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by fruitoftheloom
Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Undervoltage detected
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Re: Undervoltage detected

I think that an error message number 20717871 appears, but it is not up for long. There is also a lightning bolt in the upper right corner. I am using a Pi 3 having just changed from a Pi Zero. Most things run fine but I cannot make the AcuRite Weather station install properly. Thanks https://www.r...
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Oct 14, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: motioneye on a raspberry pi CM3
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: motioneye on a raspberry pi CM3

Yes I'm just trying to do it on the raspbian. I don't quite know what the difference between Compute module 3 and just Rpi b+ but..I have to use two cameras for a project I'm doing. and CM3(compute module 3) has two port for camera that was the first reason why I choose this... installing a motione...
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Oct 14, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: compiling bluecove
Replies: 1
Views: 47

Re: compiling bluecove

Hello, I want to use the bluecove library on my Raspberry PI 3 B. Looking at several discussions about it, I understood I have to compile bluecove to be linked with the native libraries. I got bluecove-glp-2.1.0-sources, unzipped it and I tried to compile doing "ant all". Unfortunately, the compile...
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Oct 14, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SSH dropout after Ethernet gadget ICS
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: SSH dropout after Ethernet gadget ICS

Hi all, Im having an issue getting my Pi zero connected to the internet via USB and Ethernet gadget. Im running stretch lite and i installed it using the directions here: https://learn.adafruit.com/turning-your-raspberry-pi-zero-into-a-usb-gadget/ethernet-gadget I can SSH into the pi just fine foll...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Cannot copy SD - no "copy to " selection.
Replies: 8
Views: 281

Re: Cannot copy SD - no "copy to " selection.

It seems to work with SD/microSD cards & USB drives OK for me, (yes, sometimes it doesn't like one, I think I just reformatted it, then it showed it). I've just updated/dist-upgraded to the latest version on my P3B+ and it finds a "pristine" USB flash drive O.K. NB: that's auto-mounted by the (desk...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: switching between audio output
Replies: 2
Views: 63

Re: switching between audio output

Hi all, For in my kitchen, I would like to use a Raspberry pi with an AMP+ for ceiling speakers. I want to place the pi in an old vintage radio. These kind of radio's do have an external input source. So I think about connecting the audio jack to the external input source, and the AMP+ to my ceilin...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Red Light only, Pi 3 B+
Replies: 4
Views: 119

Re: Red Light only, Pi 3 B+

Hello, i've recently bought pi 3 b+ from amazon, i have 8GB sd card, formatted it with sd card formatter, then used etcher burn raspbian 2018-10-09, inserted SDcard in pi, connected HDMI, then i connected pi to power source but there's only red light, i also tried to reformat it with sd card format...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: bootable USB
Replies: 3
Views: 82

Re: bootable USB

wormword wrote:
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:45 pm
How do you create a bootable USB using RASPBERRY PI DESKTOP?

Etcher running on x86 systems can create a bootable USB MSD from an .IMG file:

https://etcher.io
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Problems with omxplayer from terminal
Replies: 2
Views: 33

Re: Problems with omxplayer from terminal

Hope someone can help me. When I write on terminal omxplayer file.mp3 it says 'file not found' , why?? I've been trying for hours and I feel its something stupid but Im new on Raspberry. Thanks To play an MP3 file, navigate to the location of the .mp3 file in the terminal using cd https://www.raspb...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How do i install games and apps
Replies: 4
Views: 95

Re: How do i install games and apps

SheepRBLX wrote:
Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:07 am
Hello i have Raspbian (The Latest Version) i wanna know how to install apps and games thx

Apps are usually Android / iOS Software, whilst games could be anything imaginable.

The RPi SBC runs a full Linux ARMHF Operating System so any software needs to be compatible.
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: under voltage detected
Replies: 19
Views: 377

Re: under voltage detected

Never had issues with Official PSU:

https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/ra ... er-supply/
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Need help with PDF viewing
Replies: 3
Views: 98

Re: Need help with PDF viewing

Caduceus wrote:
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:28 am
I downloaded XPDF for Windows and it looks quite different from the XPDF which comes with Raspbian.

