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Re: Using a debian desktop as a remote boot server?

On Wed, Sep 20, 2006 at 08:48:07PM -0300, Bruno Buys wrote:
>     Is it possible to use a debian sarge dektop as a remote boot server?
> Please notice the desktop was installed without this use in mind, its a
> rather conventional desktop, with lots of multimedia apps, office
> software and personal files. And I'd like to keep using it this way
> after installing the necessary remote-boot packages, if this is possible.

Yes.  You want to look at LTSP.  I have deployed this at my church quite
successfully.  In your case, I would not worry about how powerful the
machines are, since you will likely not be running a dozen users
simultaneously :-)



Roberto C. Sanchez

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