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From:  bob prohaska (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Fri, 01 January 2021 USB card adapters crash Pi4 ( 1 2) Just tried using a couple of USB card adapters with my 8GB Pi4. Both cause immediate loss of USB hard disk access. Unplugging the offending adapter does not restore normal operation. Power cycling ...
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From:  RobertoA (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Wed, 30 December 2020 How to realize a 'serial server' (with com port emulation on pc Windows ( 1 2 3) The Raspberry4 board has 6 native uart I'm not talking about serial ports via usb but uart on the gpio connector of the Raspberry board Having to control devices via uart (for example gps receivers...
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From:  Jan Panteltje (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Wed, 30 December 2020 is it posibe to disable boo tEEPROm in PI4B Just bought a PI4B 8 GB Unfortunately it does not run SDcard images from my older PI4, boot process hangs with something like 'use more modern software'. It runs OK with 2020-12-02-raspios-buster-a...
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From:  Chris Green (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Tue, 29 December 2020 Should it be possible to remove python 2.7 from Pi running buster? Python 2.7 went out of support at the beginning of 2020, is it now possible to remove it from buster installations? -- Chris Green · --- * Origin: rbb soupgate, the fidonet nntp junction ...
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From:  Chris Green (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sun, 27 December 2020 Simplest 3G/4G connection for Pi, must work headless and stand-alone ( 1 2 3 4 5) Are there any simple 3G/4G add-ons for a Pi that will allow it to power up into a mode where it has the ability to be connected to via the mobile data connection? I want a system that I can conne...
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From:  Mayayana (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Mon, 21 December 2020 Weird keyboard behavior ( 1 2 3) I've got a RPi4 with USB keyboard and mouse. It all works fine but there's a very odd thing, which took me awhile to figure out: I have to press @ to get " and I have to press " to get @....
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From:  paul lee (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 24 December 2020 OpenMediaVault NAS on a Pi; Setting up NFS. Ok, so I'm gonna give old Fidonet a go for a support need I have concerning my Raspberry Pi 3+. (I am going to put a Pi 4 on it soon, as its better 10G ethernet would bump my transfer rates automagi...
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From:  NY (2:221/1.10)
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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:  ray carter (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 24 December 2020 audio problems after upgrade? On two different pi's pi3 and pi4, after the latest round of updates, I found that audio to hdmi did not work. After research, I found that pi os recently changed from alsa to pulseaudio. SOLUTION: ...
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From:  H0Iger SchuIz (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Wed, 23 December 2020 Problem with web video Since today I cannot play videos in chromium anymore. It worked two days ago. In some cases (youtube, tagesschau.de) vidoes won't start playing. At sport1.de trying to start the live straem gives ...
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From:  bob prohaska (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 19 December 2020 Bare metal programming on the Pi Found a somewhat readable (for a non-programmer) account of how to load and run "bare metal" programs on a Pi4. It's at: https://isometimes.github.io/rpi4-osdev/ The author still uses u...
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From:  bob prohaska (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 12 December 2020 Running a windows 7 firmwre updater on RaspiOS ( 1 2 3) I'd like to try running a firmware updater for a USB hard drive enclosure. Supposedly TRIM can be enabled via the updater, but it requires Windows 7. The host is an 8GB Pi4 running 32bit RaspiOS. Th...
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From:  Chris Green (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Wed, 16 December 2020 apt upgrade hangs on Pi 4 Once again an 'apt upgrade' has stalled on my 1Gb Pi 4. Here's where it stops after a standard 'apt update' and 'apt upgrade' :- ... ... ... Unpacking apt-utils (1.8.2.2) over ...
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From:  Mike Scott (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 28 November 2020 rpi4 as server? ( 1 2 3 4 5) Hi all; a quick query about speeds. I currently use an old i386 machine as home server (everything from local NFS file-store, to bind, to email server). It's an acer aspire r3700, running at 1.8G...
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From:  Adrian Caspersz (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Wed, 09 December 2020 Are Raspberry Pi 4 cases just too small? Yeah, I know the USP is a small circuit board is cool, but keeping the actual thing cool with a small poxy fan, while sticking a HAT on top - is calling for a much larger box with a better fan, or b...
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From:  Jan Novak (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Wed, 09 December 2020 raspi4 on TV with remote control Hi there, my raspi 3 running kodi works well with the remote control of my TV. But the raspi4 doesent. I have try 3 different cables and all HDMI inputs of the TV. Also i have try to reset the TV...
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From:  Mirko (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Thu, 03 December 2020 pi 3 max sd size hello, max size for pi 3 B plus is 32Gbite or 64Gbite ? And the speed ? It's convenable use SD UHS II or III ? Regards -- --- * Origin: rbb soupgate, the fidonet nntp junction (2:221/1....
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From:  Chris Green (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sat, 05 December 2020 Pi 4 stuck on apt upgrade at "Removing 'diversion of /boot/kernel.img.. My Pi 4 has got stuck during an upgrade. I just did 'apt update' followed by 'apt upgrade' (after 'sudo -i') and it went entirely normally until:- Adding 'diversion of /boot/fixup4x.dat to ...
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From:  bob prohaska (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Sun, 06 December 2020 Which dotfiles are worth saving? In getting ready to try the latest "full-upgrade" for RaspiOS I decided to save a copy of my home directory on another machine, just in case the upgrade goes wrong. It turns out to be a...
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From:  TCW (2:221/1.10)
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Date: Fri, 04 December 2020 New Raspbian OS out Tons of fixes. Woot! --- * Origin: rbb soupgate, the fidonet nntp junction (2:221/1.10) ...
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