Krfb Desktop Sharing is a server application that allows you to share your current session with a user on another machine, who can use a VNC client to view or even control the desktop.

Developed By


Thanks To:

  • Johannes E. Schindelin
  • Const Kaplinsky
    TightVNC encoder
  • Tridia Corporation
    ZLib encoder
  • AT&T Laboratories Boston
    original VNC encoders and protocol design
  • Jens Wagner (heXoNet Support GmbH)
    X11 update scanner, original code base
  • Jason Spisak <>
    Connection side image
  • Karl Vogel
    KDesktop background deactivation


Krfb is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2.