The foundation for many embedded graphical display implementations
Ubuntu Frame is an easy-to-use, reliable and secure display server for embedded Linux devices allowing developers to deploy graphic applications for kiosks, digital signage, IoT, robotics and more.
With Ubuntu Frame, the graphic application you choose or design gets a fullscreen kiosk window. It enables windows behaviours, input from touch, keyboard, and mouse, on-screen keyboard, power saving and more.
Ubuntu Frame streamlines the build and development of products that need graphical output.
Create maintainable images for kiosks and digital signage solutions in under an hour.
Out of the box features such as kiosk mode, on-screen keyboard and power saving for your devices.
Less code for you to integrate and maintain as it bundles communication protocols, input protocols, and security policies into a single kit
Compatible with popular toolkits for creating graphical user interfaces like Qt, Flutter, electron, and also html5 and java.
Built-in security and long-term supported by Canonical.
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
To install ubuntu-frame, simply use the following command: