On Dec 17, 2007, at 4:18 PM, Alex M wrote:
> Hey all,
> I finally got some time for development.
> I wanna add ticket printing functionality for mono. Ex: Thermal
> connected to mono box via RS232 (Serial Port). Customer comes to the
> business (Café or Office or whatever) the employee presses the
> button on the
> thermal printer and mono prints the ticket with the Username and
> that will be active for x minutes. Same thing as you would get with
> DSA3100 hotspots but implemented in mono.
> Now if you are interested I would appreciate some here:
> a) I need to know if ppl want it as public release, and if u
> do I will
> need some one to help me w/ coding (I cant do everything myself)
> b) I need to find out how can I send (and receive) print
> commands from
> RS232 under BSD
> c) And we will have to do all the dity work that come as side
> of having b) integrated in mono interface.
It seems like the better place to have the printer function would be
adding/removing people from a radius server. I think that M0n0 already
supports using Radius as an authentication backend in captive portal.