[svlug] Linux "Kiosk" as a public terminal
wreed at hubinternet.com
Thu Sep 26 22:11:15 PDT 2002
On Thu, Sep 26, 2002 at 08:00:12PM -0700, James Leone wrote:
> There is something called a reborn card, that I heard about on another
> list. It is used in a lot of cybercafe's I hear, because it brings
> everything back the way it was on reboot.
I suppose one could mount the drives as read-only, and run with a
reasonable sized ramdisk for the writable area. tmpfs in swap may also
be useful. As others have stated, bootable CDs are also an option, as is
A hardware device such as reborn isn't neccesary with Linux. From the
web page you listed, it seems to be a Windows product anyway.
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