From: Peter Åstrand <astrand@ce...> - 2011-04-28 08:15:47
Hi, rdesktop is not really special in this case, if you convince
VirtualBox to send C-A-D to the Linux host, it should reach rdesktop and
the TS fine. You need to use a special key combination though, I believe
it's HostKey + Del. See
On Wed, 27 Apr 2011, chris.oxenreider@... wrote:
> I have seen much discussion on how to send C+A+D events to a Windows
> host in an rdesktop session. I understand that rdesktop captures the
> keystrokes (*IF* you are using a Linux box only).
> Here is my issue. It is a 'hall of mirrors' type thing.
> I have a company provided laptop. I have VirtualBox installed in order to
> run Linux guest(s). I use a FC14 guest as my primary system. I will often
> need to go to Windows hosts from inside this guest.
> The parent OS is windows, even in the guest with the 'ctrl' key pressed
> to capture the input exclusive to this guest (VBOX), a C+A+D key
> combination sends the event to the parent and not to the rdesktop
> application running in the guest. Can you please allow the
> C+A+[End|home|ins|pgup|pgdn] event to send a C+A+D sequence to the rdp
> Chris Oxenreider
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