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Thinstation

Last Update: 2018-09-19 23:12 UTC


Thinstation is a modern thin client that does work on its own for basic operations like web browsing, managing removable media and printers, but rely on servers for major applications as well as administration of the clients. The clients may be diskless or boot from local media. Thinstation works as a client using X, ICA, RDP, SSH, NX, telnet, tn5250 and other protocols and works on standard PC hardware.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 214 (36), 6 months: 171 (44), 3 months: 136 (62), 4 weeks: 77 (136), 1 week: 20 (495)

Average visitor rating: 10/10 from 1 review(s).


Thinstation Summary
Distribution Thinstation
Home Page http://www.thinstation.org/
Mailing Lists https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/thinstation-general
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 • 2012-02-10: Distribution Release: Thinstation 5.0
 • 2005-06-28: Distribution Release: Thinstation 2.1.1
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Feature 6.1.0 5.6.0 5.1 2.2.2g 2.1.1
Release Date 2018-07-05 2018-09-19 2012-05-07 2011-03-03 2005-06-26
End Of Life          
Price (US$) Free Free Free Free Free
Image Size (MB) 1300-1400 403-403      
Free Download TAR.GZ ISO ISO TAR.BZ2 ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical Graphical -- --
Default Desktop Xfce Xfce IceWM Blackbox Blackbox
Package Management -- -- -- -- --
Release Model Fixed Fixed Fixed Fixed Fixed
Office Suite -- -- -- -- --
Processor Architecture x86_64 i386 i386 i386 i386
Init Software SysV, systemd other other other other
Journaled File Systems       -- --
Multilingual -- -- -- -- --
Asian Language Support -- -- -- -- --
Full Package List 6.1.0     2.2.2g  
Package 6.1.0 5.6.0 5.1 2.2.2g 2.1.1
abiword (3.0.2) --     -- --
alsa-lib (1.1.6) 1.1.2     -- --
ati-driver (18.30) --     -- --
bash (4.4.18) 4.3   4.2 -- 1.14.7
bind (9.13.3) --     -- --
chromium (69.0.3497.100) --   18.0.1025.168 -- --
cups (2.2.8) 2.1.4     1.1.23 --
dhcp (4.4.1) 4.3.1     -- --
e2fsprogs (1.44.4) 1.43.1     -- --
firefox (62.0.2) --     -- 1.0
freetype (2.9.1) 2.9.1     2.1.10 --
gcc (8.2.0) 6.2.0     3.4.4 2.95.3
gimp (2.10.6) --     -- --
glibc (2.28) 2.24     2.3.5 2.2.5
gnome-shell (3.30.0) --     -- --
gnucash (3.2) --     -- --
gnumeric (1.12.43) --     -- --
grub (2.02) 2.02beta3     -- --
gtk+ (3.24.1) 3.22.30     2.6.9 1.2.10
httpd (2.4.35) 2.4.23     -- --
inkscape (0.92.3) 0.92.3     -- --
k3b (18.08.1) --     -- --
kmod (25) 23        
krita (4.1.1) --        
libreoffice (6.1.1) --     -- --
linux (4.18.9) 4.14.53   3.2.16 2.6.16.5 2.4.28
Package 6.1.0 5.6.0 5.1 2.2.2g 2.1.1
lxpanel (0.9.3) --     -- --
mariadb (10.3.9) --        
mate-desktop (1.20.3) --        
mesa (18.2.1) 18.0.3     -- --
mysql (8.0.12) 5.6.33     -- --
nautilus (3.30.0) --     -- --
NVIDIA (396.54) --     -- --
openbox (3.6.1) 3.5.0     -- --
openjdk (10.0.2) --     -- --
openssh (7.8p1) 7.4p1   5.9p1 4.3p2 2.5.2p1
openssl (1.1.1) 1.0.2h   1.0.0e 0.9.8 0.9.6j
perl (5.28.0) 5.24.1     5.8.0 --
php (7.2.10) --     -- --
plasma-desktop (5.13.5) --        
postfix (3.3.1) --     -- --
postgresql (10.5) --     -- --
Python (3.7.0) 2.7.12     -- --
qt (5.11.2) -- -- -- -- --
samba (4.9.1) 4.5.5     3.0.22 2.2.9
systemd (239) 231        
thunderbird (60.0) --     -- --
vim (8.1) 7.4     6.1 6.1
vlc (3.0.4) --     -- --
xfdesktop (4.12.4) 4.12.4     -- --
xorg-server (1.20.1) 1.20.0   1.11.4 (6.9.0) (6.8.1)

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Version: 5.5.1
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Date: 2018-05-17
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Very interesting and it works really good. Nice and light.


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