[K12OSN] Re: Fl_TeacherTool monitor and Control

Robert Arkiletian robark at gmail.com
Sat Jul 15 06:15:36 UTC 2006

On 7/14/06, David Trask <dtrask at vcsvikings.org> wrote:
> Hi!
> I'm setting up a server for NELS.  I read the Install notes in
> /user/share/doc/fl_teachertool  and did the things for enabling Monitor
> and Control.  If I edit /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/build_x4.conf (not sure if
> that's the name of the file as I'm recalling from memory, but it was the
> right file) and put in the stuff you mention between the Section Screen
> and so forth....X on the client won't even start....if I revert to the
> original it's fine.  I noticed that the original is VERY close to the
> changes you recommend.  What is happening when I click on "monitor" or
> "control" I'm getting connection refused.  What am I missing?  I had it

Double check your mods with step #4 on my site.
Fl_TeacherTool http://www3.telus.net/public/robark/Fl_TeacherTool/

I just sent Eric version 0.33. Here are the release notes.
Fl_TeacherTool 0.33
released July 14, 2006

New Features:

-Window title bar and taskbar text of VNC sessions for
Monitor/Control now include name of user to allow easy identification of
who is being monitored/controlled.
-Can open more than one monitor vnc session at a time.
-No longer need to manually type in vnc password for monitor/control

Known limitation: Monitor/Control does not work on PPC clients

> working fine with K12LTSP beta8....did something change with beta12 aka
> rc1?  I also had it working with 4.41.  What can I try to get this
> working....I'd like to demo it at NELS.
> David N. Trask
> Technology Teacher/Director
> Vassalboro Community School
> dtrask at vcsvikings.org
> (207)923-3100

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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