.com/~brett/seveas/freenx/ breezy-seveas freenx
$ gpg --keyserver subkeys.pgp.net --recv-keys 1135D466
$ gpg --export --armor 1135D466 | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install freenx nxviewer
$ dpkg --list | grep nx
ii freenx 0.4.4+0.4.5-3ubuntu0 The FreeNX application/thin-client server ba
ii nxagent 1.4.92+1.5.0-4ubuntu0 NoMachine NX - nesting X server with roundtr
ii nxclient 1.5.0-135 NoMachine NX Client and Libraries.
ii nxlibs 1.4.92+1.5.0-4ubuntu0 NoMachine NX - common agent libraries
ii nxviewer 1.4.92+1.5.0-4ubuntu0 NoMachine NX - nesting X server with roundtr

For tons more info on FreeNX, I recommend looking at Kurt Pfeifle's excellent series in Linux Journal.

http://marc.abramowitz.info/archives/2006/02/17/freenx-on-ubuntu-breezy-...