[K12OSN] OT - Open Source Kiosk Solutions
hick518 at yahoo.com
Sat Jul 23 19:40:45 UTC 2005
The book "Knoppix Hacks" has a section about making a
kiosk setup. I can't give you too many details,
because I lent the book out to a friend who is trying
to recover his data on a broken Windows machine. But
I definitely suggest getting that book and checking it
out. It's full of great info.
--- aust_txv at access-k12.org wrote:
> > Everything I have seen in Linux is always for a
> kiosk with a browser.
> > So how do you develop the app for this? Is this
> usually just done with
> > a flash animation or something? I don't really
> want internet access at
> > these terminals. Just a menu driven system to
> navigate between 5 or 10
> > screens with information. Maybe a better
> question is what format do
> most >use for the presentation to be played in
> Firefox in an open source
> kiosk? >(Flash, php, html,
> > etc)
> First, these two kiosks are not thins. A distro is
> loaded on the local
> There is not a new app here, just a web browser and
> web pages. Use what
> ever web technology you wish ;) We use mostly PHP
> and plain old HTML. A
> nice FLASH navigation buttons would work. The idea
> here was to be able to
> reproduce the setup for other kiosks and updaye them
> Stay tuned I will gather the particulars.
> Tom V.
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