diskless vs ltsp local apps
robark at gmail.com
Sun Oct 12 19:04:23 UTC 2008
On Wed, Oct 8, 2008 at 11:57 AM, Warren Togami <wtogami at redhat.com> wrote:
> 1) Install a fresh client chroot on Fedora 9 with ltsp-build-client.
> 2) It should have xterm installed.
> 3) After you have logged into your user, create a launcher that runs:
> /usr/bin/ltsp-localapps /usr/bin/xterm
> This is a very simple example of a localapp that is already installed in the
> client chroot. You can use yum to install additional stuff like firefox or
> epiphany, then run it in the same manner.
> BTW, firefox and epiphany fails to pull in a needed dependency. It might be
> F9 update for ltsp-client pushed today improves the behavior slightly. I
> still need to build a new ldm for F9. Waiting on artwork for ldm though.
Just built a new chroot with ltsp-build-client
running xterm locally works. :)
but I could not install firefox in the chroot
# chroot /opt/ltsp/i386/
bash-3.2# yum install firefox
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/yum", line 4, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/__init__.py", line 43, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/rpmsack.py", line 24, in <module>
from packages import YumInstalledPackage
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/yum/packages.py", line 31, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/rpmUtils/arch.py", line 302,
canonArch = getCanonArch()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/rpmUtils/arch.py", line 291,
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/rpmUtils/arch.py", line 199,
f = open("/proc/cpuinfo", "r")
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/proc/cpuinfo'
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