[K12OSN] OT: how to boot PPC LiveCDs
jim at winonacotter.org
Thu May 5 14:46:42 UTC 2005
> BTW, Jim, thanks for all the terrific work you've done
> getting Macs to work as clients,
> thin & chubby. If it's okay with you, I may suggest to the
> teachers that they take an
> 'excursion' down to Winona to see what you've done. I think
> you're only a couple hours
> drive away (I'm in Minneapolis).
Go ahead and send them down if you want. This summer I will be updating
Cotter High School to a pretty cool setup. All lab macs will be running
OS 10.4 and netbooted, all teacher/staff machines will be running OS
10.4 and setup from net install. All Windows/Mac/Linux will be
authenticated to a central SAMBA/LDAP server and have roaming profiles
between all three platforms. And I will finally have a dedicated 25
machine lab here for K12LTSP only. Plus all other macs will be able to
connect to the LTSP server with X -query scripts. I am excited.
Not to mention with the upgrades to newer machines (all iMac lamp style
or iMac Indigo) I will have about 250 iMac Bondi's to use as thin
clients somewhere. Very Cool.
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