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Chicken of the VNC 2.0b4 Released!

And it's now a universal binary!

Posted by Jason Harris 2006-01-18

Chicken of the VNC2.0b3 Released!

With tons of new stuff since the 2.0b2 release. Check it out!

Posted by Jason Harris 2005-08-22

Chicken of the VNC 2.0b2 Released!

2.0b2 fixes all of the known issues that were in 2.0b1. It also revamps the Profile Management and Preferences windows so that they're simpler to use and more Macintosh-like. 2.0b2 also includes integrated HTML documentation.

Highly recommended upgrade from 2.0b1!

Posted by Jason Harris 2004-08-26

Chicken 2.0b1 Very Buggy

Unfortunately, some serious bugs have slipped into Chicken 2.0b1. I don't recommend upgrading to it unless you're very adventurous.

The issues are present both for users who have never before used a version of Chicken, and who are upgrading from 1.3.6.

For more info, take a look at the bugs that have been posted since 8/18/04.

Sorry to getcha all riled up!

Posted by Jason Harris 2004-08-19

Chicken of the VNC 2.0b1 Released!

Whoot! After several eternities of inaction, Chicken 2.0b1 is available to the masses.

Chicken 2.0b1 adds a new connection manager that stores commonly used servers; auto-discovery of servers via Rendezvous; Keychain support; customizable keyboard equivalents for varying window scenarios; drastically improved documentation; and tons of bug fixes.

Grab it, and enjoy!

Posted by Jason Harris 2004-08-18

Chicken of the VNC 1.3.6 Released

Fixes the memory leak in version 1.3.5, so Chicken is lean & mean again. Also includes speed optimizations, customizeable CPU throttling for the frontmost and other connections, a manual Refresh command, and Tight encoding <em>finally</em> works reliably!

Posted by Jason Harris 2003-01-18

Lots of fixes in CVS, new release soon

Fixed a big memory leak, excessive CPU usage, and lots of other small things. Also, there's another nice speed increase when running under Jaguar.

Posted by Jason Harris 2003-01-17

Chicken of the VNC 1.3.5 released

Chicken of the VNC is a VNC client for Mac OS X. A VNC client allows one to display and interact with a remote computer screen. In other words, you can use Chicken of the VNC to interact with a remote computer as though it's right next to you. This release contains enhancements, including new encoding support, support for wheel mice, and performance improvements.

Posted by Jason Harris 2003-01-15

Ctrl-alt-del menu command, zlib &amp; zrle encodings in CVS!

Expect a new release soon!

Posted by Jason Harris 2002-11-25

Chicken of the VNC 1.3.1 Released

Grab it while it's hot! Restores support for pre-Jaguar machines, adds native support for three-button mice, and adds the ability to specify a connection port, among other goodies.

Posted by Jason Harris 2002-10-24

Mac OS X 10.0 Support On The Way

Chicken 1.3 only works on Jaguar (keyboard input doesn't work on earlier operating systems). This will be fixed ASAP.

Posted by Jason Harris 2002-10-16

Chicken of the VNC 1.3 Released!

Adds a full-screen, auto-scrolling mode and automatic keymapping. Jaguar only.

Posted by Jason Harris 2002-10-16