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Re: Workstation Maintainance?

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On 01-11-2004 14:54, Gavin McCullagh wrote:
> Hi,
> On Mon, 01 Nov 2004, Jonas Smedegaard wrote:
>>On 01-11-2004 13:31, Gavin McCullagh wrote:
>>Lessdisks is a framework for distributed diskless systems. As such, it
>>_can_ be configured to run all apps locally, or it can execute X11 apps
>>remotely (insecurely as LTSP3 or SSH-encrypted), or run VNC, or run NX,
> Would a system configured to run all apps locally not be a good solution to
> this problem them?  Granted this may need testing.

Depends on what is the problem. The way I read it, it was tied to using

Skolelinux is (please correct me if my description is unfair) a Debian
system enhanced with automated setup to ease administration (as the
local admin will probably be a non-geek teacher).

Lessdisks is based on Debian, but not (yet?) tested and integrated with

So sure - go ahead and test lessdisks with Skolelinux, but expect the
Skolelinux part of Skolelinux to break, as some of the tweaks of
Skolelinux and lessdisks will probably clash.

Vagrant (the author of lessdisks) and I are off course most interested
in details about your experiences with this mix (and naturally hope it
works flawlaessly).

 - Jonas

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