LURCH Restyling

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This page describe the process of restyling the LURCH wheelchair [LURCH].

Restyling process has start in June 2010.


Only one of the two pc-bricks is mantained on new lurch architecture. It's a Intel CoreDuo with an Ubuntu 9.04 installed.


[TODO: install drivers...] The 7-inch touchscreen monitor (Xenarc 700TSV), 800x480 resolution (16:10 AR) was configured using the drivers provided by the manufacturer.

Remote Connection

Lurch pc is equipped with a wireless usb device.

It is able to connect automatically to the wireless network named (SSID) "lurch". This network is provided by the DLink Router. Notice that you can connect the router to internet on dei network.

IP (v4) is obtained by fixed DHCP. For lurch pcbrick is

the router ip is, you can access to it by a browser to manage its configuration.

Now you can use a vnc client (like vinagre) to access the remote desktop

passwords and accounts

see the discussion of this page (which is not of public domain)