Media PC with LCD

Submitted by patrik on Tue, 2007-03-13 21:51

A project to build a Linuxbased musicplayer. Uses a usb-lcd, Slackware, irmp3, LCDProc and more.

Testdriving:



Info about the usb-lcd-display: http://forums.bit-tech.net/showthread.php?t=115461





























Update 071029:
The computer now uses Debian, LCDProc, mplayer and som home-made scripts.
One of these can be seen here: http://patrikhermansson.se/?q=node/115.

Numpad to control PC
A numpad is used to control this PC. First step is to use xev to find the keycodes:

state 0x0, keycode 90 (keysym 0xff9e, KP_Insert), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 108 (keysym 0xff8d, KP_Enter), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 91 (keysym 0xff9f, KP_Delete), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 108 (keysym 0xff8d, KP_Enter), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 87 (keysym 0xff9c, KP_End), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 88 (keysym 0xff99, KP_Down), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 89 (keysym 0xff9b, KP_Next), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 84 (keysym 0xff9d, KP_Begin), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 83 (keysym 0xff96, KP_Left), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 79 (keysym 0xff95, KP_Home), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 80 (keysym 0xff97, KP_Up), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 81 (keysym 0xff9a, KP_Prior), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 86 (keysym 0xffab, KP_Add), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 82 (keysym 0xffad, KP_Subtract), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 63 (keysym 0xffaa, KP_Multiply), same_screen YES,
state 0x0, keycode 112 (keysym 0xffaf, KP_Divide), same_screen YES,