[aprssig] LINUX apps
archer at eskimo.com
Fri Jul 17 20:16:21 CDT 2009
On Fri, 17 Jul 2009, Curt, WE7U wrote:
> Generally you'd hack your Linux and X11 startup auto-login, start up
I meant "startup to auto-login". Forgot a word in my quick editing.
> X11, and start your application in place of a window manager.
> That's assuming that you do not wish to run other applications
> on the same machine. If you do wish to do that occasionally,
> perhaps set up the auto-login user to run the full-screen app, but
> have some escape method where you can log in as a different user
> which has a more generic setup and starts a window manager.
Check out instructions for creating a Linux "kiosk". Those are the
exact type of things you'll want to do.
Curt, WE7U. <http://www.eskimo.com/~archer>
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