Provided by: ltsp-server_0.87_all
ltsp-build-client — Builds an LTSP client system for use with the LTSP
ltsp-build-client [--root ] [--dist ] [--components ] [--mirror ]
[--extra-mirror ] [--security-mirror ] [--exclude ] [--early-
packages ] [--late-packages ] [--serial-console ] [--arch ]
[--debconf-seeds ] [--apt-keys ] [--help ]
ltsp-build-client uses the ubuntu archive mirrors in order to build an
ltsp client for use with the ltsp server. This chroot installation can
be modified in a number of ways as outlined in the OPTIONS section. A
configuration file is held in /etc/ltsp/ltsp-build-client.conf, these
options can be overridden using the command line options. Visit
http://www.ltsp.org for more information
Sets the default path for the ltsp chroot to be installed
into, default /opt/ltsp/ARCH
Distribution : Sets the distribution to use when downloading
from the Ubuntu archives, default dapper
Allows a list of archive components to be chosen for
download, default main restricted
Allows a local Ubuntu mirror to be chosen for a faster
download, urls like file://cdrom can also be specified here.
--extra-mirror mirror_url dist components
Sets the inclusion of an extra mirror if downloading pacakges
from an alternative location. This option can also have dist
and component variables associated as demonstrated above. If
no dist and components are specified the defaults are used.
Urls like file://cdrom can also be specified here.
--security-mirror mirror_url dist components
Sets the inclusion of a security mirror. This option can
also have dist and component variables associated as
demonstrated above. If no dist and components are specified
the defaults are used. Urls like file://cdrom can also be
--exclude package1 package2
Includes a list of packages to be excluded from installation
into the build.
--early-packages package1 package2
Includes a list of packages to be installed before the bulk
--late-packages package1 package2
Includes a list of packages to be installed after the bulk of
packages and configuration tweaks such as kernel.
Enables the default serial console on the new ltsp-build.
--arch i386 | powerpc
Builds an i386 chroot on an amd64 or a powerpc chroot on a
ppc64. An error will be presented if the arch chosen is
Loads the debconf pre-seeding files into the new chroot
--apt-keys key1 key2
Specifies keys to add to the apt keyring
--help Displays the ltsp-build-client help message
ltsp-build-client is part of ltsp package and the latest versions are
available in source form from https://launchpad.net/products/ltsp (link
to URL https://launchpad.net/products/ltsp) .
MAN PAGE AUTHOR
Peter Savage - silentk - cbx33 firstname.lastname@example.org