back to article GitHub Codespaces feels a bit too closed? Gitpod opens up OpenVSCode Server to escape Microsoft control

Development platform outfit Gitpod has taken the covers off an open-source project aimed at running the latest Visual Studio Code remotely via a browser in the form of OpenVSCode Server. If it all sounds vaguely familiar, well, it should. GitHub Codespaces turned up earlier this year after a lengthy gestation. Codespaces …

  1. katrinab Silver badge

    There seems to be a few of these projects

    El reg reported on Code-Server a few weeks back

    I installed it, and it seems to work quite well.

    1. HildyJ Silver badge

      Re: There seems to be a few of these projects

      Reminds me of xkcd:


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