Wishlist: Please add a Unity Kiosk Mode that hides the Launcher

Reported by Adilson Oliveira on 2011-09-08
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Ayatana Design
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Bug Description

In some situations, we need a very simple interface with just one application (usually a browser) and the top panel. I know I can hide the launcher but is there a way to actually remove it or at least make it impossible to appear? Another required changes can be done with ccsm but this particular.

John Lea (johnlea) wrote :

Perhaps this feature could be implemented as a small utility app that could be installed by users who need this functionality. Any volunteers to take on such a project?

Damiön la Bagh (kat-amsterdam) wrote :

The other case scenario is Point of Sale where you only need the sale application and nothing else.

John Lea (johnlea) wrote :

@kat-amsterdam; I would have thought shifting the app to full screen mode would be the solution for POS or Kiosk usage.

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