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by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: i would like the pi to act like a pager.

I dont wish to connect the minitor v to the pi but rather have the pi act as if it were a minitor v itself.
think of a scanner base unit but in a vehicle. that is kind of what I wish to do take the minitor v software and implement it into the pi.
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: i would like the pi to act like a pager.

not messing around the patturns arent the issue at tis moment but you asked what patturns so i gave some ideas as i can write the code to do one patturn and turn off
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: i would like the pi to act like a pager.

I would like for them to flash in as many different ways. 1 fade 2 fast 3 slow 4 all together 5 pick a start point and rotate around said vehicle as if to walk around the vehicle 6 all together 7 front and back 8 sides 9 slow speeding up then slowing back down in between color/channel 10 back flash ...
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 8:27 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: i would like the pi to act like a pager.

i am not above adding i2c and other hardware after all is done and said it will be placed in a weather proof box and hidden tho smaller is better
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: i would like the pi to act like a pager.

venom, THANK YOU for not taking me back to grammer school like those others. Wait a minute. You came here with an idea, perhaps a good idea, and the request "lets build it together". So far so good. But... If you cannot express exactly what the system should do there is no hope of getting a solutio...
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 3:13 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: i would like the pi to act like a pager.

the pager is a minitor v a video is on youtube on it and how it works. lights i would have as many as i can get away with that being said some will be tied in to some other lights for example front and back gpio 17 red front and back gpio 20 white. so on and so forth. THANK YOU for not taking me bac...
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 3:55 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: lets build it together

bobstro wrote:it sounds great but i can't understand what you want to do so good luck with it
take a look again and see if it makes sense to you now
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 2:42 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

Re: lets build it together

if you need more detailed info let me know
by venom
Sun May 24, 2015 2:27 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: i would like the pi to act like a pager.
Replies: 20
Views: 3134

i would like the pi to act like a pager.

so heres my idea and im a noob at this pi thing but i believe in just diving in and doing so here goes i am a vol. firefighter........... i would like the pi to act like a pager. a fire pager is much like a scanner but can be on open to hear all traffic or just one tone. the tone of the station you ...
by venom
Fri May 22, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: Beginner needs help with light control
Replies: 7
Views: 2276

Re: Beginner needs help with light control

yes there is by routing the wall switch into the pi's gpio as input then have the relay as output on gpio and with the code writen as while gpio input is true make gpio output true while gpio input is fals make gpio output false else wait comand from the pi itself
by venom
Fri May 22, 2015 10:40 pm
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: Beginner needs help with light control
Replies: 7
Views: 2276

Re: Beginner needs help with light control

im a beginner as well and seeking assistance with some of my projects as well..... with that said invision this im not going to write it in code but in thaught pin 1 = gpio 17 relay 2 = gpio 20.......place a while statement in your code stating while pin 1 is on turn on relay 2 then while pin 1 is o...
by venom
Tue May 19, 2015 12:06 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: new to pi need help with my idea
Replies: 2
Views: 387

Re: new to pi need help with my idea

yea i learn hands on rather out of a book and a personalized teacher its just the way i tick if you get what i mean any help is greatly appreciated and would like help introducing me to the pi and this project i have many other projects in mind but wanna tackle them one by one till i get the hang of...
by venom
Sun May 17, 2015 9:13 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: new to pi need help with my idea
Replies: 2
Views: 387

new to pi need help with my idea

so im new to the pi as well as python can do some simple code not that hello world stuff. my idea: once configuration is complete no need to remote in or connect a head it automatically pulls the code has it at stand by awaiting a comand. i would like to have two buttons one as power on/off as to st...

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