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by InsecureSpike
Sat Mar 05, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Ghost Blog help & guidance (still need help pls)
Replies: 2
Views: 526

Re: Ghost Blog help & guidance (still need help pls)

ok, so somehow i got it all compiled early this morning, shut the pi down took it out to clone it, and when i've plugged it back in, neither would start with npm start --production but they would both start with npm start , i tried replacing the config.js with unaltered ones but still the same, i al...
by InsecureSpike
Fri Mar 04, 2016 11:58 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Ghost Blog help & guidance (still need help pls)
Replies: 2
Views: 526

Re: Ghost Blog help & guidance needed

never mind, i've figured it out!

had to piece together 3-4 different guides
by InsecureSpike
Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Ghost Blog help & guidance (still need help pls)
Replies: 2
Views: 526

Ghost Blog help & guidance (still need help pls)

hi, i've tried so many guides, from across the internet the past few days, but i've yet to find a good working one, most return errors. then i get stuck, i've tried to figure things out on my own, but i'm not getting too far. please could someone give me some guidance, please. my set up for this pro...
by InsecureSpike
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:35 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Pi 3 wifi
Replies: 30
Views: 5728

Re: Pi 3 wifi

this is what i've done (thanks, buzz & crazyspence) sudo nano /etc/rc.local then add this iwconfig wlan0 power off so it looks like this, #!/bin/sh -e # # rc.local # # This script is executed at the end of each multiuser runlevel. # Make sure that the script will "exit 0" on success or any other # v...
by InsecureSpike
Thu Mar 03, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: STICKY: WiFi Dongle Issues ? Start here !
Replies: 581
Views: 664839

Re: WiFi Issues ? Start here !

Zagum wrote: So I then also disabled the power managing on the wlan0 with 'sudo iwconfig wlan0 power off' and the pings normalised to what I'd expect with other devices,

So turning off power management certainly looks like a good idea to me !
this worked for me!

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sudo iwconfig wlan0 power off
thank you!
by InsecureSpike
Thu Mar 03, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: STICKY: WiFi Dongle Issues ? Start here !
Replies: 581
Views: 664839

Re: WiFi Issues ? Start here !

i'm having problems trying getting a stable wifi connection with a static address, while running RetroPie. i've changed my router to channel 6, (it was on auto), done all the updates & upgrades fellow members have posted, but it lasts between 30 seconds to 2 minutes, should i forget about trying to ...
by InsecureSpike
Sat Dec 26, 2015 4:00 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: STICKY: Emulation on the RPi: Updated 29/06/2017
Replies: 148
Views: 422536

Re: Emulation on the Raspberry Pi&Pi2 (Updated 03/12/2015)

well basically I'd never heard of it before until I started making themes for retropie, I started making extra themed systems incase the emulators become available, then because it's not available via retropie yet I started obsessing over it, after I got simcoupi (sam coupé, which I always wanted) r...
by InsecureSpike
Sat Dec 26, 2015 5:53 am
Forum: Gaming
Topic: STICKY: Emulation on the RPi: Updated 29/06/2017
Replies: 148
Views: 422536

Re: Emulation on the Raspberry Pi&Pi2 (Updated 03/12/2015)

InsecureSpike This Thread is really for reference purposes only, it would be advisable to open a new one. If I recall correctly Carles Oriol’s Raspbian Chameleon Remix supports the ORIC1 using Oricutron, Merry Christmas! damn, I'm really sorry, didn't realise was reference only. thank you I'll look...
by InsecureSpike
Fri Dec 25, 2015 1:31 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: STICKY: Emulation on the RPi: Updated 29/06/2017
Replies: 148
Views: 422536

Re: Emulation on the Raspberry Pi&Pi2 (Updated 03/12/2015)

hi guys i really wanna get Oricutron running on my Raspberry Pi 2, does anyone know how to install it?

https://github.com/pete-gordon/oricutron

thank you
by InsecureSpike
Tue Jul 14, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: PiSupply Switch issue
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: PiSupply Switch issue

cool, thank you, i'll take a read
by InsecureSpike
Tue Jul 14, 2015 5:40 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: PiSupply Switch issue
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: PiSupply Switch issue

yup its not there when not using the switch,
am i correct in assuming that i need to replace something on the board?
by InsecureSpike
Tue Jul 14, 2015 7:56 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: PiSupply Switch issue
Replies: 4
Views: 571

