[K12OSN] I need some software to automate the recess buzzers

Andrew Fisk andy at spitcomp.com
Wed Nov 2 17:17:51 UTC 2005

This may be a really silly idea, but how about using Sunbird with  
different alarms for different events -- at it would be be easy for  
anyone to schedule (or delete) either a one time event or a recurring  


Spitfire Computer Services
441 Beaver Street
Suite 202
Sewickley, PA 15143
Phone (412) 749-0162
Fax: (412) 749-0203
andy at spitcomp.com

On Nov 2, 2005, at 11:44 AM, Tim Litwiller wrote:

> To update the requirements - it would have to be easy for the  
> teachers to add a buzzer or actually I think a voice announcement  
> at a certain time. So it doesn't have to be running a buzzer so  
> much as output sound to a loudspeaker. When it needs to sound like  
> a buzzer we can play the buzzer sound or when we need a firedrill  
> it could play the fire alarm sound.
> But the biggest requirement would be that it would be easy for a  
> teacher to open the scheduler and add/remove/quiet the next  
> occurance of the buzzer.
> Tim Litwiller wrote:
>> I'd like to setup a computer at a small school - ( that currently  
>> has no computers) and they also need some way to automate the  
>> beginning and end of day and recess buzzers.  Is there some  
>> software that is available to run on a K12LTSP that could do  
>> this?  I'm hoping that by having a ltsp server maybe they will  
>> start with doing typeing classes with some terminals and work them  
>> into more as they get used to the idea.
> _______________________________________________
> K12OSN mailing list
> K12OSN at redhat.com
> https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/k12osn
> For more info see <http://www.k12os.org>

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://listman.redhat.com/archives/k12osn/attachments/20051102/15615f86/attachment.htm>

More information about the K12OSN mailing list