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by cheeseisboss
Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: battery powered pi with external on/off switch
Replies: 2
Views: 197

Re: battery powered pi with external on/off switch

The solution that i think i am going with is a Witty Pi 3 Mini and a power bank via usb - quite easy to solder a button to this. https://thepihut.com/products/witty-pi-3-mini-rtc-power-management-for-raspberry-pi-zero I have a question about this though - Witty Pi 3 Mini does not have a LDO voltage ...
by cheeseisboss
Sat Oct 24, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: battery powered pi with external on/off switch
Replies: 2
Views: 197

battery powered pi with external on/off switch

I am looking for a solution to get my pi running on battery, with an external toggle or button that turns the pi off so that the pi is using 0 battery until turned on again. The Pijuice HAT has a switch that does this - is it possible to install a external switch that does the same thing? Any sugges...
by cheeseisboss
Tue Oct 06, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: sending message from android to python on pi via socket
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Re: sending message from android to python on pi via socket

hippy wrote:
Tue Oct 06, 2020 10:08 am
That's not a local IP address ( 192.168.* / 10.* / 172.* / 169.254.* ) so perhaps "raspberrypi" on the phone is resolving to something different than it does on the LAN ?
Ah I see, I just changed "rasberrypi" to the machines IP and that worked as expected. Thanks!
by cheeseisboss
Tue Oct 06, 2020 12:44 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: sending message from android to python on pi via socket
Replies: 2
Views: 140

sending message from android to python on pi via socket

Hi, i am trying to send a message from my android device to my raspberry pi running python. Both devices are connected to the same wifi network, data is enabled for the android app. this is the server code on the pi: import socket listensocket = socket.socket() Port = 8000 maxConnections = 999 IP = ...
by cheeseisboss
Sat Oct 03, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: installing mingw32 kit for QTCreator on Raspberry Pi OS
Replies: 2
Views: 111

installing mingw32 kit for QTCreator on Raspberry Pi OS

Hi, I am trying to install the mingw32 kit for compiling QT code in QTCreator. the only source i can find for anyone doing this on a linux system is this: https://uncannier.com/cross-compile-qt-mingw-windows-applications-on-a-linux-host/?fbclid=IwAR2dQdguqtDVcinbNDUh_HGDbRCgp5Eu5TZ4CSVfA74Z4lnfEWWk_...

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