Aim was to recycle an old Windows 98 Toshiba laptop to do something useful or fun.
- Using an installation of Slackware 13.0 and a wireless dongle.
- Script to display email inbox, facebook stream and a number of rss feeds, onto the console.
- Alternatively to play a slideshow of photos.
- Choose a radio station and play in the background, depending on the time of day.
How this was achieved:-