RunRev to create email kiosk under MacOSX
Frank D. Engel, Jr.
fde101 at fjrhome.net
Wed Oct 6 14:57:39 CDT 2004
Under OS X, You can even disable Force Quit!
You might want to refer to the tech note at
http://developer.apple.com/technotes/tn2002/tn2062.html for details on
creating kiosks under OS X.
On Oct 6, 2004, at 3:37 PM, Andre Garzia wrote:
> you can do it, but to have a macintosh just for email is a little
> subusing the machine: :-)
> you don't need applescript or shell, I don't think one can disable
> force quit, but at least for the email part you can check Shao Shan
> libSMTP and libEmail stacks.
> On Oct 6, 2004, at 2:26 PM, Jim Witte wrote:
>> I want to create an email kiosk application for my grandmother (yes,
>> one shot in a million, but it won't cost me anything other than
>> programming time..), using a combination of RunRev, shell scripting,
>> and maybe a little Cocoa to do things like disable force quit. Is
>> this a good idea (to do it in RunRev), considering that this *has* to
>> be rock-solid (I'm planning a scheduled reboot about once every 4
>> days, the rest of the time time machine just waking up and going back
>> to sleep), or should I just consider something like Cocoa or
>> Applescript Studio?
>> Jim Witte
>> jswitte at bloomington.in.us
>> Indiana University CS
>> use-revolution mailing list
>> use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
> Andre Alves Garzia ð 2004 ð BRAZIL
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> use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
Frank D. Engel, Jr. <fde101 at fjrhome.net>
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$ true | cat /usr/manual | grep "John 3:16"
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten
Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have
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