Evince

Code: Select all

sudo apt update
sudo apt install evince

https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Evince
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PINN Lite v1.9.2 - "Error downloading distribution list from Internet"
Replies: 1
Views: 40

Re: PINN Lite v1.9.2 - "Error downloading distribution list from Internet"

Downloaded the latest version of PINN-lite. Upon booting, I receive "Error downloading distribution list from Internet". I checked internet access with 'online help' and it seems to be working ok. Also I get the following list automatically: Raspbian, OpenELEC, Data Partition, OSMC, and Windows 10 ...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Unable to set up a dual bot with either Noobs or Pinn
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Re: Unable to set up a dual bot with either Noobs or Pinn

Hi, I bought a Pi B+ with the intention of using it for several things in a single 16 Gb sd card. I want to set up a triple boot option (Raspbian, OSMC, retroPi) but every single installer fails to allow me to boot more than one OS. Both Noobs and Pinn work correctly when installing only one of the...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Proplems with OpenGL
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: Proplems with OpenGL

Hey guys i have rpi 3 b install on it Resbian(Pixel desktop) with Retropie... i was missing with OpenGL for OpenArena so in the end i cant get it to work so i set back the setting for OpenGL to Legacy but i notice the sound is so choppy on the retropie and the pixledesktop including google chrome w...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Guide: HD Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Plex in Kodi on OSMC.
Replies: 5
Views: 8059

Re: Guide: HD Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Plex in Kodi on OSMC.

I followed your tutorial and it seems very exhaustive to me. Here is my problem. I cannot login to Amazon (while I can do in Amazon VOD) because of an error. Amazon VOD sent me a OTP via phone SMS after credentials, while Amazon app didn’t perform this operation. Maybe this might depend on the 2 fa...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: [Unofficial announcement] Raspbian - October 2018 version
Replies: 17
Views: 853

Re: [Unofficial announcement] Raspbian - October 2018 version

Release Notes (from http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian/release_notes.txt 2018-10-09: * In startup wizard, assign keyboard to country as per Debian installer recommendations * In startup wizard, add option to use US keyboard in preference to country-specific option * In startup wizard, show I...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New version of Raspbian
Replies: 15
Views: 831

Re: New version of Raspbian

Take a look at the release notes. http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian/release_notes.txt Thanks - I hadn't spotted that there was a release notes file. "Add hw acceleration to ffmpeg" looks interesting, and Flash has apparently been updated to the latest version. I'm assuming Flash is still AR...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspbian or what ? ( semi rant)
Replies: 18
Views: 745

Re: Raspian or what ? ( semi rant)

Risking flaming or worse... After few months playing with Raspian OS , mainly via SSH, I am puzzled by few things not behaving exactly what I expected. The latest is loss of internet access after "Stretch update / upgrade". Peculiar behaviour of wpa_cli / raspi-config ( posted elsewhere). I am back...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Português
Topic: Scanner
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Scanner

Tenho um scanner brother ds 620, mas não consigo fazer ele funcionar com o raspberry. Estou usando o sistema operacional raspbian. O site oficial da brother disponibiliza o driver para linux RPM e DEB, porém nenhum é compatível. Alguém tem uma solução? Not supported by Brother or Linux S.A.N.E Soft...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Desktop for PC and Mac
Topic: Issue with Pi desktop on compac Presario r3000
Replies: 5
Views: 150

Re: Issue with Pi desktop on compac Presario r3000

I’ve searched and searched and found people with similar or the same issue as me but no real fix After a fresh install ( many times over ) The desktop loads the menu bar is at the top as default but it all white flashes a few times and never loads All I get is the trash can I can get the lxpanel to...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: The MagPi
Topic: Magpi help
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: Magpi help

Hi I`m a 70 year old total newbie to pi and its projects, many of which I find fascinating. I do have a question though...Taking Magpi issue 74 Raspberry pi on x86 laptops, Under heading Burn and boot there is what looks like a link (magpi.cc/2joTqNm) I have tried many times to access this link for...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Other programming languages
Topic: Upgrading Julia to 1.0
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Re: Upgrading Julia to 1.0

Hello, I'm trying to upgrade Julia(lang) to the latest version. There is a package for v0.6.2, but it's not compatible with all the Julia packages for v1.0. What is involved in producing a package to update to? Is the only option to learn how to build & install it myself? Seems like many people mus...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Diskless booting Zeroes from Windows
Replies: 72
Views: 1866

Re: Diskless booting Zeroes from Windows

Yes; that's the problem. A Pi booting from SD Card, never comes up as a bootable device, comes up as a standard Pi ( I'm not interested in that case ), or comes up in Gadget Mode, presents itself to the PC for networking etc, but has a VID/PID which rpiboot doesn't recognise, so won't upload to. An...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Compute Module
Topic: Compute Module 3 HDMI to Display
Replies: 9
Views: 235

Re: Compute Module 3 HDMI to Display

thank for your reply i'm now using the jessie lite which works verry good. do I need the WIFI on the CM3 to be able to use the camera. Until now I ain't get nothink. supported=0, detected=0. Is it possible to to install a desktop on the CM3? Jessie Lite doesn't have a desktop. The CM3 only get 1 no...

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