Synergy, Ubuntu MATE, Raspberry Pi 3… and a Windows workstation

March 22, 2017 |  by  |  Computer Stuff, Doku    , , ,

Synergy is available from

My Raspberry is running Ubuntu MATE but this should work with Raspbian too. It is working on Kubuntu 16.10.



Install newest version of Synergy client on Raspberry Pi 3

Install the necessary tools, get the source code, build, deploy and configure the Synergy client

Create a script to start Synergy client

Create the necessary Synergy client config file for encryption

Configure lightdm for auto login

To configure lightdm to auto login,  add the directive autologin-user, specifying a user name, to /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf.d/60-lightdm-gtk-greeter.conf.


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