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by mindwave
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Camera board
Topic: Have you ever used cooler for pi Camera module?
Replies: 6
Views: 649

Re: Have you ever used cooler for pi Camera module?

GORDON77 I think you may have an answer that I've been seeking. Based on my looking at you project photo for 30-45 seconds and trying to guess what it is and how it works. It LOOKS like you have created amount, to attaché an RASPI and cooler on one side and an OPTICAL lens on the other. Also, by you...
by mindwave
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Creating a "special" RASPBI Image
Replies: 1
Views: 196

Creating a "special" RASPBI Image

Team, 1st time poster, long time Linux user. WAY back when Penguins first roamed the earth I was helping the Mandriva team with a project that was really gaining traction, then well, we all know what happened to them.....sigh. Anyway, this was back when "roll your own images" was first really gettin...
by mindwave
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Learning Raspberry Pi - Free today Mar 20, 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 6346

Re: Learning Raspberry Pi - Free today Mar 20, 2017

RATS

missed it byu THAT much

now its just a free book no Bayesian analysis ;) ;) through Python...... ;) ;)
by mindwave
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Graphics, sound and multimedia
Topic: using a pi as usb controller for a DAW
Replies: 3
Views: 696

Re: using a pi as usb controller for a DAW

what DAW are you using?
by mindwave
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: MAX NUMBER OF USB HD's
Replies: 2
Views: 318

Re: MAX NUMBER OF USB HD's

PS., In reference to the drives Im wanting to use with the RASPI one is formatted EXT4 (that's the 4TB one)

one is NTFS that's the 3TB one then I have a VFAT 1TB drive.

Thanks
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by mindwave
Thu Jan 11, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: MAX NUMBER OF USB HD's
Replies: 2
Views: 318

MAX NUMBER OF USB HD's

Team, Benn a sole Linux guy for 15 years. Only reason I even have a win10 pc in the house is my sons school requires he have access to what they have. However over the past few years I find myself running into an issue no matter what Im dealing with. 1) I have 1/2 dozen pi's in the 2 through the ran...
by mindwave
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Raspberry Pi as a home server
Replies: 17
Views: 3660

Re: Raspberry Pi as a home server

I'm not 100pct sure ::) utilized m any OSs don't like directories with spaces in the name.
Something I've started using is period I day like just e this

/mnt/sdb1/raspberry.pick.home.server

Th e n make the directory on the folder. raspberry.pick.home.server



J
by mindwave
Thu Dec 28, 2017 2:45 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: mounting USB 1TB drive
Replies: 7
Views: 1735

Re: mounting USB 1TB drive

right, got one as an ext4 drive, actually it akways was, I just forgot to check..... now again, much as I love 'nix samba has never come naturally to me, normally after a HREAT deal pf following this example or that, trying THIS amazing new tool set. pr that simplified script, I will poke it with a ...
by mindwave
Wed Dec 27, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: mounting USB 1TB drive
Replies: 7
Views: 1735

Re: mounting USB 1TB drive

OK, well once again the forum community has demoinstrated WHY I shouldnt work past 2200. SMM not only were you right on target, but after taking a break and going back after readiung everyones replies I checked a little detail that filled in a LOT of the details for me. well that AND plugging in ANO...
by mindwave
Wed Dec 27, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: mounting USB 1TB drive
Replies: 7
Views: 1735

mounting USB 1TB drive

OK, 1st off i have been using linux as my sole OS for about 10 years, I have several HUGE holes in my education the majority of which revolve around users rights and external hard drives. Im hoping you can help what SHOULD be a simple issue? Not trying to reinvent the RASPI based wheel so Im followi...
by mindwave
Sun Jun 26, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: RASB+ and noobs
Replies: 3
Views: 613

Re: RASB+ and noobs

Appreciate the ideas, but it is the full version of noobs and I hadnt thought about JUST the RASP image, thats a good thought, but I also have it on a wired connection. so, if I have time before I go I may try the image, although to be honest, after having spent 20 years in IS, the reason I went w/ ...
by mindwave
Sun Jun 26, 2016 4:14 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: RASB+ and noobs
Replies: 3
Views: 613

RASB+ and noobs

OK. I have a special project coming up that could utilize my original RASBPI B+ Simce ot had been so long since Id used it, and I had initially started to set it up as a media server, i figured a fresh istall would be the tyhing. Took out the SD card (not micro sd mind you, this is an 8GB full size)...
by mindwave
Tue Jun 21, 2016 8:13 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: UK: Linux / Raspberry mags fading from shelves?
Replies: 23
Views: 11105

Re: UK: Linux / Raspberry mags fading from shelves?

