Last fall I got a PegasosII powerpc machine from Freescale to play with.
The deal was that I should try to make this usable as a Skolelinux
Server, and maybe also as a Thin client. I've kind of achieved both, and
the result is availible as an installation CD from one of the following:
There is one bug that causes problem, autopartkit fails if there is 2
VolumeGroups on powerpc (vg_system and vg_data). to help out, please
look at http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=317596
The difference between Debian-edu of i386 and powerpc is the following:
-No java on the CD (to my knowledge neither java from sun nor
flashplayer from macromedia is supported on LInux on PowerPC). I know
there is free alternatives, that even works, but they dont work with
the sites the schools want to use.
-It uses lessdisks as a thin client setup instead of LTSP. I've heard
roumors about some LTSP powerpc packages, but I knew that it was pretty
straight forward to set it up using lessdisks.
Leverandør av support på, drift og videreutvikling av Skolelinux-løsninger