[lug] NSLU2 on sale at OfficeMax(?)
nagler at bivio.biz
Sat Jul 1 10:00:12 MDT 2006
George Sexton writes:
> It seems to me that a primitive lamp timer would do what you want.
Clever. This is a solar-powered battery-backed device, running
outside in a NEMA box. I would need to design my own timer to work at
12V. I don't want to get into manufacturing unless it's absolutely
Network wakeup is not possible, because the device is behind a
firewall (or several), and the server it reports to is on the
Another reason to keep with the VIA box is that I'm powering a speaker
off the USB voltage. I can suspend "all" power consumption from apm.
I think a slug is probably too simple for my needs. It's one of the
reasons I didn't try it before. :-) I'm already safely in budget at
the $220 it costs me for the VIA.
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