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by Bad Wolf
Wed Apr 25, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: I've outed the foundation!
Replies: 10
Views: 1807

Re: I've outed the foundation!

<r><br/> Skynet will activate!<br/> <br/> <br/> Bad news it is already active.<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S.....satellite">http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S.....satellite</URL>)<br/> <br/> <br/> We'll probably just hide behind the sofa until it's over. Works for Daleks, Cybermen,...
by Bad Wolf
Mon Apr 16, 2012 12:53 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SD card error messages.
Replies: 10
Views: 3771

Re: SD card error messages.

Any chance of posting the make size and class of the card?
by Bad Wolf
Mon Apr 16, 2012 12:02 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Writing to, and backing up SD Card (Using Windows, Alternative Software)
Replies: 42
Views: 32038

Re: Writing to, and backing up SD Card (Using Windows, Alternative Software)

<t>To delete partitions on SD cards using windows<br/> <br/> Click Control panel > Administive Tools > Computer Management > Storage > Disk Management<br/> <br/> Select Disk corresponding to SD card<br/> <br/> Right click on Partition you wish to delete and select Delete Volume Simples!  </t>
by Bad Wolf
Mon Apr 09, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: STICKY: Pictorial Buying Guide for the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 151
Views: 300705

Re: Pictorial Buying Guide

<t>Abishur,<br/> <br/> Some up to date info which you might like for your guide<br/> <br/> <br/> Effective January 1, 2012, HDMI products cannot make any reference in the labelling, packaging, or promotion of any cable product to HDMI version numbers.(for example, HDMI 1.4a, 1.3a, etc.)<br/> <br/> H...
by Bad Wolf
Sat Apr 07, 2012 9:44 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Problem with Debian/Fedora hanging on boot (on a Pi, works in QEMU)
Replies: 25
Views: 5694

Re: Problem with Debian/Fedora hanging on boot (on a Pi, works in QEMU)


Timeout error on the SD cardPossible card is a Class 10 by chance?  
by Bad Wolf
Tue Apr 03, 2012 6:42 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Computer jokes
Replies: 36
Views: 8198

Re: Computer jokes

Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the Universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots.    So far, the Universe is winning   
by Bad Wolf
Mon Apr 02, 2012 8:00 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Computer jokes
Replies: 36
Views: 8198

Re: Computer jokes

Computers are like air conditioners.

They work fine until you start opening windows.
by Bad Wolf
Fri Mar 30, 2012 9:43 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Petrol Nonsense
Replies: 45
Views: 8351

Re: Petrol Nonsense

Strange people haven't noticed the price rise of 8p a litre this week?
by Bad Wolf
Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:44 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Element14 FAQ updated today [29 March]
Replies: 17
Views: 2644

Re: Element14 FAQ updated today [29 March]

Grumpyoldgit said:





A further email telling us that the email sent out on Thursday was a mistake.



No that will arrive on Monday!

Just to panic / confuse us  ( it's working already)
by Bad Wolf
Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Element14 FAQ updated today [29 March]
Replies: 17
Views: 2644

Re: Element14 FAQ updated today [29 March]

 Hold on it’s only Thursday! They normally mail on Fridays
What are we going to look forward to now?
by Bad Wolf
Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:16 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Slashdot at it again....
Replies: 22
Views: 3848

Re: Slashdot at it again....


I would think Xp embedded and the new Windows Mobile is the prefered platform from MS. CE is or in the process of being depreciated. No sense installing it for new devices as it is being retired.



Cried laughing at that!
by Bad Wolf
Thu Mar 22, 2012 9:44 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Help a friend out with her MSc dissertation?
Replies: 31
Views: 5325

Re: Help a friend out with her MSc dissertation?

Hmm,

Anyone for Social engineering?

The question for those who are paranoid is whose e-mail address did I use at the end?
by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:41 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Arrival Dates?
Replies: 34
Views: 5887

Re: Arrival Dates?

An optimist in the middle of pessimists!

