[ovirt-users] desktop version of client?

Amy Morrisson amymorr9192 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 31 11:17:32 UTC 2016


Our thin clients are linux based so this should fit. Also managing power
and having access to a console is enough for us. We will deploy a few of
them and try the desktop client these days.


2016-10-29 10:23 GMT+01:00 James Michels <karma.sometimes.hurts at gmail.com>:

> Hello Amy.
> We had the same needs back in July as we have some classrooms with thin
> clients and although we don't just offer the oVirt service we wanted
> something simple so users don't need to open a browser and just handle
> their machines in a simple way, so I found this project [1] that works
> quite fine for what we need. Manage virtual machine's power and start a
> viewer. Period. No more funcionalities (not sure if you need something more
> sophisticated...).
> The project has been stopped for a time but it seems that the maintainer
> is implementing new capabilities and fixing some things lately.
> As a side note, you didn't mention if your thin clients are linux or
> windows based but I believe this is for linux only.
> HTH,
> James
> [1] https://ovirt-desktop-client.click
> 2016-10-28 20:47 GMT+01:00 Amy Morrisson <amymorr9192 at gmail.com>:
>> Hey there,
>> I'm looking for some kind of desktop client for ovirt. I believe as per
>> what I've seen that there's nothing official so I'm looking for any other
>> options (even if it's an own development). As a last resource we can use
>> the web admin but the purpose is to have a few thin clients which would
>> start the client at boot time so it's more confortable for users, plus most
>> times the web admin becomes slow after a while.
>> I'm not sure if something like this exists. In any case thanks for any
>> tip.
>> By the way, we're using ovirt 3.6.7, fwiw.
>> Amy Morrisson
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