Monthly Archives: April 2018

LTSP Xubuntu thin and fat clients v1 2018

Used this:

for fat client build:


ti implement that into each rebuild edit:


as per here:


Controlling and maintenance of the server image:


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:

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



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