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by Cylon
Thu Jan 09, 2014 9:51 am
Forum: User groups and events
Topic: Peterborough Pi Jam?
Replies: 2
Views: 1294

Re: Peterborough Pi Jam?

I have a arranged a PI JAM for the 15th March 2014.

You interested in being involved.

http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/preview?eid=10045076093


Regards

Mike
by Cylon
Thu Oct 31, 2013 9:10 am
Forum: For sale
Topic: 2.8" TFT + Touch Shield Board v1b/c
Replies: 163
Views: 106902

Re: 2.8" TFT + Touch Shield Board v1b/c

Id like to purchase 2 assembled boards please. I can pay today via paypal.

Please pm me.

Thanks
by Cylon
Thu May 24, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Element 14 prep for Cased PI?
Replies: 8
Views: 1577

Re: Element 14 prep for Cased PI?

The case should be as slim and compact as possible to i can show off my pi from my shirt pocket when not plug into anything.. :)

It should also have LED extrusion to the top of the case for flashyness...
by Cylon
Thu May 17, 2012 7:41 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: OS X 10.3 on a Pi
Replies: 12
Views: 11378

Re: OS X 10.3 on a Pi

Any instructions for pear pc and getting this going , not seen pear pc before ?.... I saw someone asking whether it could be done, and I just had to do it. I compiled PearPC (a PowerPC Mac emulator) for the Raspberry Pi and installed Mac OS X 10.3. It took about an hour to boot, and then: http://img...
by Cylon
Sun May 13, 2012 6:10 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: this sd card works great
Replies: 6
Views: 4915

Re: this sd card works great

Good to know :-) I've noticed this card isn't listed on the verified peripherals page at the wiki. Would you like to add it or should I go ahead? Im going to be doing to benchmarking soon but id say its a good card from the perspective its booting and im not getting any kernel panics. so maybe add ...
by Cylon
Sun May 13, 2012 6:42 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: this sd card works great
Replies: 6
Views: 4915

this sd card works great

hi everyone.

Just got one of these and seems to work just fine

Its a Kingston 16GB class 10 card.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B004TS1IG4/r ... cD.16DBXTY
by Cylon
Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:05 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Where's the respect gone?
Replies: 19
Views: 4519

Re: Where's the respect gone?

<t>I think the foundation did the best they could given the finance, time and help.<br/> <br/> We all need to understand that even the best startup is frought with issues, delays etc... Sure the pre negotiarions with RS & Farnell may have missed some things but sometimes compliance and other mat...
by Cylon
Tue Mar 13, 2012 7:37 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi - The Movie?
Replies: 5
Views: 1377

Re: Raspberry Pi - The Movie?

I think Liz should play herself, tarantino style
by Cylon
Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:34 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How slow is it?
Replies: 113
Views: 23868

Re: How slow is it?

<t>I have replied to this post a few times and rhen watched the topic run all over the shop. I think the answer is to think why its "supposedly" slow.<br/> Optimise the damn thing then, learn about the hardware and the OS etc and help everyone to make it better, hence then community.<br/> Seems to m...
by Cylon
Mon Mar 12, 2012 5:01 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How slow is it?
Replies: 113
Views: 23868

Re: How slow is it?

<t>Burngate said: <br/> <br/> <br/> lewmur said: <br/> <br/> <br/> I don't need multi-level security - none of my windows or RiscOs machines have passwords, and I don't want R-Pi to have them either!<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Wether you need it or not its a good idea to understand both the principle an...
by Cylon
Fri Mar 09, 2012 3:08 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi based Synthesizer
Replies: 56
Views: 29571

Re: Raspberry Pi based Synthesizer

No this would be interesting. I would be all over this if we could build a mini PI - FAIRLIGHT.

Now that would be amazing. Would go so well in my studio
by Cylon
Tue Mar 06, 2012 4:40 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: R-Pi inside LCD - all-in-one computer for sub-$150 including accessories
Replies: 11
Views: 3205

Re: R-Pi inside LCD - all-in-one computer for sub-$150 including accessories

How exactly are you going to get schools to use the GPIO etc if its in a monitor ?? just a thought
by Cylon
Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:56 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Learning - Good use of your time
Replies: 9
Views: 1975

Re: Learning - Good use of your time

I refer to the currently posted download on the downloads page  but yes i take your point when its available
by Cylon
Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:48 am
Forum: Staffroom, classroom and projects
Topic: Please help newbie, recommend books,videos' etc
Replies: 3
Views: 1387

