howto install add-ons Wyse SuSE Linux 11
We just got a Z50D and want to install an add-on.
I have the NX-client .rpm that I got from Wyse. And the instructions that I have:"How to install add-ons in Wyse SUSE Linux 11.1.x"say I need create a directory structure "/wyse/*", that has subfolders: "/wlx",and "/addons". And this is to be done on an ftp server that is reachable fromthe W50D.
We don't have an available ftp server that I can be root/admin on. So is there another way to get "add-ons" onto the W50D ?
Can I use the "USB Firmware Tool" to configure a USB key, to push / installthe new .rpm ?
Steve,No, that is the only way, but it doesn't need to be an industrial strength ftp server. You can use a Windows XP machine with FTP server enabled to use and you can apply the add-on. Keep in mind that using the FTP server allows you to manage and configure the thin clients from a central point, rather than individually.
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OK thanks. I think I understand this now. Can the server be a Linux server and sftp ? -steve
It can, just make sure the Wyse directory is created of the FTProot directory.
How to get WYSE Z50D nx-client?
How do I get the nx-client rpm kit for WYSE/DELL Z50D thin client? I need to provide nx client connectivity for a pilot program? I'm looking for version 3 or 4 of the client that can be installed on a WYSE Z50D with the following versions: Build 11.2.038 SLETC 1.4.1115 OS Version 3.0.31-0.9-pae Processor AMD G-T56N
Thanks, Fred Deady
Fred, I got the "nxclient-3.5.0-15.sletc11sp2.rpm" from Dallas Wyse support.