Kiosk mode Linux on bootable media

Grant Shipley gshipley at
Thu Dec 12 10:29:12 MST 2013

On Thu, Dec 12, 2013 at 10:08 AM, Doran L. Barton <fozz at> wrote:

> On Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:51:58 -0700
> Jonathan Duncan <jonathan at> wrote:
> > Not to mention, everyone at a conference/trade show is bound to have a
> > browser in their pocket.
> The tablet idea is a good one. If anyone knows how to set up a tablet in a
> restricted mode (so all the user can do is fill out a web form), that would
> be good to know.
> While the "browser in their pocket" thing is a fair assumption for people
> attending technical conferences/events, this organization is not technical
> and the events they go to do not cater specifically to a technical crowd.

My HTC one phone has a kid mode that you can enable to set these kinds of
restrictions.  I am not sure if any tablets support this yet.


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