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From:  mm0fmf (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 20 March 2021 Maximising SD Card Life 24/7 ( 1 2) I've used Pi's since as soon as I could buy them but I've never run one 24/7 before so I'd like to ensure I've done sufficient to maximise SD Card life. All this PI does is sit accepting SSH conn...
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From:  Mayayana (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Mon, 22 March 2021 widevine choppy video RPi4. 2GB RAM. I've been using Petkov's widevine install to stream Netflix and it's worked great. Now there's an official widevine install but it's giving me very choppy video. Either it freezes pe...
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From:  Markus Robert Kessler (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Fri, 19 March 2021 Raspbian on ext4: Structure needs cleaning Hi all, I have several Raspberries running. One of them is used to collect sensor data, and since it is located > 100 miles distant, it is currently only accessible via VPN. Last reboot was...
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Date: Wed, 17 March 2021 Slow HDD diagnostics I have 4 external drives connected to my rpi4b (4G). 1 is a WD Blue SSD connected to usb3 port with the rootfs. The other 3 are HDDs connected through an USB3 hub to the other rpi usb3 port. On...
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From:  Anonymous (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 13 March 2021 x86 Virtualization on Raspberry Pi 4 Hello! Can a Raspberry Pi 4 use qemu or some other virtualization software to run x86 programs? Is it e.g. possible to install qemu or something similar, start an x86 emulation and run julia insi...
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From:  NY (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 11 March 2021 Rolling back "sudo apt update" and "sudo apt full-upgrade" to previous I have a Pi4 with Raspberry Pi Os Buster, running TVHeadend so it works as a personal video recorder. Following a recent "sudo apt update" and "sudo apt full-upgrade", recording...
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From:  F. W. (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 11 March 2021 CP/M and MS-DOS on Pi 400 Hi, glad to see that this group exists. I know it is not possible to run MS-DOS on bare metal. But is there a useable distri (IMG) for my Pi 400 with MS-DOS/FreeDOS/DOSBOX and is there any kin...
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From:  Chris Green (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Tue, 09 March 2021 External USB drive sometimes just hangs for ever I have a Pi 4 running as a NAS with an external USB drive. It has been working pretty reliably for a couple of months but two nights ago something happened which prevented the USB drive waking up ...
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From:  Martin Gregorie (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 06 March 2021 TLS ceretificates for Raspbian Two-three weeks ago I started to see this message in my daily logwatch report: **Unmatched Entries** 1 Mar 5 07:38:54 rpi postfix/smtp[9344]: cannot load Certification Authority data,...
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From:  Francisco Fuentes (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Mon, 22 February 2021 RT5370 working out of the box with Raspbian Stretch doesn't work with B Hi, I've been having issues trying to upgrade an old Raspberry Pi 1B rev 2 to Raspbian Buster (or Raspberry OS). I bought a WiFi adapter and it worked out of the box with Stretch. I usually ...
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From:  bob prohaska (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sun, 28 February 2021 Strange scroll wheel behavior For some time I lived with a an erratic scroll wheel on a Pi4. The pointing worked perfectly, scrolling down worked fine, but scrolling up was erratic, sometimes not reacting and occasionally &quo...
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From:  James Harris (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 25 February 2021 Tiny 2040 - size of a postage stamp Impressive: RP2040 based 264k RAM 8M flash 12 IO pins incl 4x12-bit ADC /Very/ small According to
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From:  Ib Joe (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 25 February 2021 Re: RA echo/netmail -> Hi Joe, -> Cheers. It was a long shot, keepin hope RA Suport still was monitored -> /active. -> I think I'm one of the last RA Sysops... I hope that changes. -> Thanks again...
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From:  Roberto Deboni DMIsr (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Tue, 23 February 2021 IoT in generale e IoT Gateways Chiedo se in questo gruppo c'e' interesse per discussioni riguardo a IoT, Edge Computing e quindi su IoT Gateways e i diversi protocoli come Modbus e Zigbee (quindi Modbus Gateways e Zigbee Gateways...
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From:  TimS (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Mon, 22 February 2021 Ejecting a network-mounted volume without using umount I have mounted a volume from my Mac on my Pi and it shows up nicely on the desktop. This is using the default OS. It seems to have used AFP for the mount. Now, how do I unmount it? On the Mac, I'...
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From:  TCW (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Fri, 12 February 2021 Adding VS Code to Pi ( ... 2 3 4 5 6) This is probably somewhat related to the MS repo stuff but I thought I'd pass it along for interested parties: --- * ...
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From:  Flavio Bessa (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Fri, 12 February 2021 LXTerm to accept ANSI characters ( 1 2 3 4) Hello folks, I've recently set up a Pi 2B and pretend to play around with some stuff on it. I was trying to run Mystic, but it seems that the LXTerm is not very much friendly to ANSI character...
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From:  Olivier Morin (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Mon, 15 February 2021 Re: minecraft on raspberry pi mouse issues Hi, just got a raspberry pi with Minecraft-pi edition installed on it. I am also trying to show my son how to program. We are REALLY stuck since Minecraft-pi starts and goes directly to fullscreen ...
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From:  Andrew Degenhardt (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 13 February 2021 raspberri pi model b+ v1.2 screen problem i have a RaspberriPi Model B+ V1.2 2014 and a TFT35 Touch Shield for RPi by keyestudio. I have had a difficult time setting up the touchscreen to work. I've got the o/s install...
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From:  Gareth Evans (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Mon, 04 January 2021 AI and decompilation? ( ... 4 5 6 7 8) XPost: alt.folklore.computers Thinking back to my first job, nearly 50 years ago now, when I had to dis-assemble DEC's paper tape BASIC interpreter in order to enhance it, I guess that dis-assem...
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