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by vectraboyv6
Fri Nov 07, 2014 6:31 pm
Forum: Deutsch
Topic: 12" DVI 800x600 Monitor mit Touchscreen
Replies: 150
Views: 69839

Re: 12" DVI 800x600 Monitor mit Touchscreen

hi, have been working on this screen all day and have ending up no futher and completly confused step above do not work, i downloaded the lastest verion of raspbian and it now sees the touchscreen. i can lsusb and it displays it as bus001 dev007 id 0596:001 also installed evtest and this displays th...
by vectraboyv6
Fri Nov 07, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: microtouch touchscreen
Replies: 0
Views: 477

microtouch touchscreen

hi i have a 12" ibm monitor. it has a 3m microtouch ex II touch panel inside... the touch works with windows 7 but and unable to get it to work on the pi its shown on bootup and in lsusb as bus 001 dev 007 id 0596:0001 microtouch exII but not working in startx have tryed with some "fixes" that are l...
by vectraboyv6
Wed Nov 05, 2014 10:49 am
Forum: Deutsch
Topic: 12" DVI 800x600 Monitor mit Touchscreen
Replies: 150
Views: 69839

Re: 12" DVI 800x600 Monitor mit Touchscreen

hi, have brought one of these screens, I have the screen display working and the usb touch is working on my win 7 machine but following the instructions here I am unable to get the touchscreen to work. I am running 3.6.11+ raspbian and the boot screen is saying Nov 5 09:01:04 raspberrypi kernel: [ 4...
by vectraboyv6
Thu Oct 30, 2014 11:52 am
Forum: Python
Topic: ds18b20, 433mhz, tkinter poss program
Replies: 1
Views: 827

ds18b20, 433mhz, tkinter poss program

Hi, i have a remote ds18b20 tempurature sensor in my greenhouse this is connected to the pi via a set of 433mhz tranceivers on to the uart serial conection. from python i can send out a temp request and receive the temp back ok. the thing is i would like to display this in a tkinter button, how ever...
by vectraboyv6
Thu Oct 09, 2014 4:18 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 10.1 touchscreen form flytouch 2
Replies: 2
Views: 792

Re: 10.1 touchscreen form flytouch 2

thanks

the idea just popped into my head and thought id ask :)
by vectraboyv6
Thu Oct 09, 2014 3:58 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 10.1 touchscreen form flytouch 2
Replies: 2
Views: 792

10.1 touchscreen form flytouch 2

hi all, i have a flytouch 2 10.1 tab sitting here gathering dust and was interested if i can connect this to my rpi??? i know its a old hat resistive screen but i only want to press tkinter python buttons for a project.... i would gather that this would need extra "drive" circuitry etc.. can anyone ...
by vectraboyv6
Mon Sep 01, 2014 1:37 pm
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: web page to uart serial
Replies: 0
Views: 349

web page to uart serial

hi, ive been using webiopi to host a webpage to interface with my serial electronics. ive found that webiopi is good addon and does everything inc temp sensors etc. But to me seems abit limited when it comes to serial comms. so the question is, is there anything else out there that can make use of t...
by vectraboyv6
Tue Aug 12, 2014 5:34 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: B+ not booting
Replies: 8
Views: 1628

Re: B+ not booting

Thanks ill give that a try
by vectraboyv6
Tue Aug 12, 2014 12:23 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: B+ not booting
Replies: 8
Views: 1628

Re: B+ not booting

thank you drgeoff

i wonder if they are working on a updated image?

as i prefer xbian to the "others"
by vectraboyv6
Tue Aug 12, 2014 10:51 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: B+ not booting
Replies: 8
Views: 1628

B+ not booting

hi i have a original pi and and new B+ im using a microsd card and a apator and have installed xbian. this loads and fuctions correctly on the original pi but on the B+ it refuses to boot. both the pwr and act lights light then after a few seconds the act light fades out, there is also no screen act...
by vectraboyv6
Sat Dec 28, 2013 2:20 pm
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: sensing phone mac codes
Replies: 0
Views: 429

sensing phone mac codes

hi guys is it possible to sence a phone or device comming on to your home network to ativate gpio pins. was thinking of using the mac code??? im thinking everybody now has a smartphone so as you arrive outside it would connected to the home wifi and the pi could then turn on external internal lights...
by vectraboyv6
Fri Nov 22, 2013 1:31 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: running a program for a web page
Replies: 3
Views: 2844

Re: running a program for a web page

thanks for the response, ive tried some simple test .cgi scripts within my python web server but it refuses to run them.. the only thing it ran was a simple perl script. the webiopi software has its own webserver built in but I don't know if this can run cgi's etc..... im going to reformat my sd car...
by vectraboyv6
Fri Nov 22, 2013 12:00 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: running a program for a web page
Replies: 3
Views: 2844

running a program for a web page

guys, I have a C++ program obtained from the internet to control 433mhz remote power plugs. I have captured the codes from my remote change the file and compiled it and it all works nicely from the command prompt via ssh. simply $ ./switch 1 on etc..... I am also using webiopi to view some db18d20s ...
by vectraboyv6
Fri Nov 15, 2013 2:02 pm
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: 240 v mains controller
Replies: 28
Views: 12101

Re: 240 v mains controller

bump :)
by vectraboyv6
Tue Nov 12, 2013 9:32 am
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: 240 v mains controller
Replies: 28
Views: 12101

Re: 240 v mains controller

Hugh, i have followed your webpage and i must say your are a lot cleverer than me. i have brought some remote sockets from clas ohlson and just want to test if they work i have a cheap 433mhz transmitter from ebay and just want to test it. http://www.clasohlson.com/uk/Remote-Control-Switch-3-pack/Pr...
by vectraboyv6
Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:24 pm
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: 433mhz cheap power plugs
Replies: 14
Views: 9185

Re: 433mhz cheap power plugs

now trying to use rcswitch-pi which is installed but dont know how to use it any idears?
by vectraboyv6
Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:52 pm
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: 433mhz cheap power plugs
Replies: 14
Views: 9185

433mhz cheap power plugs

hi, i have a pi with a cheap 433mhz transmitter and im trying to get these 433mhz power plugs to remotely switch. https://github.com/dmcg/raspberry-strogonanoff i'm following this but just cant get it to run the last command just comes back with no wiringpi module installed even tho there is is ther...
by vectraboyv6
Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:32 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: XBian - Small, Fast, Lightweight XBMC solution
Replies: 611
Views: 249578

Re: XBian - Small, Fast, Lightweight XBMC solution

hi guys, major noob here my pi dropped in the post today and very excited. have downloaded the lastest version of this today but it comes down in a *.man extension???? is this all it need to run this or do i need a os before installing this? also have no idea how to install this to the sd card... th...

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