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Re: Public computer control

From: Bruno Wolff III <bruno_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Oct 28 2011 - 21:07:05 GMT
To: antonio <antonio.montagnani@gmail.com>

On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 19:19:08 +0200,
  antonio <antonio.montagnani@gmail.com> wrote:
> Bruno Wolff III ha scritto / said the following il giorno/on
> 28/10/2011 17:21:
> > On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 16:19:22 +0200,
> > Antonio M<antonio.montagnani@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> yes, I know xguest, but I understand that guest can work only with
> >> firefox: is it correct???
> > Are you asking about the limits on network use? If so, you should be able
> > to label other programs (or customize the policy) so that they have network
> > access.
>
> Not sure...I would to set up a box where a user (no password required)
> might surf the net with Firefox but also write a document with
> Libreoffice and a few other applications: and at the end of his session
> any data would be deleted and a different user might use same box.
> That'all ;-)

That sounds like something xguest would facilitate. Why don't you try it
out to see if it meets your requirements.

If people are running libreoffice, are you expecting them to save their work
someplace? If so where?
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