The rdesktop-1.2beta1 packages will soon hit the Debian mirrors.
Unstable users can simply 'apt-get update; apt-get install rdesktop'.
Stable users interested in the new release(s) might like to try pinning
allows you to track stable along with some packages from unstable (among
other things). Add unstable to your sources.list and something like:
Pin: release a=unstable
to /etc/apt/preferences. Then 'apt-get update; apt-get install
As usual, you can download the packages from
Note that with this release, rdesktop has been moved from non-US to main.
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