This document describes a by-product of a project, in which a large number of Linux based workstations were provided. Although a kiosk-mode patch exists for KDE 1, this document assumes KDE 2 and the patches apply to KDE version 2.1.1(2).
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This document and the patches are available at http://www.brigadoon.de/peter/kde.
<Werner.Westerkamp (at) lbbw.de> for giving useful tips, and proof-reading this HOWTO
<remalone (at) sympatico.ca> for first-time testing the instructions given here
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