LTSP 5 and AIGLX

Woot!┬áLTSP 5 + LDM over SSH (LDM_DIRECTX=False in lts.conf) + Open source radeon driver with AIGLX is working! Nothing like running compiz smoothly on a dual monitor thin client :D The problem I was having was that despite the X server on the thin client being fully configured and tested to use hardware acceleration locally, […]

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A Correction

I need to make a small correction. In my last post, “Interesting New Developements…“, I mentioned how AIGLX and DRI weren’t working with LDM. Turns out, if I use LDM_DIRECTX=true in lts.conf, that was indeed the case. But if I was using LDM_DIRECTX=false I would receive proper software rendering support reported by glxinfo instead of […]

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Interesting New Developments…

There have been some interesting new developments lately! Here’s a shrunken summary. At present I’m doing a technology review for implementing a new terminal server. Our existing terminal server is a 4-way AMD Opteron 848 system that’s about 5 years old right now. It runs CentOS 4 and has been so mega-customized over those 5 […]

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