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How good is the graphics display in the Pi?


April 23, 2017, 10:18 pm

I was just wondering if someone could use a Pi as a low cost web surfer. Would a Pi work to use a TV as a monitor? I was thinking that living in an area where there is no Internet access or in ho... Read more »

Moving Raspian


April 23, 2017, 12:24 am

I am using Raspian Jesse and have a 120GB SSD Ext4 partition that I would like to use for part of the OS. How do I move things to the SSD and what can be moved? -- Ben aka cMech --- Keep the f... Read more »

Simple DVD player


April 22, 2017, 11:22 am

Would a Rapsberry Pi Zero with a https://www.ebay.co.uk/p/?iid=152488691322&&&adgroupid=44594567914&rlsatarget=pla-298926477009&abcId=1088856&adtype=pla&merchantid=113798106&poi=&googleloc=1007416&d... Read more »

Non-square pixels on 7" touchscreen


April 22, 2017, 8:25 am

For some unfathomable reason the 7 touchscreen has rectangular pixels. I can't imagine why anyone thought this was a good idea. It makes it useless as a device that has to display an image of anyth... Read more »

Defragmentation


April 21, 2017, 10:39 pm

Lots of stuff in another thread about file systems. I mentioned defragmentation. There seems to be a lack of understanding about what it is. Has zilch to do with the TOC. ---- In the maintenan... Read more »

USB connectors multiplied beyond reason


April 21, 2017, 4:56 pm

I've completely lost track of all the different USB interface and connector standards. If a Raspberry Pi 2 can power a 2.5 drive with a Micro B SuperSpeed port, will a Pi Zero be able to do the sa... Read more »

Problem renew letsencrypt certificate for nginx on raspian


April 21, 2017, 11:27 am

Hi all, today I tryed to renew my ssl letsencrypt certificates by calling: ./certbot-auto --config /etc/letsencrypt/renewal/mydomain.123.xyz.conf certonly after a lot of messages the script ha... Read more »

Alternatives to LXterminal


April 19, 2017, 1:32 am

What alternatives are there to LXTerminal on a Raspberry Pi 3 running Jessie? I spend quite a bit of time using LXTerminal and have two niggles with it: First, clicking in the tab bar sometimes cl... Read more »

External 2.5" drive for backups


April 18, 2017, 11:42 am

Can you recommend a 2TB 2.5 hard disk drive for use with a Pi-based network backup server? Preferably one that will reliably run on the USB power provided by at least some model of Raspberry Pi. T... Read more »

Shutdown time for RPi-3?


April 14, 2017, 4:30 pm

I have an embedded application for the RPi-3. Unfortunately it's likely that uses will remove power without properly shutting the RPi down. Therefore I've got a 'power-going-down' bit of hardware... Read more »

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Controlling HD44780 as a character device?

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Hello, beeing a Linux guy for nearly two decades now, I wonder why all the suggestions for controlling a HD44780 from a Raspberry Pi will use direct GPIO (or I2C) access from userland? Despite th... Read more »

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Best way to share between two raspberry pi's


I got the setup off more then one rpi's 1. My media player runs on openELEC 2. Raspbian Wheezy (debian) my download center So that's my setup Now I want from rpi2 to write on a usb drive on rpi1.... Read more »