Edgy+1 : Planning for the next Edubuntu version : Features & Comments & Suggestions

François BARILLON francois.barillon at free.fr
Wed Oct 18 13:39:09 BST 2006

Le mercredi 18 octobre 2006 à 11:49 +0200, Richard Weideman a écrit :
> Please can you send ideas and suggestions for features you'd like to
> see
> on the table for discussion. 

I'm working with Dapper at this time, so I don't know what will be yet
in edgy.

The fisrt lack is the users-groups management : creating 50 or more
students at a time, putting them into groups-classes... managing
passwords, creating common folders, sending a file to an entire group...

- Schooltool doesn't have this sort of management, but could have.

- The German-french team of Skolelinux/Debian-Edu is working on Cipux
users management and a customised version of moodle. I've tried it on
Edubuntu but I've got problems connecting with the ldap (but I'm not a

- Edubuntu should be able to administrate users in a ldap or to connect
with an external ldap.

It should be possible to connect edubuntu from windows clients : it
should work as a domain server.


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