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Java 8u144 resolves issue – openthinclient-Manager runs error-free

Oracle released a new version Java 8u144, resolving an issue with the verification of JAR files. (See also previous advisory of openthinclient.) With this update the openthinclient-Manager can be run without error again. openthinclient advises its users to update to … Continue reading

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[Updated] Advisory: Defect in latest Java update prevents execution of openthinclient-Manager

Update Oracle released a new version Java 8u144, resolving the issue described below. openthinclient advises its users to update to this version.   Summary Execution of openthinclient-Manager ist not possible with the latest version of Oracle Java. openthinclient advises against … Continue reading

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ThinClient Signature Pads

With the openthinclient-OS it is now possible to redirect Signature-Pads of the manufacturer Signotec into a Citrix- or RDP-connection. openthinclient implemented the virtual-chanel-driver the current Signature-Pads of Signotec are supported with a Citrix-session (Citrix-Receiver or Storefront) and Windows-Terminal-Server-session (with FreeRDP) … Continue reading

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Mouse for left-hander

Some lefties (or righties) wants to change their mouse buttons. This means change left to right button and vice versa. Most functions in openthinclient® cannot be changed by the user. The administrator has to configure this centrally. This requirement is … Continue reading

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openthinclient update to use with Java-8 now available!

The anticipated support of Java 8 has been realized. The latest update enables you to use the openthinclient manager’s full range of functions under the version 1.8.xx of Oracle-Java. Please note the following instructions for the update. Requirements – Please … Continue reading

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Avoid Java 8 update

With a current update on Java JRE 1.8.0_60 there is an error while starting the openthinclient-Manager. Error: “Signature of the start file could not be validated”. We are currently working on an update of the program parts of the openthinclient-Mananger. … Continue reading

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5th anniversary of openthinclient

openthinclient celebrates fifth anniversary on the thinclient – market In 5 years of continuous development and customization of our software we showed that we were able develop the openthinclient-software stable and steady. The requirements are support of permanently new hardware, … Continue reading

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openthinclient again on Linux-days in Chemnitz

openthinclient is represented again this year on the Linux-Days in Chemnitz, Germany: Steffen Hönig and Jörn Frenzel shows on Sunday, March 16th on 13 clock a presentation entitled “ThinClients of tomorrow, boot over wlan”. Lecture program

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openthinclient® OS Version 2 CONSUS released

With the name Consus, god of the harvest in the Roman mythology, we launch a new version of openthinclient® software suite with fully updated client operating system. The new openthinclient OS is based on Debian 7 (Wheezy) with latest kernel … Continue reading

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