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by bud-pnq
Thu Nov 08, 2012 2:27 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Is anyone actually trying to use Raspbian for desktop use?
Replies: 48
Views: 14498

Re: Is anyone actually trying to use Raspbian for desktop us

Well until September raspbian image came out and 512mb ram upgrade it was not usable as desktop. Logging into gmail took two minutes with midori. But as a headless server it was sweet stuff already. Now its fine for desktop. Cheers guys, this device's os is still in development and its going to get ...
by bud-pnq
Thu Nov 08, 2012 2:11 am
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

Yes , i think the problem is that Android can not get any features enabled via "packages". You will have to recompile the whole image for something so deeply rooted like HW acceleration. Quite in contrary to Linux distros. Android runs only on top of Linux , but is quite a different beast compared ...
by bud-pnq
Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

The point is that Broadcom never showed such a thing ... they showed us a working fast Android image in action :D Not a driver or a user-friendly setup program. ghans Yeah yeah I know but did they not include this driver package in their showcase? Broadcom just make an image without a package of dr...
by bud-pnq
Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:51 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

The point is that Broadcom never showed such a thing ... they showed us a working fast Android image in action :D Not a driver or a user-friendly setup program. ghans Yeah yeah I know but did they not include this driver package in their showcase? Broadcom just make an image without a package of dr...
by bud-pnq
Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:07 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

The point is that those libraries 1) expose the exact messages passed to the GPU , and can be used for bare-metal 2) can be compiled against bionic instead glibc , whic is important for Android @bud-pnq Nobody calls that a driver . That what you want is a Operating System Image. That is something d...
by bud-pnq
Mon Nov 05, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

I got what you're saying :)

It was, "I hope you're not angry, man", not "youre an angry man" got what I tried to say? haha :D

Anyway raspberry pi is so delicious. My brain loves taste of learning with it. Thank you raspberry pi foundation!!
by bud-pnq
Mon Nov 05, 2012 5:00 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

Well I was just referring to android driver broadcomm showcased on august. I've been waiting eagerly since then. I'm not saying lego block pieces we need to get anything we want didnt come out, all im saying is finished working android driver with official android sdcard image didn't come out. Full ...
by bud-pnq
Mon Nov 05, 2012 4:46 am
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

'meh' haha that's funny :) hope the real deal driver gets released pretty soon. What do you mean 'real' driver? We have released the entire Arm side driver collection. This should enable other OS to take advantage of the GPU acceleration, including Android. Sorry didn't mean to offend anybody, I'm ...
by bud-pnq
Mon Nov 05, 2012 4:34 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: dd takes so long...
Replies: 31
Views: 64492

Re: dd takes so long...

My sandisk ultra class 4 16gb SD card took only about 30 minutes or so on my pretty old macbook. Writing 2 gb image to the SD card took 10min and backing 16gb image took 30-40 min. Your Macbook should be fine and SD card should be fine. Probably your card reader. Dynex reader butchered my microsd us...
by bud-pnq
Sun Nov 04, 2012 4:19 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: dd takes so long...
Replies: 31
Views: 64492

Re: dd takes so long...

SD card manufacturer and model name would be helpful to help you :) help us help you :P
by bud-pnq
Sun Nov 04, 2012 4:15 am
Forum: Android
Topic: opensource videodriver
Replies: 27
Views: 8601

Re: opensource videodriver

'meh' haha that's funny :) hope the real deal driver gets released pretty soon.
by bud-pnq
Sun Nov 04, 2012 4:11 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Wireless Keyboard and Mouse
Replies: 20
Views: 146104

Re: Wireless Keyboard and Mouse

I have Logitech wireless wave KB mouse combo and it works great. But when connected with WiFi dongle it just doesn't work, even with powered usb hub. Tried two different manufacturer hubs but both with same struggles. One wireless chip at a time has been the only success with me, Bluetooth, WiFi, Lo...
by bud-pnq
Sun Nov 04, 2012 3:59 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Linux From Scratch on the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 20
Views: 11972

