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Small LCD Display 6-8 inches- recommendation needed. Answered

Hello - I need a recommendation for a small LCD display for my headless linux box when it crashes, or if I wanted to use the linux box and the small monitor as a digital photo frame since I leave the linux box on all the time anyhow. Any advice is appreciated. Thanks, -Joe

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Parallax sells this little OLED serial (I think) display. It's only 1.5 inches though.

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PKM

10 years ago

If you want an uber-simple (well.. hmm, actually that's a bit misleading) text-only terminal for your headless lunix machine, there's one here. Mmm, one line text terminal...

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westfw

10 years ago

If you have one of the newer video cards featuring some sort of composite-video output (usually s-video), you can use a portable DVD player or one of the LCD monitors aimed at letting kids play their favorite video games in the car. The resolution will suck, of course...

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PKM

10 years ago

There's a post about this subject over on hackaday. The comments might have some good ideas- the standard solution is the PSOne LCD, because it has component or composite or whatever that type of video is called.