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Re: [K12OSN] New install of K12LTSP - repo not found



Open Thinclinet could be an alternative too.
http://openthinclient.org/en/download-openthinclient-software/

Best regards,
Radek


> It has been clear for some time now that LTSP is dead. There is no
> interest
> in supporting it and keeping it current.
> 
> I can strongly recommend Thinlinc from http://www.cendio.com. Although
> this is a commercial
> package, the free download allows up to 10 concurrent sessions at a
> time. You do 
> have to sign up to get the download, but it is free under these terms.
> The desktop
> client is freely available with no restrictions. 
>       * Thinlinc is very polished. It functions very well to deliver a
>         complete desktop originating from a remote server
>       * Server works out of the box on all Linux distributions I have
>         tried (RHEL 6&7, Scientific Linux 6, Debian, Fedora 22)
>       * There are clients for Linux, Mac and Windows. All work well
>       * Sound works right out of the box
>       * Thinlinc does a great job of streaming multimedia
>       * persistant sessions when you disconnect and reconnect
>       * automatic resizing of the screen when you switch to a
>         different computer
>       * Web-based client for server-end configuration
>       * traffic between client and server is encrypted
>       * Thinlinc is actively developed by Cendio, and they have good
>         support, including an active discussion group.
> I can't count the number of hours I wasted wrestling with LTSP to try
> to get it to work. The documentation was never up 
> to date with the software. Thinlinc has been almost completely
> painless.
> 
> For personal use, I have the Thinlinc server running on my Linux
> machine at home,
> and on my lab servers at work. Our university also has a campus-wide
> license for the 
> server, which they run on RedHat 7. I use Thinlinc in all of the
> courses I teach. The client is
> available on all campus computers, and if students want the client on
> their own computers,
> they have no problems installing and running it. By installing one
> client on their 
> comuter, they have access to hundreds of system-wide applications.
> 
> I can't speak to what it costs if you need more than 10 concurrent
> sessions.
> 
> 
> ______________________________________________________________________
> From: "Radosław Bursztynowski" <radek bursztynowski pl>
> To: "Support list for open source software in schools."
> <k12osn redhat com>
> Sent: Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:15:48 PM
> Subject: Re: [K12OSN] New install of K12LTSP - repo not found
> 
> William,
> 
> I supected your opinitn that "It (K12Linux) absolutely didn't work on
> 7". I work on K12Linux/CentOS 7 few mounts and I am siatified. I have
> got older thin client image (Sicenbtific Linux 6.1). I am not going to
> migrate to Edubuntu or Debian.
> 
> Best regards,
> Radek
> 
> > Paul,
> > LTSP on EL (Centos, SL, etc) has been broken and not updated on for
> > sometime. It absolutely didn't work on 7 despite efforts. The work
> that
> > needed to be done was beyond the capabilities of most of us on the
> > list.
> > 
> > Most of the issues seemed to be centered around LDM. That EL7 was
> 64bit
> > only complicated matters as well for many of us using older clients.
> > 
> > A number of us have migrated to Edubuntu, Debian, etc. I think my
> first
> > install was around Fedora 5 if that gives you some context. 
> > 
> > I wish I could be more encouraging. If anyone on the list has had a
> > more positive outcome, I hope they can help.
> > 
> > Best regards,
> > William
> > 
> > > Message: 1
> > > Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:03:53 +0800
> > > From: Paul Mulroney <pmulroney logicaldevelopments com au>
> > > To: k12osn redhat com
> > > Subject: [K12OSN] New install of K12LTSP - repo not found
> > > Message-ID:
> > >
>         <CF6DAD4D-AD0E-48E9-89EF-FAACED000406 logicaldevelopments com a
> > > u>
> > > Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
> > > 
> > > Hi Everyone,
> > > 
> > > I'm trying to setup a new LTSP server, using K12Linux.
> > > 
> > > In the install guide (http://wiki.ltsp.org/wiki/Category:Fedora)
> it
> > > says:
> > > 
> > > > 
> > > > rpm --import
> http://ltsprepo.s3.amazonaws.com/rpm/RPM-GPG-KEY-ltsp
> > > > 
> > > >   rpm -Uvh 
> > > >
> http://ltsprepo.s3.amazonaws.com/rpm/el6/x86_64/ltsp-release-5-9.el
> > > > 6.noarch.rpm
> > > > 
> > > >   yum install ltsp-server
> > > >   Edit config files in /etc/ltsp/
> > > >   ltsp-build-client
> > > >   Read the docs!!
> > > However, the server responds with 
> > > 
> > > <Error>
> > > <Code>AllAccessDisabled</Code>
> > > <Message>All access to this object has been disabled</Message>
> > > <RequestId>440C4FCB81A8CF1D</RequestId>
> > > <HostId>
> > > qADc1PRsGHvyCZ9
> +lDOlpDM4Mm0VaQfyBAyS1G9uVSif7FG7GIz1W89JPPPqBeIE37McL
> > > P07Vj4=
> > > </HostId>
> > > </Error>
> > > 
> > > Is there an alternative download location for these RPM files and
> RPM
> > > keys?
> > > 
> > > Regards,
> > > Paul.
> > > 
> > > 
> > > Fishing is a matter of Bait and Sea @gingermeggs1921
> > 
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