[SATLUG] Virtual server
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 10:39:58 CDT 2009
> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Henry Pugsley wrote:
>>> Second question - why do you need Gnome or KDE on a server? Nearly
>>> all admin tasks have to or can be accomplished through the shell.
>>> Installing a DE adds unnecessary instability.
>> One application is very useful. You can put vncserver on a server and
>> multiple people can connect to the same instance via vncviewer. Then
>> all can look at exactly the same application while on the phone. Very
>> nice for collaboration.
> Would vncserver work for a classroom setting? How?
If the students are physically present, I would think a projector would be
better. If they are distributed, it could be used along with Access Grid,
http://www.accessgrid.org/software, but bandwidth could be a consideration.
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