dot.KDE: Waldo Bastian on Kiosk and the Linux Desktop
Aug 12, 2004, 18:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Q: What is Kiosk?
"WB: KDE has many powerful features and possibilities. However,
there are situations where it is desirable to reduce the number of
features and possibilities. In a work situation for example you may
want to provide workers with a desktop environment that is
streamlined for the tasks that need to be done. Excess
functionality can be distracting in such case. KDE's Kiosk
framework makes it possible for a system administrator to turn off
certain KDE features..."