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diff --git a/AUTHORS b/AUTHORS
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+* LibVNCServer (C) 2001 Johannes E. Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de>
+is based on
+* Original OSXvnc (C) 2001 Dan McGuirk <email@example.com>,
+which in turn is based on
+* Original Xvnc (C) 1999 AT&T Laboratories Cambridge.
+Lots of improvements of this library are thanks to
+* TightVNC (C) 2000-2003 Const Kaplinsky
+The ZRLE compression scheme is from
+* RealVNC (James "Wez" Weatherall, who helped also with regions)
+The good folks from
+* KRFB (I think it was Tim Jansen)
+helped also a lot (some *big* bugs!).
+Karl Runge provided an x11vnc, which is a much, much improved version of my
+original proof-of-concept. It really deserves to replace the old version,
+as it is a state-of-the-art, fast and usable program by now!
+Occasional important patches were sent by (in order I found the names in my
+archives and please don't beat me, if I forgot you, but just send me an
+email!): Akira Hatakeyama, Karl J. Runge, Justin "Zippy" Dearing,
+Oliver Mihatsch, Greg Sternberg, Werner Hofer, Giampiero Giancipoli,
+Glenn Mabutt, Paul Kreiner.
+Probably I forgot quite a few people sending a patch here and there, which
+really made a difference. Without those, some obscure bugs still would
+A hearty unthanks goes to Michael and Erick, who provided me with nothing
+but hollow words. Finally I got that configure and install working, but
+it would have been so much better for them not just to complain, but also
+help. As you showed me real egoism, you are the main reasons I am not
+working one dot to make this library less than GPL, so that nobody ever
+can make profit of my and others work without giving something back to me
+Speaking of hollow words, another hearty unthanks goes to Sam, who thought
+he could let me work for him, not paying me in any way.
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+ autoconf'ed the whole package (including optional support for zlib,
+ pthreads and libjpeg as well as zrle/c++)
moved appropriate files to contrib/ and examples/ respectively
- fixed long standing cargs bug
+ fixed long standing cargs bug (Justin "Zippy" Dearing)
Even better x11vnc from Karl J. Runge! (supports different kbd layouts of
Better x11vnc from Karl J. Runge!
diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
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+Upcoming 0.5 release!
+The library just got autoconf && automake support as well as a real install
+x11vnc was much improved thanks to Karl Runge!
+CursorPosUpdate encoding supported thanks to Const Kaplinsky!
+ZRLE encoding, if you have a c++ compiler!
+HTTP now optionally handles HTTP proxy functions to connect to the same
+Of course, a lot of bugs fixed since last release...
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+autoconf also CARD8,CARD16,...
x11vnc: clipboard, cursor
extra_bytes in rfbDrawCharWithClip.
tested mouse buttons make copy rect, but text is not marked as mod.