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Problems with 2160p files on 4k screen

September 5, 2021, 2:44 pm

Hi, I have some problems playing files with 4k resolution with VLC (or also Kaffeine) with a Raspberri pi4. The audio works well, but the video is always all black. At the beginning I had setting... Read more »

choice of the most fit Raspberry version

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September 3, 2021, 6:59 am

(I'm new to this NG) the budget not being crucial, what raspberry pi version (I mean main model and/or submodels/subversions) would you choose to perform these tasks 1) read a dozen of temperatu... Read more »

Scanning documents using an mfc-8480dn

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August 23, 2021, 11:03 pm

Can a Brother MFC-8480dn all-in-one printer/scanner/fax be used to scan and import images into a Pi4 running RaspiOS? I've got gimp and xsane installed, but neither can see the 8480. However, it f... Read more »

Pi 0 W dropping wifi

August 20, 2021, 10:24 am

Hi, I have a Pi Zero W stuck to the basement ceiling with a few simple low-power cron jobs: * read the Tilt hydrometer (bluetooth low-energy beacon about 2 away) * read a DHT-22 sensor (attached ... Read more »

Accessing a file by Samba as it is being written to

August 19, 2021, 4:32 pm

I use my Pi as a PVR. I have use Samba (SMB) to share the drive to which the recordings are being written. I've noticed that when Windows accesses this shared drive while a recording is being mad... Read more »

Pi Zero W as access point, how to?

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August 16, 2021, 3:38 pm

Hi folks, I am just playing around with a Pi Zero W (Pi OS lite, current Buster), it works nicely as a Wifi client. But I want it to be a Wifi AP (WPA), so other clients (laptops, tablets...) c... Read more »

Newbie Remote Control Car

August 13, 2021, 4:16 pm

Hoping to get direction here to get started. Use a Pi 4 to do the car computer. Need motion and vision (live camera). Want autonomous control like bluetooth or other. Not WiFi ! I want to use ou... Read more »

rpi kernel

August 13, 2021, 12:58 pm

can anyone give me some insight on the differences between https://github.com/raspberrypi/linux and the sources on kernel.org ? i.e should the rpi-kernel not be 'mainline' by now, or are there sti... Read more »

Recommendations for DVB-T2 USB tuner (for use with Pi 4 running TVHeadend)

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August 10, 2021, 9:18 pm

My present setup has: - PCTV 491e DVB-S2 - PCTV 292e DVB-T2 - Hauppauge WinTV Nova DVB-T (not T2) The Hauppauge is getting very flaky: it suddenly starts throwing thousands of continuity errors,... Read more »

What is hello_pi that I find in /opt/vc?

August 4, 2021, 11:47 am

I was just looking at what uses space on my DNS server Pi and found that there is a program (suite?) called hello_pi installed in /opt/vc. Is this something that comes with a standard Pi installati... Read more »

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Raspberry Pi ZeroW as a WiFi Router

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Has anyone used a Raspberry Pi ZeroW (or another Pi, plus a USB WiFi adapter) as a WiFi router? As my existing WiFi router already connects to the internet using a USB mobile broadband modem, this... Read more »


64 bit OS

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Which 64 bit OS is recommended for the Pi3, for I cannot locate such on the wiki? Perhaps NOOBS runs in the 64bit manner but in the AArch32 option? Read more »


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 »


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 »