Xrdp is a free and open-source implementation of the Microsoft RDP server that enables operating systems other than Microsoft Windows to provide a fully functional RDP-compatible remote desktop experience. In this article, we are going to learn how to install Xrdp with GNOME GUI on AlmaLinux 8. So, let’s get started.
Once you're all set, we'll proceed with Xrdp with GNOME DUI installation and configuration.
Installing Gnome GUI
Install Gnome GUI
yum groupinstall "Server with GUI"
To enable the GUI as default and boot into graphical mode.
systemctl set-default graphical
dnf install xrdp
systemctl start xrdp
systemctl enable xrdp
firewall-cmd --permanent --add-port=3389/tcp
Reboot the system
Let's connect Xrdp using Windows RDP