Debian Edu Project
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Thin-client
Debian Edu networked thin client packages

This metapackage depends on various packages required on all networked thin client installations in the Debian Edu Blend.

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Debian Edu Thin-client packages

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Acpi-support-base
scripts for handling base ACPI events such as the power button
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squeeze0.137-5all
wheezy0.140-5+deb7u3all
wheezy-security0.140-5+deb7u3all
jessie0.142-6all
stretch0.142-8all
buster0.142-8all
sid0.142-8all
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This package contains scripts to react to various base ACPI events such as the power button. For more extensive ACPI support, including support for suspend-to-RAM and for various laptop features, install the package "acpi-support".

Alsa-utils
Utilities for configuring and using ALSA
Versions of package alsa-utils
ReleaseVersionArchitectures
squeeze1.0.23-3amd64,armel,i386,ia64,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,sparc
wheezy1.0.25-4amd64,armel,armhf,i386,ia64,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,s390x,sparc
jessie1.0.28-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
stretch1.1.3-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
buster1.1.3-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
sid1.1.3-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
upstream1.1.4
Debtags of package alsa-utils:
adminconfiguring, hardware, kernel
interfacetext-mode
roleprogram
uitoolkitncurses
useconfiguring
works-withaudio
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Included tools:

  • alsactl: advanced controls for ALSA sound drivers
  • alsaloop: create loopbacks between PCM capture and playback devices
  • alsamixer: curses mixer
  • alsaucm: alsa use case manager
  • amixer: command line mixer
  • amidi: read from and write to ALSA RawMIDI ports
  • aplay, arecord: command line playback and recording
  • aplaymidi, arecordmidi: command line MIDI playback and recording
  • aconnect, aseqnet, aseqdump: command line MIDI sequencer control
  • iecset: set or dump IEC958 status bits
  • speaker-test: speaker test tone generator

ALSA is the Advanced Linux Sound Architecture.

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1.0.24.2-0ubuntu6https://screenshots.debian.net/screenshots/000/007/137/large.png
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Debian-edu-artwork
Debian Edu themes and artwork
Versions of package debian-edu-artwork
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squeeze0.0.32-2all
wheezy0.45-1+deb7u1all
jessie0.52-2all
stretch0.902-3all
buster0.902-3all
sid0.902-3all
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This package contains a collection of images, themes, wallpapers and splash screens for use with Debian Edu.

This package contains files that all Debian Edu themes have in common.

Iputils-ping
Tools to test the reachability of network hosts
Maintainer: Noah Meyerhans
Versions of package iputils-ping
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squeeze20100418-3amd64,armel,i386,ia64,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,sparc
wheezy20101006-1amd64,armel,armhf,i386,ia64,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,s390x,sparc
jessie20121221-5amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
stretch20161105-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
buster20161105-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
sid20161105-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
Debtags of package iputils-ping:
adminmonitoring
interfacecommandline
networkscanner
roleprogram
scopeutility
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The ping command sends ICMP ECHO_REQUEST packets to a host in order to test if the host is reachable via the network.

This package includes a ping6 utility which supports IPv6 network connections.

Ltsp-client
complete LTSP client environment
Versions of package ltsp-client
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squeeze5.2.4-2amd64,armel,i386,ia64,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,sparc
wheezy5.4.2-6+deb7u1amd64,armel,armhf,i386,ia64,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,s390x,sparc
jessie5.5.4-4amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
stretch5.5.9-2amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
buster5.5.9-2amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
sid5.5.9-2amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,hurd-i386,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
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This package ensures that a complete LTSP client with a graphical user environment, remote audio and local device support is installed.

DO NOT install this package on a regular machine, it is intended only for installation inside a LTSP client file system.

LTSP stands for 'Linux Terminal Server Project'.

Sitesummary-client
Generate site summary of submitting hosts (client part)
Versions of package sitesummary-client
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squeeze0.0.68all
wheezy0.1.8+deb7u1all
wheezy-security0.1.8+deb7u2all
jessie-security0.1.17+deb8u2all
jessie0.1.17+deb8u3all
stretch0.1.28all
buster0.1.28all
sid0.1.28all
Debtags of package sitesummary-client:
adminmonitoring
networkclient
roleprogram
usemonitor
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The sitesummary system makes it easier to keep track of a lot of machines, by allowing each machine to report their existence once a day to a central collector, and using this collector to make summary reports about the hosts.

This package is the client part, reporting in to the server after boot and once a day.

*Popularitycontest results: number of people who use this package regularly (number of people who upgraded this package recently) out of 201315