taloenj: "Print your phone pictures using a thermal printer"
taloenj is a node.js web app which allows you to upload pictures and sends them to the Sparkfun/Adafruit/... thermal printer
- a web app to upload your pictures and edit their contrast and brightness
- an API to talk with the thermal printer
Install and simple setup
npm install -g taloenj In order to be able to run without `sudo` permissions, you must make sure your use is in the dialout group: sudo adduser YOUR_USER dialout log out and log back in.
- imagemagick (Ubuntu or Debian-based distros)
Advanced setup suggestion
- Raspberry Pi
- WiFi dongle
- PowerBank(s) capable of powering both the Pi and the printer
Bugs and stuff
Open a GitHub issue or, preferably, send me a pull request.