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by nikoff90
Sat Feb 01, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: AIY Projects
Topic: Is there a Good AIY Vision img
Replies: 0
Views: 1919

Is there a Good AIY Vision img

I cant seem to get an img that works with the AIY Vision other than the initial service at startup. Yes I do kill the Smile service before attempting the other scripts.
by nikoff90
Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface
Replies: 5
Views: 2104

Re: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface

I May have toe code still will have to have a look.
by nikoff90
Sat May 26, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi OS
Topic: How to disable iptables?
Replies: 14
Views: 69626

Re: How to disable iptables?

Flush All Chains To flush all chains, which will delete all of the firewall rules, you may use the -F, or the equivalent --flush, option by itself: sudo iptables -F sudo iptables-save > /etc/iptables.conf If that is where your rules are saved on that build you might do well to look. If you dont save...
by nikoff90
Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:53 am
Forum: Assistive technology and accessibility
Topic: Need timer/ phone dialer help
Replies: 3
Views: 8449

Re: Need timer/ phone dialer help

I think you could modify this project to do what you want easily enough. Hit the button log and if not hit it could send out a txt's ' HELP ME! ' to the current gps location. You would want to make the button was fall safe ie have a cover that has to be removed and replaced to make sure it did not f...
by nikoff90
Sun May 07, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: irexec wont run python script if started with chron
Replies: 2
Views: 672

Re: irexec wont run python script if started with chron

Absolute path did the trick.

Thank You!

Also thanks for the catch on typo ect!
by nikoff90
Sun May 07, 2017 10:22 am
Forum: Python
Topic: irexec wont run python script if started with chron
Replies: 2
Views: 672

irexec wont run python script if started with chron

irexec wont run python script if started with user chron However if I start irexec with over ssh in bash it will run python script. scripts located in /usr/local/bin/ I am attempting to get this to work on boot this part just enters data saved from ir remote keypad entry and tells you the station to...
by nikoff90
Thu Jul 28, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Touch sensors to activate audio
Replies: 2
Views: 772

Re: Touch sensors to activate audio

Too many options to list.

https://www.adafruit.com/?q=touch&
by nikoff90
Wed May 25, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound

Most recent update with software volume master and mpd. mpc controls volume for mpc but alsamixer tab not working on mpc, alsamixer does work for master on Software control. DAC does work stacked with the PITFT 3.5 no issues now. Ok if anyone is interested this seemed to work on a fresh updated SD s...
by nikoff90
Mon May 16, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound

Hope this helps someone else. This works for duplex sound: /etc/asound.conf pcm.dmixer { type dmix ipc_key 1024 ipc_key_add_uid false ipc_perm 0666 # mixing for all users slave { pcm "hw:0,0" period_time 0 period_size 1024 buffer_size 8192 rate 44100 } bindings { 0 0 1 1 } } pcm.dsp0 { type plug sla...
by nikoff90
Sun May 15, 2016 6:47 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound

Looks like in order to use jackd 1/2 you are supposed to build all your apps with the flags to support jackd. Possibly I will be motivated to try this some time in the future. So I might as well build a Gentoo system.
by nikoff90
Sun May 15, 2016 6:08 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound

Pluse did not work and made for static and crashing.

Guess i look into jackd
by nikoff90
Sun May 15, 2016 3:11 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound

Just a cross reference to my Pimoroni post:

http://forums.pimoroni.com/t/how-to-get ... g-now/2361
by nikoff90
Sun May 15, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

pimoroni PhatDac No Duplex sound

I have been trying to get this DAC card to work with full duplex sound and have gotten nowhere. Does anyone here know how to accomplish this? What I have is: It will play only one source at a time. While it plays that source there is no other access to the DAC from any other source. I am not an expe...
by nikoff90
Sun Feb 28, 2016 12:27 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Write Python code in PC then on RPi
Replies: 21
Views: 18857

Re: Write Python code in PC then on RPi

really love to use my PC for that - and I can't really do that if keyboard/mouse/monitor is occupied by RPi). Yea, don't do that. Use ssh to network into the pi and do everything from the main box with its nice everything. You don't need a keyboard, mouse or monitor plugged into the pi once you kno...
by nikoff90
Tue Feb 23, 2016 1:45 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface
Replies: 5
Views: 2104

Re: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface

ooo and hit the music data to go to music data screen, Mine at home does screen shut off on the top left side "music data field" and music data screen on the top right "music data field" there are buttons mapped there. I have also halved some of the buttons for volume up/down pause/next. this is not...
by nikoff90
Tue Feb 23, 2016 1:36 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface
Replies: 5
Views: 2104

Re: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface

10 and 2 on the mail menu as it sits. Current git has mpd menu if I recall, it does not auto populate like pianobar yet.
by nikoff90
Sat Feb 13, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Raspberry Pi A+ USB port bent pins
Replies: 51
Views: 14592

Re: Raspberry Pi A+ USB port bent pins

It's a known problem that the USB socket on an A+ can be a bit tight on the first few inserts. Especially with a slightly oversized plug. You may be able to get a warranty replacement, but strictly speaking it's your fault. I had no knowledge of this issue when I purchased my A+ there was no warnin...
by nikoff90
Sat Feb 13, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Raspberry Pi A+ USB port bent pins
Replies: 51
Views: 14592

Re: Raspberry Pi A+ USB port bent pins

WOW I have had an A+ in the box for some time and just went to trouble shoot why I can get no connection and low and behold this is my issue. Wish I would looked into the issue when i got the thing and it was not working. Thanks for posting regardless. I was able to pull the bent pin back into posit...
by nikoff90
Sat Feb 13, 2016 7:10 am
Forum: Python
Topic: Booting my program at startup
Replies: 3
Views: 1679

Re: Booting my program at startup

This is my start script for my pianobar GUI. terminal pops up after boot and than backgrounds.

Look at crontab

crontab -e

@reboot sleep 20 && DISPLAY=:0 /usr/bin/lxterminal -e python /home/pi/scripts/pianobar.py &
by nikoff90
Tue Jan 19, 2016 12:31 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface
Replies: 5
Views: 2104

Want to share my 3.5 PITFT Pianobar interface

https://github.com/ErnieBoxer/PiGuiPiano Over the years I have had the pleasure of using code posted by other opensource enthusiasts and am pleased to share my first project. This is native to the Raspberry pi with RASPBIAN JESSIE but I have tested it with minor modifications for my SuSE Leap deskt...
by nikoff90
Sat Sep 28, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: Adafruit 16x2 LCD Scrolling effect with Python?
Replies: 6
Views: 10488

Re: Adafruit 16x2 LCD Scrolling effect with Python?

Any chance you got this working I am new with programming an trying to figure out the scrolling text but really am lost on it.

Would it be possible to see your whole code so that i can attempt to understand whats going on?

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