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by wilsonb
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: RTC DS3231 setup on stretch
Replies: 17
Views: 7037

Re: RTC DS3231 setup on stretch

Hi,

Using a Pimironi Pixel 4" LCD w/ RPI 3 B+
Was wondering if it was possible at boot up to first enable the pins for ds3231 and read time. Then disable and use pins for LCD instead after clock was set.

dtoverlay=i2c-rtc,ds3231
by wilsonb
Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Multiple Frame buffer beta testers wanted
Replies: 362
Views: 39615

Re: Multiple Frame buffer beta testers wanted

Hi jamesh, did any of the multiple framebuffer code made it into latest Raspbian release (2018-10-09)? If not, can you prepare files to test with latest version? OK, have the images built, and put them here https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Q5TQ1FEJtE0NgrUvr1cCXe4UMavmTh7H I think they work OK, hav...
by wilsonb
Fri Dec 22, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: [Solved] Using the pi as a photo frame with xscreensaver
Replies: 2
Views: 751

Re: [Solved] Using the pi as a photo frame with xscreensaver

Hi,
This is exactly what I want to do...

However, I need to turn off screen blanking and want the screen saver to come on asap. Right now I have it set to 1min.
Anyone?

What did you end up doing?
by wilsonb
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Pidora / Fedora
Topic: I can't configure my WiFi
Replies: 6
Views: 15428

Re: I can't configure my WiFi

Yes , I also like nmuti.. I had it installed a year ago and can't figure how to install it again.

Only thing I can find is Red Hat related.. Blaaa
can yum install it but don't know the repository to enable..

Anyone?
by wilsonb
Tue Jun 16, 2015 11:24 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Performance of TFT Display 320 x 480 using emulators
Replies: 15
Views: 10085

Re: Performance of TFT Display 320 x 480 using emulators

So, how about instructions for the 3.5? Im stuck on editing the /opt/retropie/supplementary/runcommand/runcommand.sh
by wilsonb
Thu Jan 08, 2015 11:25 am
Forum: Camera board
Topic: Preview to fb1 ?
Replies: 42
Views: 31337

Re: Preview to fb1 ?

Thanks for the reply.. Im running Kali on the Pi , do you know what source I need to add? sudo apt-get install libraspberrypi-dev sudo: /etc/sudoers.d/fruitywifi is world writable Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package lib...
by wilsonb
Thu Jan 08, 2015 11:18 am
Forum: HATs and other add-ons
Topic: Using Multiple displays for terminal
Replies: 5
Views: 6644

Re: Using Multiple displays for terminal

Sorry, do you know the name of the package to install ?

# con2fbmap 1 1
-bash: con2fbmap: command not found

# apt-get install con2fbmap
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package con2fbmap
by wilsonb
Thu Jan 08, 2015 3:59 am
Forum: Camera board
Topic: Preview to fb1 ?
Replies: 42
Views: 31337

Re: Preview to fb1 ?

Im trying to mirror on lcd and hdmi out

When following the above instructions to compile I get;
/rpi-fbcp/main.c:8:22: fatal error: bcm_host.h: No such file or directory
compilation terminated.
by wilsonb
Thu Jan 08, 2015 1:58 am
Forum: HATs and other add-ons
Topic: Using Multiple displays for terminal
Replies: 5
Views: 6644

Re: Using Multiple displays for terminal

Meybe replace xwindows with (whatever the "start" terminal command is ) FRAMEBUFFER=/dev/fd0 startx <---------------this works, but starts XWindows FRAMEBUFFER=/dev/fd1 ttY <---------????????? trying to start terminal FYI: It's /dev/fb<number> To switch a console /terminal to another framebuffer yo...
by wilsonb
Wed Jan 07, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: HATs and other add-ons
Topic: Using Multiple displays for terminal
Replies: 5
Views: 6644

Using Multiple displays for terminal

Raspberry B+ and PiTFT LCD Well, I am almost there.. What I need is a terminal not x windows (to bloated). I want to be able to at least switch between displays with a terminal (if not Mirror the LCD) Meybe replace xwindows with (whatever the "start" terminal command is ) FRAMEBUFFER=/dev/fd0 startx...
by wilsonb
Sat Oct 18, 2014 5:46 am
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: FruityWifi (wireless network auditing tool)
Replies: 12
Views: 18978

Re: FruityWifi (wireless network auditing tool)

Howdy... Would love to get FruityWifi installed and working. Running latest Kali on Raspberry and trying to get FruityWifi 2.0 installed and working. It seems it installs but has problems when it gets to the webserver part and starting services. When done , can not go to webserver in browser because...
by wilsonb
Thu Sep 11, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: kali: startx goes to blank screen
Replies: 4
Views: 6500

PLEASE HELP Re: kali: startx goes to blank screen

Heya, I have the same prob with Kali 1.0.9 on Raspberry. :oops: Did a apt-get upgrade and when rebooted, just cursor and blank screen. Strange thing is , I can VNC to the Raspberry and that session comes up correctly. I have seen this a long time ago on a different distro / system and solved it , fo...

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