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  • Yes, there are a couple approaches, but probably the easiest way using the rdesktop connection type. Rather than forwarding an entire windows desktop after doing a remote-desktop login, a single application (including a shell running your batch file) can be launched instead.

    There's an article found in archives that describes it pretty well. It mentions virtual machines and launching notepad or a windows start menu, but you can just as easily lauch a cmd / shell. Here's there link:

    Answered by tdr
    2 years ago
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  • Fortunately, Linux has rdesktop utility. It is a client for remote desktop protocol (RDP), used in a no of MS prods incld WinNT terminal server, 2000 server, XP & 2003 / 2008 server. It is not needed to install vnc server. All u need is rdesktop client on Linux. Check whether it is there, by default it is, if not install from ur setup disk / source. Then simply, type as:
    rdesktop Windipaddress

    if u want to run .bat file on Linux PC, then install DOSEMU and with this help u can run easily.

    Answered by rechil_colin
    2 years ago
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