Old post I know, but being here in the US and a Guitar Player Linux/Raspi fan, I was spending between $60 and $150 a MONTH on Euro mags pertaining to those 3 subjects. Now that ZINIO is available here, I can buy the SAME quality MAGS, read them, keep them and STORE them and not take up an extra room...
by mindwave
Tue Jun 21, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: Reading and forwarding the IP address
Replies: 3
Views: 719

Reading and forwarding the IP address

Team, New to python, been programming in one form or fashion since the Vic20. Sysadmin for a major Healthcare concern. Helping my son build a robot, the HW is 90% where we want it, the SW is what were JUST starting on. 1st thing we need is a way to read the IP address of our RASPI3 and then "send it...
by mindwave
Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:32 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: B+ ONLY BOOTS KANOS
Replies: 4
Views: 825

Re: B+ ONLY BOOTS KANOS

nothing on the screen at all when trying to boot from anything but KANOS

also noobs doesnt work either

and yes fat32

ive tried from windows(my wifes laptop) and linux, no go
by mindwave
Fri Aug 29, 2014 10:22 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: B+ ONLY BOOTS KANOS
Replies: 4
Views: 825

B+ ONLY BOOTS KANOS

Ok, Im not exactly a beginner, but I feel like one so here goes. Have a B I'm using for a robot, setup w/ composite, everything works well. Bought a B+ to program and the ONLY thing that will boot is KANOS. Ive tried NOOBS,WHEEZY,PIDORA you name it. Ive tried 3 different micro sd cards, 1 i even put...
by mindwave
Sun Jul 29, 2012 5:15 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Raspbian with XBMC image download
Replies: 68
Views: 45897

Re: Raspbian with XBMC image download

hey guys, Ive been full time linux for 5 years, but I will admit, I have NEVER gotten XBMC to work the way I wanted it to, so i was really excited to see this. burned my card last night everything booted GREAT! loaded XBMC, got the splash screen, then a long pause and everything went green ( BRIGHT ...
by mindwave
Sat Jul 28, 2012 7:47 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: I made a Raspberry PI Laptop
Replies: 840
Views: 353102

Re: I made a Raspberry PI Laptop

i havent followed all the links yet but this looks amazing for the us folks i did find this: http://www.amazon.com/Motorola-Entertainment-Center-Webtop-Packaging/dp/B004OVEJ8K/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1343459220&sr=1-3&keywords=Motorola+Atrix+%22lapdock%22 which doesnt appear to be exact...
by mindwave
Sat Jul 28, 2012 3:01 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: US PS Idea
Replies: 1
Views: 503

US PS Idea

I'm one of those guys in the USA who cant remember anything from his 9th grade electronics class (I mean its ONLY been 30 years....) and so was looking for a PSU that would work. My PI came the other day and Ive been looking all over, HATING to spend # considering all the PSU's I have laying around....
by mindwave
Tue Jun 26, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: US power supply question
Replies: 4
Views: 2091

Re: US power supply question

cool, umm I hate to sound stupid the only UPS I know is united parcel service?
by mindwave
Tue Jun 26, 2012 12:30 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: US power supply question
Replies: 4
Views: 2091

Re: US power supply question

Thank for the nook FAQ I know that BNN is just tryinmg to sell a $30 PSU thats why I ignore them, for example my Kodak sportcam charger works GREAT when I need to carry both and only want to carry one charger. so looks like a wait and see! anyone know of a verified seller that does sell one for US c...
by mindwave
Mon Jun 25, 2012 7:19 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: US power supply question
Replies: 4
Views: 2091

US power supply question

From the "Getting started page" it says that any PS rated at 700MA and above at 5V will work, thats great because thats actually pretty common here (both vendors recommended by RPI.org only seem to have UK/EURO PS's?) Anyway, to anyone who may own a NOOK COLOR as well, can you tell me if this is the...

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