local apps how-to

Robert Arkiletian robark at gmail.com
Mon Dec 8 06:42:47 UTC 2008

On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 2:08 PM, Robert Arkiletian <robark at gmail.com> wrote:
> Unfortunately,  I still could not get flash to work with sound. In
> addition, launching firefox on a 1.4GHz Athlon with 256MB client with
> a 100mbps connection takes over 30 seconds.

Good news! With the latest packages of ltsp, Firefox AND flash (video
and sound) work out of the box with F9 as a local app. This is really
good news. We can have an entire class watching a youtube with pretty
much no load on the ltsp server. Providing clients have 512M and
enough cpu power.  :)

Robert Arkiletian
Eric Hamber Secondary, Vancouver, Canada
Fl_TeacherTool http://www3.telus.net/public/robark/Fl_TeacherTool/
C++ GUI tutorial http://www3.telus.net/public/robark/

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