Graphic applications, especially graphic design applications, require pixel-exact rendering of images in the client display of a Linux desktop. You can configure a lossless PNG mode for images and video playback that are generated on a Linux desktop and rendered on the client device.

About this task

By default, the lossless PNG mode is disabled.

Procedure

  1. On the Linux remote desktop, edit the /etc/vmware/config file.
  2. Add the following line to enable the lossless PNG mode.
    RemoteDisplay.alwaysLossless=TRUE