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by davidb
14 Jun 2019, 14:28
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: first-run and update-config programs license
Replies: 1
Views: 267

first-run and update-config programs license

Hello, I have a question about the first-run and update-config programs. I know most of porteus kiosk is released under the GPL, and that various modules (as described on the homepage: chrome, citrix, etc) are released under their own licenses. It looks like these two programs are C++ binaries, and ...
by davidb
20 Jun 2016, 21:57
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Restart Session - No Whitelist
Replies: 6
Views: 2144

Re: Restart Session - No Whitelist

Thanks for the update, seems like a solid decision in light of these issues. Just to clarify, it sounds like only the 4.x version is being updated with this change? The hardware I am using with porteus kiosk is all 32-bit, so its stuck with the latest 3.7.0 version. (older machines that have found s...
by davidb
17 Jun 2016, 22:05
Forum: Tutorials/Q&A
Topic: Basic Customization
Replies: 4
Views: 6404

Re: Basic Customization

Thank you for the points you added, i feel like went about it the hard way haha. a couple more questions if you don't mind... 1)re: file structure, i tried creating a module that made the changes to the files modified above (exit-kiosk & chrome.json) and named it 005-custom.xzm but the changes did n...
by davidb
17 Jun 2016, 21:00
Forum: Tutorials/Q&A
Topic: Basic Customization
Replies: 4
Views: 6404

Basic Customization

This process uses certain programs built into Porteus Linux, and while they can be added to any distro, it was easy enough to set up and install Porteus to a Virtual Machine using Virtual Box on a Windows machine. Once you are up and running your VM, log in as root or use "su -" to become root Enabl...
by davidb
16 Jun 2016, 15:20
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: some questions (3.7.0)
Replies: 2
Views: 1884

Re: some questions (3.7.0)

Thank you for the quick and informative response, i appreciate the answers and clarifications.

I emailed the debug log you requested to support yesterday re: screen rotation working in wizard but not when installed.
by davidb
15 Jun 2016, 21:42
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Restart Session - No Whitelist
Replies: 6
Views: 2144

Re: Restart Session - No Whitelist

The set chrome as default browser window started showing up after i added a "browser_preferences" parameter to my config file today, removing it from the file fixed the "set as default" window, but does not restore vnc access after restarting the session. I also tried using the chrome policy option ...
by davidb
14 Jun 2016, 17:21
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: some questions (3.7.0)
Replies: 2
Views: 1884

some questions (3.7.0)

Hello, i am new to Porteus-Kiosk and have a few questions that have come up in my week of testing. does the Proxy exceptions support cidr notation as below: (i am curious because i see these calls still in the proxy logs, so i am inclined to think it is not working) proxy_exceptions=192.168.1.0/24 d...