[THIN] Re: Recommended Thin Clients

  • From: Steve Snyder <kwajalein@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 1 May 2009 07:55:44 +1200

yeah, sure, whatever. :)

I can and have patched them and I probably should, but they're unscannable
so there's really no one bugging me too to do it.

On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 11:28 PM, Minero, Hector B CIV NSWCDD, K55 <
hector.minero@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

>
> Steve:
> But, you still have to patch them, right?
>
>
> *_______________________________*
> Hector Minero
> NSWCDD K55
> Ph:(540)653-8859
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>  -----Original Message-----
> *From:* thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On
> Behalf Of *Steve Snyder
> *Sent:* Tuesday, April 28, 2009 4:14 PM
> *To:* thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* [THIN] Re: Recommended Thin Clients
>
> That sounds vaguely familiar :)
>
> We're using the same HP TCs as Greg for some odd reason, one nice thing
> about them is they come with Sygate installed and active, so the advantages
> that you seek with neolinux (as we did) you also get with the HPs. i.e. -
> your IA guy can't see them  :D
>
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 5:03 AM, Minero, Hector B CIV NSWCDD, K55 <
> hector.minero@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>>  I'm trying to stay away from XPe because of the patching.
>> We tried a Neolinux client a few months ago and we had a lot of trouble
>> with CACs.  When you took the card out, the system would lock (as it
>> should), but then you could not unlock it.  It was like the it could not
>> detect the card again.
>>
>> Has anyone used the Wyse Thin OS Thin clients?
>>
>>
>>
>> *_______________________________*
>> Hector Minero
>> NSWCDD K55
>> Ph:(540)653-8859
>>
>>  -----Original Message-----
>> *From:* thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On
>> Behalf Of *Greg Reese
>> *Sent:* Tuesday, April 28, 2009 11:26 AM
>> *To:* thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> *Subject:* [THIN] Re: Recommended Thin Clients
>>
>> HP's will do it.  i have used them with a CAC and they work fine.  HP
>> bought Neoware and those models are now featured in the HP lineup.  their
>> Neolinux client works with CAC although it is sensitive to the readers you
>> use.  I deployed a lot of T5270's running XPe.  We had issues, but not with
>> CAC.
>>
>> Greg
>>
>> On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 10:18 AM, Minero, Hector B CIV NSWCDD, K55 <
>> hector.minero@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> Hi all, we're looking to replace our Wyse 941G TCs with newer ones.
>>> They've been really good TCs; the only thing I hate is patching Windows XP
>>> embedded.
>>>
>>> I'm looking to replace them with Linux TCs or any other OS that is pretty
>>> secure and does not require much patching.
>>> The TCs are automatically configured to launch an ICA Desktop session to
>>> our Citrix servers.  Another requirement is that they must support CACs
>>> (Smart Cards)
>>>
>>> Any recommendations?
>>>
>>> *_______________________________*
>>> Hector Minero
>>>
>>
>>
>

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