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LTSP 5--Making Thin Clients Phat

May 19, 2008, 12:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Shawn Powers)


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"Last year, I wrote about our school district's implementation of LTSP. In the article, I pointed out the significant limitations a thin client environment gives you. While I don't think my article was the reason the issues were addressed, less than a year later just about every limitation I highlighted has been eradicated. Welcome LTSP 5.

"To be fair, many of the problems I had back in 2003 were solved in LTSP 4.2. The differences with version 5, however, are so significant, that it seems to warrant lots of praise. First, let's look at the philosophy change..."

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