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Exton|OS Internet Kiosk build 141122

Posted 11-22-2014 at 11:48 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 11-23-2014 at 05:44 AM by exton

Exton|OS Kiosk (ISO file of 344 MB!) build 141122 is based on Ubuntu 14.10 64 bit (released October 23, 2014) and Debian Jessie. Exton|OS’s ISO file is a ISO-hybrid, which means that it can very easily be transferred (copied) to a USB pen drive. You can install and run Exton|OS from a USB stick and save all your system changes on the stick. I.e. you can enjoy persistence! Exton|OS Kiosk can not be installed to hard drive.

Few applications
Only Firefox (The Best Web Browser), LXTerminal,...
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There's a "compact" version of the Adwaita GTK3 theme

Posted 11-21-2014 at 05:14 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Tags gtk3, rant

Just spreading the word, perhaps there are many other people who prefer things more tightly packed rather than all spaced out, as it seems to be the current mobile-UI infection/trend.

http://gnome-look.org/content/show.p...content=156662

Who'd have guessed that resolutions superior to 1024x768 would end up being nullified by "advancements" in technology...
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LFA (Linux For All) 64 bit with four different Desktop Environments

Posted 11-20-2014 at 04:34 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 11-20-2014 at 04:35 AM by exton

Yet another version of LFA (Linux for All) is out. This time based on Ubuntu 14.10, codenamed Utopic Unicorn, released October 23, 2014. The original system includes the Desktop Environment Unity (Ubuntu). I have added LXDE, Razor-qt and XBMC (An award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media player and entertainment hub for digital media) as alternatives, so that everyone on the spot (during live operation) can compare the different four Desktop Environments. The system language is ENGLISH...
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dbase menus to bash.

Posted 11-20-2014 at 01:30 AM by peonuser
Updated 11-20-2014 at 01:35 AM by peonuser

Wondered if there could be a way to mimic the old dbase menus from Freddies Fish market in bash . This what I came up with:

Dbase:
mainmenu.prg

**************************************
* *
* Main *
* Eddie's fish market *
* main menu *
* main.prg *
* *...
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Pictures to html

Posted 11-19-2014 at 06:21 AM by peonuser

Generate a web page three pics wide from a directory of pictures.

#!/bin/bash
# daffinitions
ls *.png > picdatafile
#ls *.jpg >> picdatafile
#ls *.JPG >> picdatafile
datafile="picdatafile"
htmlfile="test.html"
a=1
m="not done"
d=" "

#read the file
while read line
do fdata[$a]=$line
let a=a+1
done < $datafile...
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