Re: Linux From Scratch on the Raspberry Pi

Great!!
by bud-pnq
Sun Nov 04, 2012 3:33 am
Forum: Pidora / Fedora
Topic: Raspberry Pi Fedora Remix 17 Final Release Image
Replies: 14
Views: 10689

Re: Raspberry Pi Fedora Remix 17 Final Release Image

Finally finished fedora remix! Hooray!! Let's hope we don't have big bugs in it :)
by bud-pnq
Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Overclocking
Replies: 1125
Views: 614060

Re: Overclocking

What SD cards are you guys using, if using them at all? I tried 3 sd cards with different overclock stability results on raspbian wheezy official 2012-7-15 no updates, upgrades performed. I don't know if drives are factor on overclocks but these are some rough tinkering with observations. All of th...
by bud-pnq
Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:16 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Configurator....
Replies: 21
Views: 6223

Re: Configurator....

Neat :)
by bud-pnq
Thu Aug 09, 2012 6:12 am
Forum: Pidora / Fedora
Topic: Raspberry Pi Fedora F17 Remix – Test image 4
Replies: 10
Views: 5806

Re: Raspberry Pi Fedora F17 Remix – Test image 4

Hello I have just started with my Pi and while browsing distro's I noticed this one, fedora remix. There is an installer with a link on the site. What is not clear to a new user like myself is this. Is this installer run natively on the PI or is the operation done on a desktop PC like my raspbian i...
by bud-pnq
Sun Aug 05, 2012 6:26 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: Overclocking
Replies: 1125
Views: 614060

Re: Overclocking

What SD cards are you guys using, if using them at all? I tried 3 sd cards with different overclock stability results on raspbian wheezy official 2012-7-15 no updates, upgrades performed. I don't know if drives are factor on overclocks but these are some rough tinkering with observations. All of the...
by bud-pnq
Sun Aug 05, 2012 4:26 am
Forum: Android
Topic: Porting Android
Replies: 264
Views: 207636

Re: Porting Android

Its not out. Also the gingerbread image is prety fast once your fast lockscreen.[/quote] Yeah tried gingerbread also, but fast after what? first lockscreen? well I rebooted about two three times afterwards but it wasn't usable. Sandisk class 10 ultra, rpi not overclocked, is that why it was so slow?...
by bud-pnq
Sat Aug 04, 2012 11:34 pm
Forum: Pidora / Fedora
Topic: I need help !
Replies: 4
Views: 1721

Re: I need help !

1) If fedora they automatically start
with the recently released test image on this forum lists. Not gnome but xfce though, but it's gui. qtonpi i don't know.

2) I saw raspbian image with gnome fork called MATE you can try that if you want quick gnome.

3) I don't know
by bud-pnq
Sat Aug 04, 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Pidora / Fedora
Topic: Raspberry Pi Fedora F17 Remix – Test image 4
Replies: 10
Views: 5806

Re: Raspberry Pi Fedora F17 Remix – Test image 4

Great, thanks!
by bud-pnq
Sat Aug 04, 2012 11:17 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: Porting Android
Replies: 264
Views: 207636

Re: Porting Android

I appreciate your help and thanks for the link but I tried that already, and it was slower than squeeze. I wanted to load unfinished broadcom image they demonstrated on the Android 4.0 video. Its not out. Also the gingerbread image is prety fast once your fast lockscreen. Yeah tried gingerbread als...
by bud-pnq
Sat Aug 04, 2012 11:02 pm
Forum: Android
Topic: Porting Android
Replies: 264
Views: 207636

Re: Porting Android

I appreciate your help and thanks for the link but I tried that already, and it was slower than squeeze. I wanted to load unfinished broadcom image they demonstrated on the Android 4.0 video.
by bud-pnq
Sat Aug 04, 2012 4:09 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Linux From Scratch on the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 20
Views: 11972

Re: Linux From Scratch on the Raspberry Pi

This is exactly what I needed thank you. I'm waiting for easier tutorials on your website.
by bud-pnq
Sat Aug 04, 2012 3:53 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Omxplayer for Raspbian
Replies: 7
Views: 6909

Re: Omxplayer for Raspbian

Thanks I can finally watch my videos all the way.

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