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Re: [suse-linux-uk-schools] OOo over a lan anyone?
  • From: "Mark Evans" <mpe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2003 12:35:01 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <20031010123442.GD30771@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 12:37:54PM +0100, Richard Rothwell wrote:
> --- fsanta <fsanta@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Ours works
> but it's slow especially when starting a
> > lesson.
> > AMD 1100 server with 20 PIV clients.
> >
> > All SuSE 8.2 AMD 1100 server with 786Mb 40Gb eide.
> > Pressure
> > to go back to samba :-(
> > Steve.
> >
>
> Get more RAM! We did some calculations (ok estimates)
> earlier this year... these figures are from memory, so
> please correct me if I'm wildly wrong.
>
> This is for LTSP :

One thing to remember is that with a thin client
application server you need to have sufficent
physical RAM. Attempting to use swap space is
likely to cause thrashing...

--
Mark Evans
St. Peter's CofE High School
Phone: +44 1392 204764 X109
Fax: +44 1392 204763

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