mintty slow refresh rate over RDP

David Dombrowsky
Mon Nov 26 20:20:00 GMT 2018

On 11/26/18 1:25 PM, Stefan Baur wrote:
> Am 26.11.18 um 19:16 schrieb David Dombrowsky:
>> Anyone know which part is messing up here?  This doesn't happen playing
>> videos or other graphically intensive programs.  Only the cygwin
>> terminal.  Anyone have any ideas?
> As far as I know, rdesktop still uses an older version of the RDP
> protocol, so you might want to try FreeRDP (xfreerdp on most Linuxes I
> know) and take a good look at the options it supports for speeding up
> the screen updates.

You are correct.  There are different results using different clients.
All of them present some level of the issue, though.

mintty is the only non-X11 terminal emulator in the stack, correct?

David Dombrowsky, Software Engineer | 518-374-3204

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