- A private page that allows me to update the display from my phone.
- IoT Server account and connection setup
- Raspbian image setup.
- Program to make the mouse disappear for a cleaner look.
command(sudo apt get install unclutter)
- Reboot the Pi using CRON every hour to recover from popups and program crashes.
command(Sudo nano /etc/crontab -e)
0 * * * * root reboot
- Autostart application on boot prevents the need for mouse and keyboard interaction. Autostarting the program also allows for recovery after a power loss.
command(Sudo nano /etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart)
@unclutter -idle 1
The endurance of the hardware and reliability of the software will determine the viability of this project. If the project maintains operation for several months without human interaction, then I will invest the time into developing a professional case and wire management solution.
- The device started 24-hour operations in April 2020.