[K12OSN] Local apps question

Burke Almquist burke at thealmquists.net
Tue Oct 26 23:37:31 UTC 2010

You could set up your dhcp server to only give out addresses to known clients by mac address, but I guess technically I guess they could still use a static ip, netmask, and gateway.
You'd have to set up a non-transparent proxy if you want to block internet access for PCs.

On Oct 26, 2010, at 12:14 AM, Joseph Bishay wrote:

> Hello,
> I hope everyone is well.
> I am interested in setting up local apps on Edubuntu.  I understand
> that when I activate the local apps option, one thing I must do is set
> up the server so it transmits the Internet through to the thin clients
> (I am running a two-NIC server setup).
> My question is, if someone unplugs the thin client network cable from
> the wall, and plugs in their own laptop, will then then be given an IP
> address by the server and given Internet/network access? If so, is
> there a way to stop this?
> Thank you
> Joseph
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