[K12OSN] Help with Fl_TeacherTool
jim at winonacotter.org
Fri Apr 27 19:26:06 UTC 2007
> > Is DISPLAY always =wsXXX.ltsp:0.0 where XXX is the last part of the ip?
> Close, maybe close enough: Unless you do something funny in dhcpd.conf and/or
> the /etc/hosts file, that convention should be reliable. However, I'm not
> sure the ltsp domain part is reliable. If, during installation, the server's
> hostname is set to, say, fourthgrade.isd234.edu, the clients' DISPLAY may end
> up wsXXX.isd234.edu. Or it may not; I'm not certain this is a problem, but I
> seem to recall running into it before (and I'm not at an installation that I
> can verify with ATM). Even if I'm correct, you probably can use an
> environment variable. It would be best, however, if people would check their
> setups and report to the list as to whether changing the server's domain
> affects the clients' domain (I hope I'm wrong and this is a non-issue).
My server is named ltsp.winonacotter.org and the /etc/hosts named all workstations as
wsXXX.ltsp. So I assume it automatically uses whatever the machine name is that is
assigned in setup and not the domain. My guess is that if I called this
supernova.winonacotter.org my /etc/hosts would have wsXXX.supernova. But I cannot
verify this either as I have always named the machine ltsp in my setups.
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