Open Media Server
Tooloop OS is a platform for media artists to safely and easily develop and deploy multimedia installations.
Many ideas of Tooloop OS are based on this article in the openframeworks book on keeping a linux installation up forever. However Tooloop tries to take the aproach one step further.
Who should use it?
Tooloop is designed for any kind of public, live system such as museum installations, digital signage, kiosks, etc.
Being Ubuntu based, Tooloop OS can run pretty much any Linux software. However it’s specifically designed with these frameworks in mind:
If you have written an application using one of these, Tooloop might just be what you need.
Help is very much welcome! If you want to have a look, install it in a virtual machine. Even better, if you have spare hardware or a project ongoing, use it and share your experience!
Open an issue here if you want to discuss ideas or changes.
You're also very welcome in the Tooloop OS Matrix chat room.