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by fanthom
20 May 2020, 11:22
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Does from=/Porteus-Kiosk.iso work now?
Replies: 3
Views: 465

Does from=/Porteus-Kiosk.iso work now?

Hello steve6375,

"\init in initrd does not seem to test for from= in the cmdline ???
Is it supported on Kiosk?"
No

"Are we expected to always make a bootable USB drive using hybrid ISO?"
Yes, unless you do PXE boot.

Thanks
by fanthom
20 May 2020, 04:45
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Bug
Replies: 9
Views: 1818

Bug

John, "I think someone is filtering me by IP." Are you implying that we are doing this? That would be the first time I hear about such case in last 10 years. "I think I record every movement of my mouse." 1) You have posted in the wrong forum section. 2) You have provided no information which system...
by fanthom
18 May 2020, 07:44
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Bug
Replies: 9
Views: 1818

Bug

Hello john4gaming, Is this problem related to kiosk? Which version? I understand the PC freezes during the reboot? If yes then please try this parameter: kernel_parameters=acpi=force reboot=warm,cold,bios,smp,triple,kbd,acpi,efi,pci,force Next time please write what its all about so i wont have to g...
by fanthom
15 May 2020, 13:09
Forum: Development
Topic: Seperate audio source
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Seperate audio source

Hi smedebol,

This wont happen. Please use 'screensaver video' instead.
I'm sure there are apps which let you create a video from the pictures and add music to it.

Thanks
by fanthom
09 May 2020, 17:16
Forum: User's modifications to the Kiosk ISO
Topic: USB webcam in kiosk
Replies: 2
Views: 405

USB webcam in kiosk

Hello bluto, USB webcam should work out of the box, you can test it on this webpage: https://www.onlinemictest.com/webcam-test/ Browser should ask you for a permission to use the webcam so make sure you have navigation bar enabled. If you need to use the mic from the webcam then custom build with Pu...
by fanthom
28 Apr 2020, 14:59
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [porteus-kiosk 4.9.0] System does not boot after 'Burn kiosk ISO on selected device' [Solved]
Replies: 11
Views: 1530

[porteus-kiosk 4.9.0] System does not boot after 'Burn kiosk ISO on selected device' [Solved]

tagon,

You need to edit the title of the first post in this thread.
Just did it for this thread.
by fanthom
18 Apr 2020, 15:11
Forum: Tutorials/Q&A
Topic: No Download possible
Replies: 3
Views: 528

No Download possible

Hello dll.live,

Porteus Kiosk variant "Cloud" has unblocked downloads. Please check if it will work ok for this purpose.

Thanks
by fanthom
17 Apr 2020, 09:56
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: How to update configuration Porteus Kiosk?
Replies: 5
Views: 786

How to update configuration Porteus Kiosk?

If you want to mix videos and puctures/animations then you need to use 'screensaver_webpage=' parameter and point it to your webpage which implements what you want.

Thanks
by fanthom
17 Apr 2020, 06:14
Forum: User's modifications to the Kiosk ISO
Topic: Porteus 5 WiFi not working
Replies: 17
Views: 1566

Porteus 5 WiFi not working

Any distro which has development tools can compile the kernel.
by fanthom
17 Apr 2020, 06:13
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: How to update configuration Porteus Kiosk?
Replies: 5
Views: 786

How to update configuration Porteus Kiosk?

B@ktery,

Customized build will be needed:
https://porteus-kiosk.org/builds.html

Thanks
by fanthom
15 Apr 2020, 18:10
Forum: User's modifications to the Kiosk ISO
Topic: Porteus 5 WiFi not working
Replies: 17
Views: 1566

Porteus 5 WiFi not working

You need to use another linux system which has all development tools included.
by fanthom
15 Apr 2020, 13:39
Forum: User's modifications to the Kiosk ISO
Topic: Porteus 5 WiFi not working
Replies: 17
Views: 1566

Porteus 5 WiFi not working

You need to recreate kiosk kernel sources first:
http://www.porteus.org/component/conten ... ernel.html

then compile the wifi driver against them.

Moving the thread to appropriate forum category.
by fanthom
15 Apr 2020, 11:38
Forum: User's modifications to the Kiosk ISO
Topic: Porteus 5 WiFi not working
Replies: 17
Views: 1566

Porteus 5 WiFi not working

B@ktery,

Its not worth the hassle - better use wifi dongle with "N" speed.
by fanthom
13 Apr 2020, 14:09
Forum: General chat
Topic: Porteus Server not available after installation
Replies: 8
Views: 905

Porteus Server not available after installation

You cant disable firewall in the "Basic" version.

If your kiosks are having troubles connecting to the server then please follow troubleshooting steps from here:
https://porteus-kiosk.org/server.html#troubleshooting

Thanks