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> Remote displaying of web pages + abiword should be just fine at 10Mbps,
> however, I would think that if he only wants web browsing and text editing,
> why bother?
>
> A p-120 should be more than capable of running X at a decent enough speed
> for that.

He likes to play flash and javascript games, and I was concerned that the 
pentium 120 would make that unplesent, but It probaly wouldn't be too much 
better over ethernet, I've used VNC over ethernet before, and it's a bit of a 
pain, but perhaps that's just an issue with VNC.

> What you could do if you wanted easy administration is boot him off a
> floppy distribution, or maybe even put a restricted install on a small
> harddrive, and nfs mount the home directories from another server.
>
> 10mbit should also be more than fine for nfs'ing abiword files over :)

I was thinking of just seting up debian or some othe distro with a thin 
installer and not letting him have root ( at least not at first )

I also need a way to log his internet use, I've already got squid installed 
on my gateway, can it be setup to log URLs? 

>
> -Gabe
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