Alternatives to Synergy for Linux with any license

  • Barrier

    Barrier is a cross-platform software for sharing your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers on your desk. Features include clipboard sharing and SSL encryption....

    • Quick and easy setup, cross platform, minimal reading required to use. Guest • Sep 2019 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's open source and works flawlessly ! Guest • Sep 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Cross platform, clipboard support, easy and functional Guest • Sep 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It is a fork of the original synergy tool Guest • Aug 2019 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Still no Wayland support, but it works well otherwise. Guest • Aug 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • This is the only cross-platform solution I've found so far, and it's working a heck of a lot better than Synergy! Iaian7Mar 2019 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Its free, has SSL and do not come with bugs with some keys not behaving correctly. p3kjarosJan 2019 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Cross-platform, open source, and under (at least somewhat) active development. Barrier is what Synergy used to be, many moons ago. Guest • May 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The key draw of Synergy was the true multi-platform approach ie BSD Linux mac and win are supported, which only this one can boast of. Being a fork of synergy itself a fork of cosmicSynergy this is no suprise but this team DO have binaries/installers ready to download though it is not updated often. idlesHandJun 2018 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • x2vnc (win2vnc)

    This program will let you use two screens on two different computers as if they were connected to the same computer. The program will open a small (one pixel wide)...

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed but the program is still downloadable and working
    • While the description is a little vague, they seem to imply that your keyboard/mouse input is sent to another PC when you move your mouse into a tiny window on either PC. Guest • Mar 2016 • 0 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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