[K12OSN] LTSP version choices

Bill Bardon bill at computassist.com
Wed Jun 15 17:44:29 UTC 2005

On Wednesday, Jun 15 Les Mikesell wrote:
> K12ltsp is kind of an odd beast.  Normally you want to go for long
> term support on servers because Linux server-side applications are
> very mature and you don't miss much if you don't upgrade.  However,
> the desktop apps are improving rapidly so you do want to stay up
> to date there.  With thin-client systems the desktop runs on the
> server so you may have to compromise.

Thanks, Les, that clears it up for me quite well.  I usually prefer
somewhat bleeding-edge on desktops, so I will go with FC3 for now, and
upgrade to FC4 or over to Ubuntu when the time comes.

Bill Bardon
Omaha, Nebraska

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