Roll your own custom RDP thin client

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Roll your own custom RDP thin client

Have some old boxes around? You can save money buy following the tutorial below
http://www.hackosis.com/index.php/2007/09/17/linux-roll-your-own-custom-rdp-thin-client/
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  • Category: Linux/Linux Misc

  • Submitted on: 2008-04-26 21:10:43

  • Submitted By: Devesh Khanna

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Have some old boxes around? You can save money buy following the tutorial below and roll your own thin client using openSuSE 10.2 and a custom xdm script that loads a python script containing two button, one for shutting down the computer and one for logging into an RDP session.

Download openSuSE 10.2:
http://en.opensuse.org/Mirrors_Released_Version

1. Boot from openSuSE 10.2 Media. If you are having problems booting from cd or installing, a BIOS update may fix the problem.

2. Choose installation from the boot menu.

3. Select English on the language selection screen and click next.

4. Agree to the license agreement, and click next.

5. Choose new installation on the next screen. Click next.    More detail...

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