[ILUG] Re: System to boot, and display a web page
furlongm at hotmail.com
Fri Feb 8 00:36:47 GMT 2008
On Thursday 07 February 2008 20:16 in
<200802072016.m17KGhcJ007753 at mail.deniscroombs.org>, Denis Croombs wrote:
> I am looking to build a very simple system to boot (any type of device can
> be used) and with no user login just display a web page which updated
> every 15 to 30 seconds.
> This can use any Linux dist as long as the requirements are met.
> Any clues/good ideas ?
How about a small system on something from gumstix or mini-itx running
Openembedded provides the framework for building minimal custom distros for
embedded devices. Also supports cross-compiling on a host machine, so a
minimal distro can be (re-)compiled very quickly.
More information about the ILUG