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by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Windows on Pi?
Replies: 154
Views: 32499

Re: Windows on Pi?

agreed..muchly so..apart from the wanting windows bit, no reason for that "This thread is about asking for Windows on the Pi and I wish that. The current Pi will never run it but, future ones might. I hope that the Foundation will be able to port a version of Windows RT to a future Pi. " Windows RT ...
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:54 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Windows on Pi?
Replies: 154
Views: 32499

Re: Windows on Pi?

android past version 2.3 doesnt really support the arm6 processor, and especially the chrome javascript engine doesnt, there is a thread on here where some really clever chaps are trying to get it working but i imagine it is hard graft. Maybe the next raspberry pi with an updated cpu will have more ...
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:49 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Outputting 1280x720 on 1920x1080 monitor
Replies: 1
Views: 484

Re: Outputting 1280x720 on 1920x1080 monitor

without knowing what the monitor is this is an open question really...

"i went to the shop and bought a chocolate the other day can you tell me what it was please?"
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:48 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Can not apt-get update
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Re: Can not apt-get update

looks to me like http://archive.qmh-project.org/rpi-whee ... elease.gpg is currently unavailable for one reason or another, in fact the whole domain looks to be down http://archive.qmh-project.org/
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:46 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Start using RP without connecting monitor and keyboard to it
Replies: 7
Views: 1372

Re: Start using RP without connecting monitor and keyboard t

you will have to know its local ip address, which might be difficult to find without a keyboard or monitor
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:31 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Windows on Pi?
Replies: 154
Views: 32499

Re: Windows on Pi?

heh, windows on an arm 6...unless you put the effort into porting win ce5 or 6 this is never gonna happen and even if you do it will be woeful.

lets just leave it at that please
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: Writing variable to html
Replies: 4
Views: 861

Re: Writing variable to html

probably need some delimiters in there so:

<'\'' +str( x )+'\''>
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Can not apt-get update
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Re: Can not apt-get update

make sure your rPi is connected to the internet please
by johnnyvibrant
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: Bare metal, Assembly language
Topic: SD-Cards Smaller than 2GB do work.
Replies: 10
Views: 9115

Re: SD-Cards Smaller than 2GB do work.

indeed..i actually would like to know where i could purchase a 32mb sdcard as i haven't seen one available for years No one needs to buy SD cards less than 2 GB in size - they can be had for zero, zip, zilch, nada just for the asking from pretty much anyone who has ever owned a digital camera that u...
by johnnyvibrant
Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:51 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: totally lost with FTP access from outside my local network
Replies: 9
Views: 2971

Re: totally lost with FTP access from outside my local netwo

make sure the folders are accessible by the same user that you give access to from ftp or http...its a stupid response as im sure you have checked but its worth a try
by johnnyvibrant
Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:48 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Calibre
Replies: 10
Views: 5722

Re: Calibre

Please post some more details about your setup, you could have some issues with your directory locations and where they are and where calibre thinks they are...also are you running calibre server from the same account as your directories are in?
by johnnyvibrant
Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: 29mb RAM fully functional web server setup!
Replies: 23
Views: 11423

Re: 29mb RAM fully functional web server setup!

In my experience whilst nginix is great for speed if at some point you want to put your site on a cheap host the knowledge gained from using apache is invaluable. Also from my tests, even when using apache the cpu and memory usage of php isnt that bad..its mysql that chokes more then often...but the...
by johnnyvibrant
Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:43 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Cubieboard vs RaspberryPi B
Replies: 73
Views: 55348

Re: Cubieboard vs RaspberryPi B

I've purchased a lot of android tablets from china, pogoplugs and other such hardware...and i can say from personal experience the success of each (or lack of) has been 100% about the community supporting it. This is why the raspberry pi is currently doing very well this and other community support ...
by johnnyvibrant
Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:20 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: something everyone wants...
Replies: 5
Views: 1827

Re: something everyone wants...

i concur...why would anyone want this? Kernels below 2.6 really are not that great for arm hardware and if you want ubuntu without unity then just use xfce
by johnnyvibrant
Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Tmpfs full cannot load Debian
Replies: 11
Views: 2227

Re: Tmpfs full cannot load Debian

it sounds like your sdcard is full, try a bigger one
by johnnyvibrant
Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Netflix for Raspberry Pi
Replies: 12
Views: 22229

Re: Netflix for Raspberry Pi

im unsure as to if the pi cannot actually handle netflix, its probably just that that the streaming mechanism is closed source and cannot actually be easily broken so to work on the pi...pretty much the same for xbmc and since no-one really wants to go about illegally cracking this stuff it might no...
by johnnyvibrant
Sun Nov 18, 2012 9:22 pm
Forum: Arch
Topic: How do i install AUR packages like compat-wireless-patched?
Replies: 3
Views: 2277

Re: How do i install AUR packages like compat-wireless-patch

loads of packages are only available in the aur...im not gonna go into how to sort that out because: http://archlinuxarm.org/developers/building-packages does a pretty damn better job then i can at that, but when you have sorted that out simply try a google search for "aur compat-wireless-patched" t...
by johnnyvibrant
Sun Nov 18, 2012 6:19 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: XBMC + Desktop, Spotify & Internet Browser
Replies: 70
Views: 134509

Re: XBMC + Desktop, Spotify & Internet Browser

isnt despotify just terminal based? or do you use some sort of web or gui interface?
by johnnyvibrant
Mon Oct 15, 2012 4:31 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What's better for XBMC, Wheezy/raspbmc/openelec?
Replies: 35
Views: 24217

Re: What's better for XBMC, Wheezy/raspbmc/openelec?

Ive tried all three, and although all three play movies pretty much fine, xbian currently has the lead on gui responsiveness. I'm not willing to get into any flame war this is just my personal experience.

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