On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 9:32 AM, Robert Nelson <robertcnel...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 9:12 AM, Michael Dalby <mikeyda...@gmail.com> wrote: >> Hi All >> >> I hope someone can help ? >> >> I am running a Debian IoT (non GUI) image on my BBB. I have a 4D LCD cape >> installed which is working and shows the Linux command line. >> I would like to run a web browser in order to show the Node-Red dashboard of >> my running Node-Red instance. >> >> I have successfully installed Chromium-browser (it didn't show any errors), >> but if I try to run 'chromium-browser' from the command line it does nothing >> - I want the web browser to show in the LCD window. >> Is this possible ?? >> Do I need to install any other applications (can this be done without >> installing something like LDXE)?? >> >> Thanks in advance for any help you can offer >> >> P.s. I am using the IoT version of Debian as I wanted to try and keep the >> memory foorprint to below 4Gb > > You'll need Xorg installed > > Follow "some" of this example i did for show: > > https://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/FLIR+Lepton+on+BeagleBone+Black+and+Green#FLIRLeptononBeagleBoneBlackandGreen-Setupbasicwindowmanager > > aka ignore the lepton, qt5, and spi stuff. But the minimal > openbox/slim/autostart can be easily used for your application.
ps ignore the 16 bit depth in xorg.conf, newer kernels' auto do this.. i should just create a new x11 example, or redo that project with todays kernel. ;) Regards, -- Robert Nelson https://rcn-ee.com/ -- For more options, visit http://beagleboard.org/discuss --- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "BeagleBoard" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to beagleboard+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/beagleboard/CAOCHtYh76OL4Fpzv-5Xt8DKnd28e7XgPTZeZxj6W2ZXVHw53%2Bg%40mail.gmail.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.