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Re: [K12OSN] LTSP on OSX



On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 06:56:49PM +0200, Hans Ekbrand wrote:
> On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 09:07:56AM -0700, Chris Thomas wrote:
> > I was reading a previous article here about OSX being *nix based (Free
> > BSD?). And i was curious is it possible to have an OSX box as a LTSP server?
> > The aqua interface is much nicer than what kde or gnome has.
> 
> Don't confuse the OS the LTSP makes the clients run and the OS that
> runs on the server. I know little about MacOS X but I assume that it
> does not support (use) the X protocol, and thus cannot be used to as an
> application server for X-terminals. That MacOS can run a X server, is
> of course a completely different matter.

A quick search revealed that aqua does not use the X protocol, it uses
"cocoa" and "carbon" protocols instead.

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Hans Ekbrand

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