PiSupply Switch issue

ok i have a spare PiSupply switch and want to use it for my current retropie setup, i set it all up and boot, but that little rainbow square is nearly always active, so i'm guessing the little board is limiting the amount of power being sent to the rpi 2, is there any work round i can do for this? (...
by InsecureSpike
Fri Jun 20, 2014 11:41 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: STICKY: HOWTO: Move the filesystem to a USB stick/Drive
Replies: 339
Views: 518448

Re: HOWTO: Move the filesystem to a USB stick

guy's, how would i go about upgrading to a larger usb drive? i went through and did the extended procedure too, or would doing this stop me from moving to a larger usb drive? because of the Partition unique GUID & Filesystem UUID ? as you can probably tell, i'm still very much a beginner, but any h...
by InsecureSpike
Thu Jun 19, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: STICKY: HOWTO: Move the filesystem to a USB stick/Drive
Replies: 339
Views: 518448

Re: HOWTO: Move the filesystem to a USB stick

guy's, how would i go about upgrading to a larger usb drive? i went through and did the extended procedure too, or would doing this stop me from moving to a larger usb drive? because of the Partition unique GUID & Filesystem UUID ? as you can probably tell, i'm still very much a beginner, but any he...
by InsecureSpike
Fri Apr 11, 2014 1:35 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: need more GPIO pins
Replies: 10
Views: 1448

Re: need more GPIO pins

thanks for all the replays guys! would this work? https://www.modmypi.com/image/cache/data/GPIO/jumper-wire/ribbon-cable-gpio-socket-to-male-jumper-800x800.jpg and i just separate wires 7 & 8, to connect to the PiSupply? or would i be able to use jumper wires. by keeping the PiSupply connected with ...
by InsecureSpike
Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: need more GPIO pins
Replies: 10
Views: 1448

Re: need more GPIO pins

wow! thanks for the reply, i'll get ordering now!
thanks again!

edit: oh also where's the best place to look for a guide for this?

thanks
by InsecureSpike
Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:00 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: need more GPIO pins
Replies: 10
Views: 1448

Re: need more GPIO pins

hope this info is a little more helpful..

Pi Supply, uses #7&8, heres a link..... https://www.pi-supply.com/product/pi-su ... er-switch/

LedBorg, i have no idea, heres a link..... http://www.piborg.com/ledborg
by InsecureSpike
Thu Apr 10, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: need more GPIO pins
Replies: 10
Views: 1448

need more GPIO pins

hi guy's, this may be a very noobie question, but i need more GPIO pins,
i have a LEDborg & a PiSupply but the LEDborg connector covers all the pins and i have no room for the PiSupply pins, what can i do to over come this?
thanks in advance!
by InsecureSpike
Thu Feb 13, 2014 12:47 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: STICKY: HOWTO: Move the filesystem to a USB stick/Drive
Replies: 339
Views: 518448

Re: HOWTO: Move the filesystem to a USB stick

great work @paulv, thank you lots for this great guide!
and thanks to the other contributors too!
all working great with retropie

thanks again
by InsecureSpike
Sat Feb 08, 2014 11:03 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: usb hdd set up guidance
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: usb hdd set up guidance

hey man! thank lots for your help!!
by InsecureSpike
Sat Feb 08, 2014 12:47 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: usb hdd set up guidance
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: usb hdd set up guidance

thank for the reply,
ok, ill go with that, thank you,
one lat thing, how would i go about moving the roots file system to that HD?
thank you!
by InsecureSpike
Fri Feb 07, 2014 8:26 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: usb hdd set up guidance
Replies: 4
Views: 704

usb hdd set up guidance

hi, i would be very grateful for some guidance, as i’m still very much a beginner/learner, i’m hoping to set up my new usb hdd, via a powered usb hub to my Pi, but really have no idea the best way to go about it, i want to be able to read/write files via my mac using ssh, but not sure which formatti...
by InsecureSpike
Thu Jan 16, 2014 12:12 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: PiCloner - SD Backup Tool for OSX
Replies: 18
Views: 45546

Re: PiCloner - SD Backup Tool for OSX

hi, i'm getting nothing but errors when trying to back up any card... any help would be great, as i don't like the dd idea Image will be stored as: /Users/InsecureSpike/Downloads/raspi.img ... /Users/InsecureSpike/Desktop/PiCloner.app/Contents/Resources/script: line 21: /tmp/PiCloner-image.tmp: Perm...

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