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ID: SU09M00100
Released on:  2015-09-02
Last update: 2015-09-02
NoMachine version 4.6.16 now available

Luxembourg, September 2nd, 2015

NoMachine makes available today a software update aimed at solving some issues affecting the previous releases. The new version, 4.6.16, provides fixes for the following problems:

TR06M05517 - A wrong user id is set when creating new virtual desktops on Ubuntu 14.04
TR08M05855 - Cannot connect to virtual or physical desktops with NoMachine server v. 4.6.12 when UDP is enabled
TR07M05815 - Web connections don't start because of 'Timeout when logging into the NoMachine server' or terminate with 'Connection to the server was lost'
TR06M05551 - Focus is not given back to the session when the window is maximized
TR07M05750 - The nxclient.bin process crashes when the system uses some TrueType fonts
TR06M05640 - The 'Ignoring unknown option 'fp' ' warning is not silently ignored
TR08M05883 - Artifacts are displayed when scrolling or moving windows using the hardware decoding on Windows 10
TR08M05881 - The server doesn't clean up entries in the running sessions db when terminating a session
TR08M05959 - Remote and local mouse pointer are not congruent from time to time
TR08M05918 - Firewall rules are not added correctly during installation on Windows
TR08M05968 - The client window goes black when pressing the Esc key
TR05M05467 - Showing message boxes by nxclient --dialog makes the application to terminate

 

Supported Platforms

Windows 32-bit/64-bit XP/Vista/7/8/8.1

Mac OS X Intel 64-bit 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10

Linux 32-bit and 64-bit

Red Hat Enterprise 4/5/6/7
SLED 10.x/11.x
SLES 10/11
Open SUSE 10.x/11.x/12.x/13.x
Mandriva 2009/2010/2011
Fedora Core 10/11/12/13/14/15/16/17/18/19/20/21
Debian GNU Linux 4.0 Etch/5.0 Lenny/6.0 Squeeze/7.0 Wheezy/8.0 Jessie
Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron/8.10 Intrepid Ibex/9.04 Jaunty Jackalope/
9.10 Karmic Koala/10.4 Lucid Lynx/10.10 Maverick Meerkat/11.04 Natty Narwhal/
11.10 Oneiric Ocelot/12.04 Precise Pangolin/12.10 Quantal Quetzal/13.04 Raring Ringtail/
13.10 Saucy Salamander/14.04 Trusty Tahr/14.10 Utopic Unicorn/15.04 Vivid Vervet

 

Download NoMachine Packages

You can download the latest packages suitable for your Operating System from the NoMachine Web site at the following URL:

http://www.nomachine.com/download

Customers with valid subscriptions should log in to their customer area and download the "Update version".

 

Automatic updates

The automatic check for updates has been enabled since version 4.6.3 and is scheduled to check our repositories every two days.

To update any of the NoMachine servers immediately:

- Run the NoMachine GUI from your Programs Menu.

- Click on 'Preferences' and 'Updates'.

- Then click on the 'Check now' button.

To update the NoMachine Enterprise Client immediately:

- Click on 'Preferences' and 'Updates'.

- Then click on the 'Check now' button.

More information about the check for automatic updates is available here: https://www.nomachine.com/AR05M00847


Manual package update

Please follow the instructions to update your installation manually:

On Windows:

- Download and save the EXE file.
- Double click on the NoMachine executable file.
- As for the installation, the Setup Wizard will take you through all steps necessary for updating NoMachine.

On Mac OS X:

- Download and save the DMG file.
- Double-click on the Disk Image to open it and double-click on the NoMachine program icon.
- As for the installation, the Installer will take you through through all steps necessary for updating NoMachine.

On Linux:

You can use the graphical package manager provided by your Linux distribution or update NoMachine by command line by following instructions below.
If you don't have the sudo utility installed, log on as superuser ("root") and run the commands without sudo.

RPM

- Download and save the RPM file.
- Update your NoMachine installation by running:

# rpm -Uvh <pkgName>_<pkgVersion>_<arch>.rpm

DEB

- Download and save the DEB file.
- Update your NoMachine installation by running:

$ sudo dpkg -i <pkgName>_<pkgVersion>_<arch>.deb

TAR.GZ

- Download and save the TAR.GZ file.
- Update your NoMachine installation by running:

$ cd /usr
$ sudo tar xvzf <pkgName>_<pkgVersion>_<arch>.tar.gz
$ sudo /usr/NX/nxserver --update

If you are installing Enterprise Client or Node run respectively:

$ sudo /usr/NX/nxclient --update
$ sudo /usr/NX/nxnode --update

 

Documents

Installation and configuration guides for the NoMachine products are available at:

http://www.nomachine.com/documents

The NoMachine Development Team