I would love to find something that would work with Linux so I could put it
on our workstations again. We used to have 6 workstations with Ubuntu on
them but when we switched to using Envisionware this became impossible.
Any open source projects would be even better!
On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 2:31 PM, Geng Hua Lin <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I used Veralab before and it allows you to set session time limit. It'll
> lock the screen when time is up. Give the free trial a test run.
> Geng H. Lin
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> Lloyd Sealy Library
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> From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of
> Laura Krier
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> Subject: [CODE4LIB] software to limit computer login time
> Hey folks,
> I'm starting to investigate software that we could install on a few of our
> public workstations that would limit the length of time a user could be
> logged in. This would be done to establish a few computers as "print only"
> or "brief use only" computers. I've seen this in other libraries, but I'm
> having a hard time searching: all I'm finding are tools for parental
> control of home computers.
> Does anyone have any software recommendations for me?
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