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by thewiz
29 Dec 2017, 16:20
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: Intermittent "device not ready yet" messages on NUC
Replies: 3
Views: 310

Intermittent "device not ready yet" messages on NUC

I used another USB stick. This time USB 2 instead of USB 3. This seems to have fixed the problem (at the expense of longer start-up time). I found this somewhat odd. If the computer is USB3 compatible, and boots the "installer" every time from USB3, why wouldn't it boot the istalled kiosk stick? Any...
by thewiz
27 Dec 2017, 15:07
Forum: Development
Topic: Power down display and computer remotely
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Power down display and computer remotely

A function I'd like to see added is the ability to programmatically power down the display as well as the computer itself. Preferably,this should be doable from JavaScript code talking to something "outside" the browser. Alternatively using a daemon listening on its own network port for a "powerdown...
by thewiz
27 Dec 2017, 13:53
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: Intermittent "device not ready yet" messages on NUC
Replies: 3
Views: 310

Intermittent "device not ready yet" messages on NUC

Hi! I don't know if this is a bug or some other problem, so I'll start here. I've been trying to install Porteus Kiosk 4.5.0 on two Intel NUCs (specifically an oldish Celeron based NUC4CPYH and a fairly modern 7th gen i3-based NUC7i3BNK). I burn the installer image onto a USB (tried a few different ...
by thewiz
08 Oct 2017, 16:57
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: [solved] Minimum RAM requirements?
Replies: 1
Views: 559

[solved] Minimum RAM requirements?

What should be considered minimum memory (RAM) requirement for running porteus kiosk? I'm looking at running it on an Intel NUC, so it would most likely have at least 2 GB of RAM. Would that be considered a "safe" minuímum for normal booting from a USB memory stick, or possibly an internal drive? Si...