[K12OSN] Get rid of my PCs

David Trask dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us
Sat Jan 29 06:29:52 UTC 2005

"Support list for opensource software in schools." <k12osn at redhat.com> on
Friday, January 28, 2005 at 8:44 PM +0000 wrote:
>My question for the list is: are there any opinions out there for Thin
>Clients?  Personally, I like the Sun Ray 170
>(http://www.sun.com/sunray/sunray170/index.xml).  I was told Sun may be
>having a twofer sale in March.  I've been told Sun Server software for
>thin clients can run off of Fedora Core 3 (I'm still working on that one).

Yeah...have you seen the price?  Over $1000!  You can buy an LTSP 150 from
disklessworkstations.com  for $279!  Add a monitor for $225
-$250...Keyboard and mouse for $20 and you're still WAY under $1000!

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Coordinator
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us

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