Novice_Ter
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Re: Sense-Hat Problems

Wed Mar 28, 2018 6:01 pm

I recently bought a Sense HAT and tried to put it on a 2014 Raspberry Pi B+. Followed the first few lines to update, install, and reboot. Next was the "from sense_hat import SenseHat" and I get the error message - "from: can't read /var/mail/sense_hat"

Anyone have a clue why I'm getting this message? :?:

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bensimmo
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Re: Sense-Hat Problems

Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:55 am

Have you used Python before ?

You need to open Thonny or IDLE3 at the Desktop, then create a new Project.
Follow this
https://projects.raspberrypi.org/en/pro ... -sense-hat

If you are using an old version of Raspbian, I would recommend getting the latest version.
B+ is quite old so you could be on a very old version.


I have a feeling you are trying to enter it all at the Terminal/Command line

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