TuxMobil: Linux with Laptops, PDAs, Mobile Phones and Portable Computers
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DPFs Based on Laptops and Notebooks

CTX EzBook(http://23degrees.net/mt/archives/000135.html)Making your own digital picture frame from an old laptop (FreeBSD 4.8).
DELL Inspiron 3000(http://www.adamfranco.com/archives/3)How to resurrect an old laptop as a digital picture frame Debian.
Digital HiNote VP575(http://www.frontiernet.net/~pictureframe/)How to build a digital picture frame, includes dissection pictures (DamnSmallLinux).
Fujitsu LifeBook E-6595(http://www.thewares.net/item/33)Digital Picture Frame - DPF that syncs with a central server (DamnSmallLinux).
DELL Inspiron 3000 [archived link]From garbage to picture frame, conversion of an old laptop (DamnSmallLinux).
Fujitsu Stylistic 3400S(http://www.scribblesplit.com/?q=node/10)  NEW  Linux
HP Pavilion DV 1000(http://alanhelton.com/?page_id=119/)  NEW  Ubuntu
HP/COMPAQ NC4010(http://www.vishalpatel.net/projects/dpf.html)The procedure for building a custom digital picture frame explained: disassemble the laptop, remove all unnecessary components, cram the rest into a picture frame.
IBM ThinkPad 560/560E(http://virtig01.net/personal/works/PictureFrame-HowTo.php)Case Mod: Digital Picture Frame. A complete and illustrated assembly guide.
IBM ThinkPad 770(http://www.juhoroine.net/wallpc/)  NEW  Linux 
IBM ThinkPad 770E(http://www.homecncfun.com/blog/category/dpf/)  NEW  Ubuntu 8.10
IBM ThinkPad i1400(http://chrismetcalf.net/blog/archives/2004/10/16/digital-picture-frame/)  NEW  Debian 
Sony VAIO PCG-505SN(http://rdo.homelinux.org/a-digital-picture-frame-running-linux/)A digital picture frame running Linux. Schematics for a nice wooden case (Linux).
Sony VAIO PCG-Z505JS(http://www.randomwalking.com/projects/dpf_sonyz505js.php)The goal of this project is to turn an old laptop into a digital photo frame with more features than a normal digital picture frame has (Ubuntu 7.10.
Toshiba Portege 2000(http://www.r3uk.com/index.php/home/39-cool-projects/110-making-a-digital-picture-frame)  NEW  Ubuntu
Toshiba Portege 3480CT(http://irisframe.odul.com)  NEW  An IrisFrame Debian.
Toshiba Satellite(http://laurent.riesterer.free.fr/dotclear/index.php/E-frame)eFrame: Learn how to build your own digitial picture frame from scratch (Novell/SuSE 9.1).

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DPFs Based on PDAs

Apple iPod Video 5th Generation(http://alanhelton.wordpress.com/diy/diy-ipod-picture-frame/)iFrame: a picture frame based on a portable media player.

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Applications and Tools


FlickrFrame(http://sourceforge.net/projects/flickrframe/) is a set of Perl scripts that allow you to turn a standard Linux distribution into digital picture frame connected to Flickr.com. Users can "subscribe" to any number of Flickr photosets, which will then be displayed as a slide show.

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