Tag overview for: 'linux'
Entries on this site with 'linux'
- Install a Particular Package Version
When there are multiple available: apt-cache showpkg apt-get install =
- eGalax touchscreens on Linux
Some useful tips here.
Dokku is a nice-looking mini-PaaS.
Using runit for daemon-like services.
- Tweaking udev rules in linux
useful for barcode readers and such
- Convenient Shell Access with Python
use the sh module
PyOSD is a nice little library that allows text overlays (90s TV style) on X-based displays. Quick and rather dirty bitmapped fonts may not suit for all purposes.
- Automating Linux for Installations
I use Linux, usually Ubuntu, for almost all of my computer based artworks. If you are leaving a machine in an exhibition space it's worth it to set it up to automaticall
- Tiny Core Linux
Tiny Core Linux is a customizable micro distro. Could be quite useful for installations or embedded-ish stuff.
- Packaging Python Apps for Debian / Ubuntu
stdeb looks like it will do most of the heavy lifting.
- Encoding Ogg Theora From a Webcam
ffmpeg2theora seems like the easiest way. gstreamer is pretty doable as well. some tips here and here .
- Linux and Web Fonts
Some good suggestions with comparisons of standard web fonts and typical open source alternatives installed on most Linux distros.
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