Edubuntu and Compaq Evo T30 Thin Clients

Philipp Hanselmann philipp at
Tue Sep 18 13:34:18 BST 2007

Nick schrieb:
> Hello all,
> I am installing and Edubuntu Lab in my school and everything was going 
> fine until I decided to try real Thin Clients instead of the old PIV 
> we have. I have bought 3 Compaq Evo T30 after I read on a website that 
> someone was using them in their school without any problem and they 
> were perfect. This is the first time I try to use a thin client so my 
> fear is that I am missing something very simple.
> My first question is: do they work with Edubuntu LTSP or not? The 
> Compaq T30 is a Geode 300 Mhz with 64 Mb Ram and 64 MB of Flash memory.
> After I have had this question answered I will check all cables, 
> hardware and settings to check if the problem is somewhere else. 
> Thank you in advance for your help and feel free to ask clarification.

What is not working? Does these solid state thin client get an IP 
address from the server?
What is the last message on the screen, during his boot phase ?

> Nicola
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Internal Virus Database is out-of-date.
> Checked by AVG Free Edition. 
> Version: 7.5.485 / Virus Database: 269.13.14/999 - Release Date: 10.09.2007 17:43

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