Re: Please help newbie, recommend books,videos' etc

<r><URL url="http://elinux.org/RaspberryPiBoard">http://elinux.org/RaspberryPiBoard</URL><br/> <br/> is a great place to start me thinks<br/> <br/> also Liam  has created a great starting point for us all.<br/> <br/> feature=plcp&context=C33f9685UDOEgsToPDskLFAFuIonB9KdfO-nEdBjIva.<br/> <br/> Re...
by Cylon
Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:43 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Learning - Good use of your time
Replies: 9
Views: 1975

Re: Learning - Good use of your time

<t>Firstly I would like to say thanks for the arrival of my Raspberry Pi Stickers Hurrah.<br/> <br/> Now the Sensible bit :<br/> <br/> I think we should all be concentrating on the goals of the foundation of which one of them is to learn and propagate the knowledge to the/a wider community.<br/> <br...
by Cylon
Sun Mar 04, 2012 4:02 pm
Forum: RISCOS
Topic: RISC OS on Raspberry Pi
Replies: 356
Views: 134079

Re: RISC OS on Raspberry Pi

Id say anything that get more OS in the frame the better i used Riscos for ages and found it a very capable and fast OS.

Dont judge before you have had a look..

Its also british. Hurrah
by Cylon
Sun Mar 04, 2012 4:01 pm
Forum: RISCOS
Topic: RISC OS on Raspberry Pi
Replies: 356
Views: 134079

Re: RISC OS on Raspberry Pi

shirro said:


AOf all the non-Linux OS choices including Haiku, Plan 9, BSD etc why this one?


RISCOS - Its not linux
by Cylon
Sat Mar 03, 2012 2:26 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Cost of Raspberry Pi
Replies: 5
Views: 1352

Re: Cost of Raspberry Pi

<t>Hmmm...<br/> <br/> I think Farnell and RS had plenty of time to sort both Costing of the PI, Shipping and vat etc well before the sale of the PI.<br/> <br/> It should be charge at what you bought it for at the time. Sales of goods act etc...<br/> <br/> I will be very annoyed if my price fluctuate...
by Cylon
Tue Feb 28, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: High quality USB 2.0 sound card (24 bit/192 kHz)
Replies: 23
Views: 21298

Re: High quality USB 2.0 sound card (24 bit/192 kHz)

<r>I would suggest looking and broaden your choice.<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://alsa-project.org/main/i.....atrix:Main">http://alsa-project.org/main/i.....atrix:Main</URL><br/> <br/> This site has a good start for usb compatabitility, ok its maybe not ideal, but i have been using usb and other audio...
by Cylon
Mon Feb 27, 2012 8:16 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: BBC Micro 30th Anniversary
Replies: 1
Views: 624

Re: BBC Micro 30th Anniversary

This is interesting... PI & BBC together would be great.
by Cylon
Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:53 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???
Replies: 20
Views: 4330

Re: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???

<t>Funny really been a bugger for posting as and when I need to I revist forums and post months/years after only to find people do actually come back.<br/> <br/> Some of the best forums I have been on recently have got threads years old. I own a Yamaha AN1x synth. Its unbelievably popular because ne...
by Cylon
Thu Feb 23, 2012 10:30 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Project Ultimate Pi: Who's got the fastest Pi? Overclocking & Benchmark Leaderboard
Replies: 27
Views: 7755

Re: Project Ultimate Pi: Who's got the fastest Pi? Overclocking & Benchmark Leaderboard

<t>Lynbarn said: <br/> <br/> <br/> JeremyF said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Lynbarn said: <br/> <br/> <br/> your warranty <br/> <br/> <br/> {this post has serious intent} Forgive me for interrupting, but I was unaware (for whatever reasons) that the Pi came with a warranty. Is this only mentioned as part of ...
by Cylon
Thu Feb 23, 2012 9:43 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???
Replies: 20
Views: 4330

Re: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???

<t>Maybe berate was a strong word I apologize ... but i think you understand.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Personally i love forums, and i apply myself to many not just IT but also Music, DJ and other forums, also Synth Forums and the like. Community is Key yes.<br/> <br/> We are all Jedi's, just some are...
by Cylon
Thu Feb 23, 2012 9:23 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???
Replies: 20
Views: 4330

Re: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???

<t>Im not saying separate the members, hell no, but I think there needs to be some levels, and I think people are being treated unfairly sometimes.<br/> <br/> I totally agree on your point about mix levels of ability being together, but I also think respecting the levels is key.<br/> <br/> Quote : "...
by Cylon
Thu Feb 23, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???
Replies: 20
Views: 4330

Re: Novice, Expert, Demi God Forums ???

<t>Hopefully no one will get offended by this, After all we should all be here to help each other come what may.<br/> <br/> I have for a few weeks now watched with interest the forums and countless opinions and such like based on the RASPI Project its goals and other such matters.<br/> <br/> In a he...

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