How to Install FreeNX on ubuntu 12.04

Remote Desktop Solution for Ubuntu 12.04 By using FreeNX

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop
sudo apt-get install -y openssh-server python-software-properties \
sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:freenx-team
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install -y freenx freenx-server
tar -xvf nxsetup.tar.gz
sudo cp nxsetup /usr/lib/nx/nxsetup
sudo /usr/lib/nx/nxsetup --install 

select Yes

sudo cat /var/lib/nxserver/home/.ssh/client.id_dsa.key

Download FreeNX Client from, copy and paste the key to NX client.

1 Comment

  • Mings 18 October, 2013 Reply

    thanks for publishing such helpful article! :)

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