Quote Originally Posted by bridgman View Post
One thing nobody seems to have mentioned is that there is another protocol being used today that lets you run an application on one box and have user interaction on another box. It's called HTTP. Many systems are moving to a model of using web apps for configuration/administration... why not adopt a model like that for on Linux as well (web-based UI for configuration / admin that can run locally or remote) ?

There seem to be relatively few cases where you need to be able to run "all" apps remotely other than tech support / troubleshooting, and a screen capture model seems best for that anyways.

Just a thought...
i think i read something in the mailing list about html5 and stuff (by Kristian himself) when someone asked about network transparency

nothing is final and the network stuff are lower in the list of priorities as far as i understand it