parallel ports—Type the location of the physical device. The default is /dev/lp0.
serial ports—Type the location of the physical device. The default is /dev/ttyS0.
For more information, type the rdesktop command in the console.
To forward rdesktop connections, HP recommends redirecting from /media/usb0
(where 0 = 1st device, 1 = 2nd device, 2 = 3rd device, 3 = 4th device) for hard drive and USB drive key. As devices are added and removed, links are automatically created in this location.
For USB CD-ROM drives, redirect from /media/cd.
You can change device ownership and attributes by editing /etc/fstab. Type man fstab or man mount at a xterm session command line to display the options and settings available for editing and configuring “fstab”.
If you select the Printers check box, the following window is displayed.
This window displays installed printers for you to select.
Simply select the printer to redirect.
When creating an rdesktop connection, if you receive a printer error (for example,
“Couldn’t open printcaps”), make sure you properly installed the printer using the printing applet in the system setting control panel.
Allows you to launch programs through the remote desktop connection.
Chapter 3 HP Connection Administrator