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From:  RobH (3:770/3)
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Date: Wed, 30 September 2020 Error with ./install.sh ( 1 2) I had to do a reinstall of my linux system due to a faulty ssd, and have a problem with a install.sh script.The said script is included in with lcd files. which I downloaded from github. It is a ...
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From:  bob prohaska (3:770/3)
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Date: Sat, 26 September 2020 brl-cad on a Pi4? Just for fun I tried to compile brl-cad (a constructive solid geometry modeling system) on my Pi4. To my surprise, it came close(ish) to working, I think. The configure stage ran to completion, an...
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From:  Jan Novak (3:770/3)
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Date: Thu, 24 September 2020 voltage from measure_volts Hi, my raspi4 is booting and running from an USB-SSD Harddrive connected with no additional power for the harddrrive. With "stress" i simulate some stress for CPU / IO and RAM. At the mom...
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From:  Dr Eberhard Lisse (3:770/3)
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Date: Tue, 29 September 2020 Pipe State (was was brl-cad on a Pi4?) And to follow myself :-)-O I have for many many years, kept Gary Perlman's |stat https://garyperlman.com/stat/ on every computer I use and it only ever required a tiny bit of work a few ye...
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From:  Ed Vance (1:2320/105)
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Date: Sun, 27 September 2020 Ultimate Back Scratcher? Note to Moderator - I wrote this in the Survivor Echo and later thought that my idea could be of help to readers in other echos. Thank You for allowing My OFF TOPIC Post. * Originally in: Survi...
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From:  The Natural Philosopher (3:770/3)
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Date: Thu, 24 September 2020 Re: voltage from measure_volts On 24/09/2020 09:21, Jan Novak wrote: > Hi, > my raspi4 is booting and running from an USB-SSD Harddrive connected > with no additional power for the harddrrive. > With "stress&qu...
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From:  Chris Green (3:770/3)
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Date: Sat, 19 September 2020 How to get rid of annoying "Wi-Fi is currently blocked by rfkill" messa I have a fairly new Pi 4 which I'm setting up headless to use as a NAS. I have done 'touch .hushlogin' to get rid of most of the messages which appear at login but I still get:- Wi-Fi is cur...
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From:  bob prohaska (3:770/3)
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Date: Fri, 18 September 2020 status lights on Pi4 Just got a Pi4 with 8GB of RAM up and running. It's an impressive upgrade from a 3b+.... It looks as if the logic of the green status LED has been inverted: On the 3b+ the LED was off when idle, ...
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From:  A. Dumas (3:770/3)
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Date: Sat, 19 September 2020 Re: How to get rid of annoying "Wi-Fi is currently blocked by rfkill" m Chris Green <cl@isbd.net> wrote: > I have a fairly new Pi 4 which I'm setting up headless to use as a > NAS. I have done 'touch .hushlogin' to get rid of most of the > messages whic...
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From:  Eli the Bearded (3:770/3)
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Date: Fri, 18 September 2020 (web) raspberry pi thermal printer "polaroid" XPost: comp.misc https://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/hands-on/retrofit-a-polaroid-camera-with-a-r aspberry-pi-and-a-thermal-printer short url: https://ieee-polaroid.on-a.pizza/ Retrofi...
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From:  Gareth Evans (3:770/3)
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Date: Fri, 28 August 2020 Spectre / Meltdown ( ... 6 7 8 9 10) Is it true that the RPi4 is susceptible to these security attacks but that no previous versions are? --- SoupGate-Win32 v1.05 * Origin: Agency HUB, Dunedin - New Zealand | Fido<>Usenet Gat...
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From:  The Natural Philosopher (3:770/3)
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Date: Thu, 10 September 2020 Just how much bloat can you strip out of a Pi? ( 1 2) Looking at my 'I only do one thing' Pi running 94 different processes, realistically how many of them do I need? And how could I get rid of them? I want to examine the pi as a reasonably real-time...
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From:  NY (3:770/3)
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Date: Tue, 15 September 2020 Copying Pi 4 image to a larger SD card My Pi 4 came with a 16 GB card and I installed and configured the Pi (from NOOBS) using this card. But I notice that there's only about 1.5 GB free - 83%. If I make an image of the card using Win...
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From:  Aioli (3:770/3)
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Date: Wed, 09 September 2020 Pi Hardware ( 1 2 3) I am an experienced programmer and electronics designer. Dealt with many different Intel controller hardware items as well as CP/M and Windows OS. Programmed in PLM (Intel's language)for controller...
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From:  Computer Nerd Kev (3:770/3)
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Date: Tue, 15 September 2020 The Pi's Secret FM Receiver I took a deep look into the WiFi hardware on the Raspberry Pi Zero W. The chip used is the BCM43438 (which actually seems to be designed by Cypress Semiconductor), and also the same one used on th...
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From:  NY (3:770/3)
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Date: Sun, 13 September 2020 Pi4 won't boot *from power-off* if Atolla powered hub is plugged into a I have an Atolla powered USB hub https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07B2HJG8P/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o03_s0 1 which I bought to power a spinning HDD that I plugged into my Pi 3B+. I'm now ...
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From:  Dave (3:770/3)
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Date: Sun, 13 September 2020 Re: Pi4 won't boot *from power-off* if Atolla powered hub is plugged in On 13/09/2020 17:30, NY wrote: > I have an Atolla powered USB hub > https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07B2HJG8P/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o03_s0 1 > > which I bought to power a ...
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From:  NY (3:770/3)
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Date: Fri, 11 September 2020 Booting a Pi 4 without an external USB drive when it is configured to a I have added a line /dev/sda1 /home/pi/ext ntfs defaults,umask=000,x-systemd.device-timeout=30 0 0 to /etc/fstab to auto-mount a USB drive that is on /dev/sda1 This works fine. But if I a...
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From:  NY (3:770/3)
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Date: Fri, 04 September 2020 Questions abour RPi 4B ( 1 2 3) I've got a Pi 3B+ and I'm thinking of upgrading to a 4B, partly to free up the Pi 3 to do other tasks. I've got a couple of questions? - Can a "system disk" SD card (ie the same disk ...
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From:  druck (3:770/3)
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Date: Fri, 04 September 2020 Re: Questions abour RPi 4B On 04/09/2020 21:31, NY wrote: > I've got a Pi 3B+ and I'm thinking of upgrading to a 4B, partly to free > up the Pi 3 to do other tasks. > > I've got a couple of questions? > >...
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