FreeNX connect to Edubuntu

David Trask dtrask at
Thu Jan 24 03:52:17 GMT 2008

"Jim Kronebusch" <jim at> writes:
>Does anyone have a good tutorial or link to instructions to getting
>FreeNX working with
>Edubuntu?  I have my thin clients at the school authenticating with
>OpenLDAP, but I
>would like to provide students a secure and relatively fast way to
>connect to their
>school desktop from home.  FreeNX seems like it would probably be the
>best solution. 
>But from any tutorials I read it looks like you need to set up users
>separately for
>FreeNX.  I really want something that they can use to see the identical
>desktop they see
>at school, from home.

Jim....keep me in the loop on this too....I'm curious

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Director
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at

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