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Re: A big problem with Adafruit touchscreen

Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:10 pm
by BigE
m160447ec wrote:
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:27 pm
hi every one ,i am new to raspberry pi.I am trying to install adafruit 2.8 inches 320x240 touch screen on my pi(rasbian stretch os new release) but i am not able to do that.please help me out.i have been trying from last 10 days.[https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-pit ... stallation] .like above mentioned iam also getting same error(mv: cannot stat `/usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/99-fbturbo.conf': No such file or directory) when i use (sudo mv /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/99-fbturbo.conf ~)
thank u in advance
hello,

im assuming that most of the scripts here are either outdated or simply crash the pi. im trying out new commands now to see if the pi is working (though I think I just crashed my raspberry pi....)

Re: A big problem with Adafruit touchscreen

Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:16 pm
by BigE
BigE wrote:
Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:10 pm
m160447ec wrote:
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:27 pm
hi every one ,i am new to raspberry pi.I am trying to install adafruit 2.8 inches 320x240 touch screen on my pi(rasbian stretch os new release) but i am not able to do that.please help me out.i have been trying from last 10 days.[https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-pit ... stallation] .like above mentioned iam also getting same error(mv: cannot stat `/usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/99-fbturbo.conf': No such file or directory) when i use (sudo mv /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/99-fbturbo.conf ~)
thank u in advance
hello,

im assuming that most of the scripts here are either outdated or simply crash the pi. im trying out new commands now to see if the pi is working (though I think I just crashed my raspberry pi....)
this I sjust an update, one of the lines of code: dtoverlay=pitft-resistive,rotate=90 killed the kernel loading to the touch screen. so I wouldn't try this. ill keep in touch if I can try to pull off some voodoo magic

Re: A big problem with Adafruit touchscreen

Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2018 5:28 pm
by BigE
New update makes it easier to rotate the touch screen. check out adafruits easy install solution on their website