[SATLUG] Hypothetical LTSP\Linux in schools question

Enrique Sanchez esanchezvela.satlug at gmail.com
Mon Jan 18 09:21:54 CST 2010


On Mon, Jan 18, 2010 at 8:39 AM, Don Davis <dondavis at reglue.org> wrote:
> Imagine you are in charge of an MS network of a few hundred computers (e.g.
> a High School) or a few thousand (e.g. a school district). Someone
> recommends using Linux/ Linux LTSP in some classrooms instances. What
> questions caveats might you have? Such as:
> Does it play nice with Active directory?

yes it does, I've configured several samba servers using AD as the
source for user authentication and it was a breeze, believe, when it
comes to Microsoft products, I am a computer illiterate.

> How difficult is it to configure LDAP with Active Directory?

20/30 mins of searching Google should be more than enough.

> Where do I get support?
> How much does support cost?

well..... it depends.


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