Thin Client Manager and x11vnc on Clients

M Rathburn stretchem at gmail.com
Thu Dec 11 17:53:46 GMT 2008


Good info Jordan.  I'll remove TCM.  iTalc is actually working great! [less
the Pessulus tie-in though, which TCM was supposed to support]
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jordan Erickson [mailto:jerickson at logicalnetworking.net] 
> Sent: Thursday, December 11, 2008 11:56 AM
> To: stretchem at gmail.com
> Cc: edubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Subject: Re: Thin Client Manager and x11vnc on Clients
> 
> T-C-M is not being developed anymore, iTALC is the new 
> maintained solution. I heard on Freenode yesterday that T-C-M 
> will be taken out of the repositories very soon.
> 
> Cheers,
> Jordan/Lns
> 
> 
> M Rathburn wrote:
> > Edubuntu 8.04 running LTSP v5 i386
> > Thin clients are diskless workstations PXE2.1 i386
> >
> > Installed the Thin Client Manager software.  Followed 
> instructions for 
> > setting up the thin client environment here:
> > https://wiki.edubuntu.org/InstallX11VncOnLtspClients
> >
> > Rebooted everything including the server.
> >
> > When running Thin Client Manager, the program can 'see' the thin 
> > clients connected (left hand column).  Can 'see' the 
> processes being run, etc.
> > However, the Viewer portion can't see the thin clients.  Says 
> > 'Unavailable (install x11vnc on the client)'.  I've done 
> that per the above reference.
> > What have I missed?
> >
> > How do I check the thin client to make certain that x11vnc is 
> > installed and running?
> >
> > More info: Able to successfully connect to the thin client 
> via Remote 
> > Desktop Viewer.  Also able to view the thin client session in the 
> > program iTalc.
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> >
> >   
> 
> 




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