[BALU] Multi-monitor setup for warehouse
kris at catonic.us
Thu Apr 28 12:14:35 CDT 2011
On Tue, 26 Apr 2011, Charles Tharp wrote:
> Since they came up with the idea of monitors. they would also support
> their own idea a little more. A pc would also have the benefit of
> being able to attach a label printer to them.
> A pc could use a usb wifi adapter to save running a network
> connection. (not reliable) whats a Parallel port . just
> kidding. might as well go serial.
> But your title says warehouse. so environment is a question. but
> only 9 monitors like 9 doors. the lights would be good for that.
> led displays like now serving # 4 monitors are cheaper than led
> must multiplex when ever possible. . .
Most modern dedicated label printers speak ethernet or multi-drop
Depends on the budget. Might be simple enough to attach a small
dedicated X-session PC to the monitor, might not. The I-frame idea seems
about best, run it all off of a PC or two. Depends on your environment;
do the warehouse workers destroy everything they come in contact with?
I've known a few who were gifted with a forklift, but accidents do
Kris Kirby, KE4AHR
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