Rdesktop Internal licensing error

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If you get the following error message when running rdesktop to connect to a Remote Desktop to a Windows server

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disconnect: Internal licensing error.

Then try running

rm ~/.rdesktop/licence* && rdesktop windowsremote.engineering.iastate.edu 


rm ~/.rdesktop/licence* && rdesktop <windows server name> 

There is a license file that gets created when using rdesktop. At some point Microsoft changed their remote desktop authentication, so you need to remove the license file each time before starting rdesktop.