problems pidgin with ltsp server
uwe.geercken at datamelt.com
Mon Jan 19 21:48:25 GMT 2009
thank you david.
If I can't get pidgin to work, I will try ejabberd as you suggested. A
first test at home did work for me - although I could not get the
I will keep you updated.
Am Sonntag, den 18.01.2009, 10:49 +0100 schrieb David Van Assche:
> Hi Uwe,
> You are probably best off installing a jabber server on the LTSP
> server and routing all the kids chat sessions through that. Local
> connections tend to drop off after 15-20 concurrent users. I use
> ejabberd for xmpp (jabber) connections, and using a client like
> empathy u can even do video/audio chat across the local network.
> kind Regards,
> David Van Assche
> On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 11:26 AM, uwe <uwe.geercken at datamelt.com> wrote:
> > hello everybody,
> > I have one ltsp 5 server at school and 15 kids. I wanted to introduce
> > them to using pidgin via the bonjour protokol for chating with each
> > other.
> > so I was walking around to each kid - one by one - to set there session
> > up. after the 10th computer, the kids where not able to connect anymore.
> > I don't have the exact error message, but if I remember well it reported
> > a socket/port error. also, rebooting the thin clients did not help.
> > those who worked also continued to work properly.
> > I also started pidgin from the terminal to see if there were any further
> > error messages appearing but there weren't.
> > has somebody an idea?
> > thanks,
> > uwe
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