What’s new

What’s new in 2006

Version 2006 of the Linux VDA includes the following new features and enhancements:

Language support

The Linux VDA is now available in the Italian language. For more information, see Language Support for Citrix Products.

Support for SUSE 12 SP5

Starting with this release, Citrix added SUSE 12 SP5 as a supported distribution. For more information, see System requirements and Install Linux Virtual Delivery Agent for SUSE.

Client drive mapping enhancement

This release enhances client drive mapping to accelerate file transfers between the Linux VDA and your client device, especially under high network latency conditions.

Support for file copy and paste between sessions and clients

Using Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 2006 and Citrix Workspace app 1903 or later for Windows, users can now copy and paste files between a session and a local client. Copy and paste functions by using the right-click menu or keyboard shortcuts. For more information, see File copy and paste.


Starting with this release, you must install .NET Core Runtime 2.1 before installing the Linux VDA. For more information, see Install .NET Core Runtime 2.1 as a prerequisite.