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Old 06-24-2006, 11:32 AM   #1
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Embedded Thin Client

I wasn't exactly sure where to ask this. I have an old 300mhz Compaq T20 thin client made for RDP, etc. I was thinkging about trying to replace wince 2.12 with some flavor of linux. Is that possible or would it not even be worth it? I don't know if you can boot to a usb device or not to even think about maybe going that route maybe someone here knows more about thin clients.
Old 06-24-2006, 02:52 PM   #2
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If it has a bootable NIC, you can boot Linux on a remote server.

Read this on how-to setup a thin client.
Old 06-28-2006, 02:23 PM   #3
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What is the hardware specification?


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