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by vinceAPPLE
Sun Feb 19, 2012 2:37 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: XBMC media player
Replies: 10
Views: 4011

Re: XBMC media player

Yes

i mean it's just me being me....looking for a great deal

i love the Pi anyhow...and will be getting one....(if lucky)

i was looking at the vulcano also...which seams real robust

and capable device $99

Vince.
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Feb 19, 2012 2:26 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: XBMC media player
Replies: 10
Views: 4011

Re: XBMC media player

hello drge

oh right...i never even thought of that....

so maybe my desires are somewhat non real...?

thanks for that

Vince.
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Feb 19, 2012 2:22 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: XBMC media player
Replies: 10
Views: 4011

Re: XBMC media player

<t>Hello<br/> <br/> yes...after reading their webpage it seems to say that the XBMC player *does* stream movies from the web....<br/> <br/> ......so it just a question as to whether or not the Pi XBMC Linux distro version will incorporate that feature also...?<br/> <br/> uh...as for XMBC progress......
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Feb 19, 2012 1:16 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: XBMC media player
Replies: 10
Views: 4011

Re: XBMC media player

<t>Hello<br/> <br/> probably already asked in this forum...but<br/> <br/> does the XBMC Pi distro have the ability to play steaming web movies<br/> <br/> vie the Pi's network connection?<br/> <br/> i'd assume it does. (Reason i ask is because after looking on the web<br/> <br/> it seems that any oth...
by vinceAPPLE
Sat Jan 21, 2012 11:56 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Rasberry Pi (near launch date now...)
Replies: 11
Views: 4315

Re: Rasberry Pi (near launch date now...)

<t>Hello Forum members<br/> <br/> i see that Rasberry Pi computer is due to lanuch very soon. I hope to purchase<br/> <br/> one for specific tasks.<br/> <br/> I am sorry but i don't understand how this forum works so could anybody<br/> <br/> direct replies to my email  [PM me for address]<br/> <br/>...
by vinceAPPLE
Tue Nov 22, 2011 4:47 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: streaming video off the internet
Replies: 7
Views: 2415

Re: streaming video off the internet

<t>Sorry<br/> <br/> i searched the forum and kind of found some info about my question<br/> <br/> Does the RP play streaming video? Any type of stream that is typical<br/> on the internet, not just youtube and the like. Other files like typical .avi<br/> or mp4 files.<br/> <br/> i know RP plays at h...
by vinceAPPLE
Sat Nov 19, 2011 3:15 am
Forum: Arch
Topic: ArchlinuxARM on Raspberry Pi
Replies: 145
Views: 67147

Re: ArchlinuxARM on Raspberry Pi

wow...there is a full distro here for the Rasberry Pi...ready to go. Seems perfect for the Pi.

Is that correct?

could i install things like Audacity on this from a Repo?.....or does every tool need to be compiled first?

thanks

Vince.
by vinceAPPLE
Thu Nov 17, 2011 3:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Is Pi able to play streaming video ?
Replies: 32
Views: 16343

Re: Is Pi able to play streaming video ?

you may be right Abishur.....the Rasberry *can* deal with flash video....but only by using software processing of Flash video content..which is very slow. The Rasberry deals with other forms of flash graphics in a normal manner...it seems.
by vinceAPPLE
Tue Nov 15, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Is Pi able to play streaming video ?
Replies: 32
Views: 16343

Re: Is Pi able to play streaming video ?

<t>Hello<br/> <br/> i am interested in this subject. According to what i read, the Rasberry Pi will be able to deal with a typical Flash web page. However, the PI won't be able to deal with any "Flash Video" content that is in a web page.<br/> <br/> Many flash web pages don't contain "Flash video" b...
by vinceAPPLE
Thu Nov 03, 2011 3:55 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: pricing of the Raspberry Pi computer?
Replies: 4
Views: 1187

Re: pricing of the Raspberry Pi computer?

<r>Hello forum and RP team,<br/> <br/> what is the meaning of this comment below?<br/> <br/> <U><s>[u]</s><B><s>[b]</s>Edited to add: You may have seen on our forums that we’re mulling the possibility of limiting sales to those who are prepared to donate the cost of a Raspberry Pi to the foundation ...
by vinceAPPLE
Tue Sep 27, 2011 1:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Ruby and other logo programming tools....and other 3D tools
Replies: 5
Views: 1468

Re: Ruby and other logo programming tools....and other 3D tools

<t>Hello<br/> <br/> So interesting seeing organizations putting \"kids ruby\" onto Rasberry Pi.<br/> <br/> It\'s just where i could see the RP computer being put to great use. Teaching<br/> maybe logo programming with \"imagine logo\" tool. Or then moving into<br/> maybe ALICE 3D 3.0 which is a bril...
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 28, 2011 8:24 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

<r>Hello<br/> <br/> eban and team<br/> <br/> This is a web link to the other Linux distros for Arm chip as mentioned in this post here.<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://thepiratebay.org/torrent/6019823/7__Mini_Netbook_WM8505"><LINK_TEXT text="https://thepiratebay.org/torrent/601982 ... ook_WM8505">https...
by vinceAPPLE
Tue Aug 16, 2011 3:21 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: microphone input?....on rasberry pi
Replies: 15
Views: 9582

Re: microphone input?....on rasberry pi

hello

like this one?

http://cgi.ebay.com/Mini-USB-2.....4cee42b2db

i see what you mean.

V.
by vinceAPPLE
Tue Aug 16, 2011 3:06 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: microphone input?....on rasberry pi
Replies: 15
Views: 9582

Re: microphone input?....on rasberry pi

<r>Hello,<br/> <br/> i did not notice any microphone input on the Rasberry Pi.?<br/> <br/> is this a design target or an oversight?<br/> <br/> Luckily for me, i already know how to get a micrphone input<br/> by using a cheap 50 pence USB soundcard. But not many people<br/> will know this.<br/> <br/>...
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 07, 2011 8:30 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

quikview

http://tinyurl.com/3mj26dk

[Edited by Michael to use url shortener]
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 07, 2011 8:28 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

http://tinyurl.com/3lep7uh

[edited by Michael to use url shortener]
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 07, 2011 4:23 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

http://blog.chinaunix.net/spac.....id=2367230

here are the instructions on how to install that Debian Linux to microSD card (etc)
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 07, 2011 4:20 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

vwhyman@yahoo.co.uk (my email address)
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 07, 2011 4:20 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

<r>sorry<br/> <br/> this is the .iso Linux Operating System file (Debian Linux) for Arm926E-JS cpu inside SoC chips (vt8500,wm8050,wm8650 chips..... by Via and Wondermedia company's)<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.daupara.de/wm8505_l.....xtpart.tgz">http://www.daupara.de/wm8505_l.....xtpart.tgz</UR...
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Aug 07, 2011 4:08 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

<r>Hello<br/> <br/> I see your Pi computer device is perhaps using an Arm 11 cpu chip.<br/> ARM1176JZFS<br/> <br/> I am not sure how your chip is integrated. Perhaps it is part of<br/> a SoC. Is it a mobile SoC?...popular in mobile cell phones and devices?<br/> <br/> This is the cpu ARM926EJ-S that ...
by vinceAPPLE
Sun Jul 31, 2011 1:25 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ideas
Replies: 15
Views: 4995

Re: ideas

<t>Hi<br/> <br/> i was wondering about "cables" for the RP but then realized that most<br/> people with TV's already have several "hdmi" cables lying around.<br/> <br/> With the hdmi cable carrying sound then it should be ok for the RP.<br/> <br/> I was wondering what is the exact model number of th...

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