[K12OSN] new principal ... wants new feature
tom.hoffman at gmail.com
Tue Jul 3 19:55:46 UTC 2007
On 7/3/07, Kari Matthews <karisue at gmail.com> wrote:
> Oh my.
> My new principal says that at his last school, the IT guy had the server set
> up so that you could login from anywhere (like home) and have access to his
> documents (on the server). He claims that the last school had some kind of
> web interface. Hmmm.
> I currently have a Ubuntu 6 server and use smbldap for students -- students
> save papers and such on the server. The main advantage of having a server,
> IMO, is DansGuardian. None of the teachers do this -- they all save their
> stuff locally. We use Google Apps for mail.
> Is there a way to set it up so people have access from outside the building
> to their stuff? I only use open source, so if it costs anything, forget it.
> This is a small school (80 students) with a small budget. I am unsure how
> to proceed. Does anyone have any suggestions?
Could the principal be thinking of iFolder?
It is open source, but I don't know how well it runs on a K12LTSP server.
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