LTSP chroot not used

Scott Balneaves sbalneav at
Mon Feb 8 19:51:07 GMT 2010

On Mon, Feb 08, 2010 at 12:41:35PM -0700, White, Joseph wrote:
> It looks to be set correctly... Ideas?

This is exactly how ltsp is supposed to operate.  The chroot is for the thin
client to boot.  The session runs on the server.  Please see the docs at:

For an explanation of the boot process.

> 2. Also, the main config lts.conf has no entries what so ever, is that because the LTSP Thin Client work out of the box?


> 3. Also the lts.conf has a note that the lts.conf file should be located in /var/lib/tftpboot/ltsp/i386, the file did not exist there, so I'm guessing if you needed to use lts.conf you would create it there?


> Any Help Greatly Appreciated.

In short, you have no problem, things worked out of the box as designed :)



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