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by FinleysDad
Tue Jun 19, 2012 8:01 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Announcing: RPI_SERIAL: breaks out the serial busses of the GPIO
Replies: 15
Views: 8246

Re: Announcing: RPI_SERIAL: breaks out the serial busses of

Woohoo! I've got it working! I went through the tutorial again. This time with a little more patience. I think I went wrong on this command line: cp rpi-spi-binary-kernel-20120608/boot/* /media When I used this below everything seemed to work out right cp rpi-spi-binary-kernel-20120608/boot/* /media...
by FinleysDad
Tue Jun 19, 2012 1:53 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Announcing: RPI_SERIAL: breaks out the serial busses of the GPIO
Replies: 15
Views: 8246

Re: Announcing: RPI_SERIAL: breaks out the serial busses of

Hi, Thanks for the response... It has helped me a lot. I now have the SPI LCD hooked up tot he RasPi.: It lights up and displays a message: tiny_spi_lcd 1.5 A: 82. I thought I had followed the instruction to update the kernel. Also did the Rsync I have also compiled the c code into pi directory I've...
by FinleysDad
Mon Jun 18, 2012 12:36 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Announcing: RPI_SERIAL: breaks out the serial busses of the GPIO
Replies: 15
Views: 8246

Re: Announcing: RPI_SERIAL: breaks out the serial busses of

This looks great! I really like to be able to do this too but have to admit my level of knowledge is lacking....infact RasPi is my first venture into doing anything like this. I've got one of the LCD screens ordered. (Bit of a spur of the moment purchase) Is there any where I could get more informat...
by FinleysDad
Tue Jun 12, 2012 1:19 pm
Forum: Graphics programming
Topic: Simple interfaces without xwindows
Replies: 9
Views: 8101

Re: Simple interfaces without xwindows

Thank you very much. That looks like it will do exactly what I want.

Should be a nice little challenge to learn it too. thanks again for your help
by FinleysDad
Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:21 am
Forum: Graphics programming
Topic: Simple interfaces without xwindows
Replies: 9
Views: 8101

Simple interfaces without xwindows

Hi everyone... I'm playing around with coding and stuff. The project i am trying to use my Pi for doesn't need to boot all the way into LXDE really.. So I thought a simple interface like shown in the image would do me fine... In the old days of pascal with DOS this was easy can anyone suggestion wha...
by FinleysDad
Fri Jun 08, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Controlling LED-strip Arduino-like?
Replies: 3
Views: 1678

Re: Controlling LED-strip Arduino-like?

I'm pretty new to all this myself so no expect (at all) but quite interested in this one. I had a look at the article and one thing I notice is that it uses an analog pin on the arduino. As far as I am aware there aren't any analog pins on the RasPi If you want to see my simple set up for controling...
by FinleysDad
Fri Jun 08, 2012 11:16 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Timed Buzz Wire Project
Replies: 0
Views: 309

Timed Buzz Wire Project

Hi Everyone. I got my RasPi and have been thinking what to try with it.... My idea is to make a Delux buzzwire! i know its not too complicated but hopefully will teach me a bit of python and electronics Features I'm hoping to include are: Timing system Automatic counting of touches with a debounce f...

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