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X-Win32 Discontinued

This news item expired February 18, 2011. It may contain out-of-date information.
On June 30, 2011, the X-Win32 software used to connect Windows computers to Solaris, HP/UX, AIX or Linux systems will be discontinued. Although not supported by ITS at Iowa State, alternate solutions for users who still require this type of connectivity include the free Cygwin/X for Windows (http://x.cygwin.com/) as well as commercial solutions including MKS X-Server (http://www.mkssoftware.com/products/mksx/default.asp) and Open Text Exceed (http://connectivity.opentext.com/products/exceed.aspx).