I know that you can enable font smoothing (ClearType) when connecting to a Windows machine using Windows Remote Desktop client, but can't find a corresponding option in Linux one (
Is it possible and, if yes, how can it be done?
Its not officially supported, but apparently there's a hidden option to get it working - with a command like
to use the lan default with cleartype
More details on the linked page including the commands for using cleartype with other defaults.