Category Archives: LTSP – Linux Terminal Server Project

This section will hold information about my experiences and how I got things done concerning using the Muekow (Ubuntu) version of LTSP.

Setting Global Defaults in Firefox on LSTP

First to set the Proxy settings we need to edit the file called all.js in the greprefs folder and find the line that starts with proxy.type. Here is how to do this… 1. When logged onto the machine as an … Continue reading

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Application Choices on the LTSP Server

~Application Choices~ Application choices for LTSP have been a trial and error process. If you do not want your client machines using a certain program the rule of thumb is do not install it on the server. The base install … Continue reading

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Setting Default Printers in LTSP

Finding a way to have client default to the closest network printer was fairly simply after finding this post on the edubuntu mailing list… https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/edubuntu-users/2007-January/000600.html This post suggested editing the /etc/profile logon script and adding something like this… case `echo … Continue reading

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LTSP – Why?

Why did I do this? I am by nature someone who does not like to throw things out.┬áIn order to avoid recycling some very old computers for parts I looked into using something call the Linux Terminal Server Project (http://ltsp.org/). … Continue reading

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