Anyone using VNC to remote in to your mac

Discussion in 'iOS Programming' started by HW-Hack, Oct 15, 2010.

  1. HW-Hack macrumors newbie

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    I'll be re-learning my programming skills this Fall/Winter so I can write iOS apps. I'll use a mac mini as the development system - but would like the freedom to work anywhere I choose in the house. Has anyone remoted the X-Code environment ? I really can't see why it shouldn't work - but thought I would check. The new versions of OSX have a built in viewer compatible to VNC.

    Would be great to use my Dell laptop to remote into the mini.
     
  2. ulbador macrumors 68000

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    I find it hard to program effectively this way. The UI is just not responsive, at least enough-so for me, for me to get anything done. It might be OK since you are on the same network, but I would still find it rough not to have the expansive desktop space of my iMac versus my Macbook.
     
  3. mikezang macrumors 6502a

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    I am using UltraVNC to Mac mini from ThinkPad, it is no big problems.
     

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