8+5 =    oh just don't go there!
by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: STICKY: Pictorial Buying Guide for the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 151
Views: 300705

Re: Pictorial Buying Guide

<t>nmcc said: <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> So, could I get a Model A and use an HDMI 1.4 cable to get ethernet and display?<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> The short answer – NO<br/> <br/> The HDMI 1.4 Cable with Ethernet has an additional, dedicated data channel and functionality is only available if...
by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 21, 2012 5:37 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: STICKY: Pictorial Buying Guide for the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 151
Views: 300705

Re: Pictorial Buying Guide

<t>dognosh said: <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> And Ethernet ! (not that it is any good on RPi as it isn't needed) <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> NOOO Don’t mention that!          -        Too late<br/> <br/> Hundreds of posts are going to be made on how to use it with a Rpi  just like windows 8 / can...
by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 21, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: STICKY: Pictorial Buying Guide for the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 151
Views: 300705

Re: Pictorial Buying Guide

<t>HDMI 1.4 standard is for 3D viewing. HDMI 1.3 offers all the latest features if you do not intend to watch 3D videos or use it for 3D gaming. Save yourself some pennies<br/> <br/> <br/> Database Error<br/> <br/> Error establishing a database connection<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Just because we all h...
by Bad Wolf
Fri Mar 09, 2012 5:12 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi briefly more popular than Lady Gaga
Replies: 14
Views: 2570

Re: Raspberry Pi briefly more popular than Lady Gaga

WorldOfPi said:


The question is, is Liz going to appear at a Raspberry Pi event wearing a dress entirely made up of Raspberry Pi's?


10,000 unloved  RJ45 connectors!
by Bad Wolf
Fri Mar 09, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: News articles and blog posts about Raspberry Pi
Replies: 1021
Views: 222139

Re: News articles and blog posts about Raspberry Pi

Oxford runs first Raspberry Pi course

http://www.electronicsweekly.c.....course.htm


by Bad Wolf
Fri Mar 09, 2012 12:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pre-programmed SD cards?
Replies: 51
Views: 9681

Re: Pre-programmed SD cards?

64GB makes that a SDXC card, which is not backwards compatible with SD and SDHC as it uses exFat file system rather than  Fat32 or Fat16.

Formatting a SDXC card with anything other than exFat also reduces its use-able size

3+10   an omen?
by Bad Wolf
Thu Mar 08, 2012 3:20 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New post on main page: manufacturing hiccup. Please keep comments about it in this thread!
Replies: 67
Views: 11879

Re: New post on main page: manufacturing hiccup. Please keep comments about it in this thread!

Quote from Slashdot


“I have no idea where this would be used. My cables have that little lock tab not a magnet. Does it not need the little tab anymore (that always breaks off)?”

by Bad Wolf
Thu Mar 08, 2012 11:54 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Math (or Maths)
Replies: 6
Views: 1512

Re: Math (or Maths)

Math

[noun] North American, mathematics:

Maths

[plural noun][treated as singular] British,  mathematics:
by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 07, 2012 11:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: rasberry for USA too!
Replies: 15
Views: 3682

Re: rasberry for USA too!

Ironically, someone even took the P out of the title


rasberry for USA too!

11+11 1111

by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 07, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: Pidora / Fedora
Topic: Fedora ARM on Raspberry Pi
Replies: 266
Views: 125942

Re: Fedora ARM on Raspberry Pi

Many thanks for making this so easy
by Bad Wolf
Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:45 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: FAST SALE...
Replies: 7
Views: 1756

Re: FAST SALE...

and this is …

by Bad Wolf
Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:37 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Fedora or Debian?
Replies: 1
Views: 725

Re: Fedora or Debian?

<t>A few answers to your questions<br/> <br/> Fedora is the official RaspberryPi supported software, Debian, Arch, etc will be community supported<br/> <br/> There is no download link for the Seneca Fedora Remix  as it hasn’t been released yet.<br/> <br/> The image will have to go on an sd card to e...

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