LTSP Xubuntu thin and fat clients

Used this: http://www.havetheknowhow.com/Configure-the-server/Install-LTSP.html

for fat client build:

–fat-client-desktop

ti implement that into each rebuild edit:

/etc/ltsp/ltsp-build-client.conf

as per here:

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuLTSP/FatClients

 

http://wiki.tolabaki.gr/w/LTSP_Fat_Client_Setup#Build_a_fat_client.27s_root_filesystem

 

Controlling and maintenance of the server image:

https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2177959

 

TFTP boot problems:

check the name/location of the image in dhcp.conf

Is the tftp port open?

netstat -an | grep 69

is there a tftp service running?

netstat -tupln | grep ftp

 

Helpful info on fat client setup: https://wiki.cdot.senecacollege.ca/wiki/Set_up_FatClient_Configuration

Don’t forget to rebuild the image at the end of making changes!

 

Tweaking?

switch to “direct X” mode for better scalability and performance, at the expense of reduced security on the LAN

https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2173749