[svlug] Linux "Kiosk" as a public terminal
nbs at sonic.net
Thu Sep 26 11:49:03 PDT 2002
On Thu, Sep 26, 2002 at 10:21:31AM -0700, James Leone wrote:
Can Lindows be 'locked down' easily, so that noone can alter the
desktop, panels, preferences, etc.? And so that they can't get to a
Also, I thought Lindows was a non-free (i.e., costs money) product.
Remember - All this device needs to do is sit there and allow web browsing
but _nothing_ else.
Finally, noone involved in the project (that I'm aware of) has any
experience with Lindows. We'd prefer to stick to stuff we know
(and that it's likely many _others_ will know, as well), so that it's as
easy to support as possible.
Things that come to mind include RedHat, Debian, KDE, Gnome, Konqueror,
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