About this release

What’s new

What’s new in 1912 LTSR

Version 1912 of the Linux VDA includes the following new features and enhancements:

Support for MCS on the AWS platform

You can use Machine Creation Services (MCS) to create Linux VMs on the AWS platform. For more information, see Use MCS to create Linux VMs.

A currently running VDA can be used as the template

When using MCS to create Linux VMs, you can use a currently running VDA as the template and inherit all its existing configurations. This running VDA can be installed manually or using easy install. For more information, see Use MCS to create Linux VMs.

Client drive mapping: Support for large file transfers

Client drive mapping now supports transfers of files with the size of 4 GB and larger between the Linux VDA and your client device. This enhancement requires your client to be running Citrix Workspace app for Windows 1808 or later.

Note:

This release updates OpenJDK to Version 1.8.0 on all supported distributions.