[K12OSN] need some basic help

Dan Young dyoung at mesd.k12.or.us
Mon Jul 2 15:35:36 UTC 2007

On 7/1/07, Jason Smith <centerplacedude at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I have installed K12LTSP 6.  I would like some help performing the
> following:
> 1) I would like to remove the session chooser on the terminals.  In other
> words, I want the users to be forced to go into Gnome and not have a choice
> for any other display managers.

Move files from /etc/X11/dm/Sessions (I think) for unwanted session
types. Could also be in /usr/share/xsessions.

For the love of Pete, could they stop moving those with every release?

> 2) I would like to set up a few of the terminals as kiosks that only go to
> our library catalog.

This isn't totally straightforward, but playing with either the KDE
kiosktool or GNOME's sabayon, pessulus, and gconf-editor may get you
in the ballpark.

> 3) I would like to disable the Alt-F1 function on all terminals (which
> displays the main menu bar).

Edit /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/lts.conf and comment out "SCREEN_02 = shell".

Dan Young <dyoung at mesd.k12.or.us>
Multnomah ESD - Technology Services

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