Using a Raspberry Pi to connect a third display over LAN

I’ve received my rPi a while ago, but never wound up doing much with it. Recently I have received another screen which is a little older, but still features a DVI input. Since developers can’t have enough screen space and my laptop has only one VGA output, I decided to use the raspberry pi as my ethernet-to-DVI adapter.

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This how-to is composed of two parts, first I explain how to get synergy up and running, and then how to set up your VNC to help the illusion that everything is happening on the same computer.

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