[K12OSN] Plans for K12Linux EL6 and Future Fedora

Warren Togami Jr. warren at togami.com
Sun May 8 23:06:11 UTC 2011

On 5/8/2011 10:12 AM, Charlie wrote:
> Personally, this coming school summer recess I plan to switch over to
> Ubuntu LTSPv5 for office and admin, and Edubuntu apps added for the
> students running as TCs, with only a couple full desktops running Ubuntu
> and Windoz. I also plan to look at Skolelinux / DebianEdu (
> http://www.slx.no/en/product ), as they quote being able to do diskless
> as well as thin-client for desktops. Now that Ubuntu is cooperating more
> with the Debian developers, they both should benefit greatly. There may
> be other option like you mention, Slackware, or even SUSE since they are
> now going back home to Germany per Attachmate's recently announced
> plans. I really like Red Hat and wish they would get serious about the
> small business market opportunity and Terminal Services.

I know the Debian LTSP developers personally.  They are good people, and 
Debian is a respectable Linux distribution with a similar commitment to 
liberty as Fedora.  I can highly recommend Debian LTSP, because upstream 
ltsp.org features are developed for Debian first.


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