Re: Both diskless (thick) and thin clients out of the box?
> Some questions must be asked:
> 1. could both ltsp and lessdisk still fit on one single install cd?
Yes. The new LTSP is ~50k on the CD, pluss some kernel modifications
to get unionfs included.
> 2. Skolelinux seperates the ltsp network in order to
> - keep traffic out from the backbone
This is the main reason the clients are moved out of the backbone.
> - keep unsecure (non-encrypted) traffic out
This is not the reason. We want to encrypt the traffic instead.
> How much "data pollution" can the backbone bear with lessdisks? Is
> there a way to introduce secure protocolls (as with nx)?
Both lessdisks and the new LTSP encrypt the communication between the
clients and the server using ssh, if I am not mistaken.