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by fruitoftheloom
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Picroft for RPi4 update?
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Re: Picroft for RPi4 update?

Llarian wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:29 am
Is there any news on the availability of a Picroft version for the RPi 4?

As above stated ask the developer:

https://mycroft-ai.gitbook.io/docs/usin ... ft/picroft
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Chromium/Fyde OS for Raspberry Pi 4B
Replies: 5
Views: 352

Re: Chromium/Fyde OS for Raspberry Pi 4B

BenRandomNameHere wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 10:49 pm
Is it possible to snag the Chromium out of their image and use it in Raspbian?

You need to build version 77 from source code:

https://chromium.googlesource.com/chrom ... ium_arm.md
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: can you do a raid with pis?
Replies: 6
Views: 334

Re: can you do a raid with pis?

hello I know you can do a raid on hard drives and I thought I found a video where you can do that with pis as well but I can't find it anymore, pretty much all the pis worked together as 1 computer, the main goal was to have each pi share the CPU Prosser, it would work kind of like a raid 5 if I am...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Can't get Brother DCP-115C work on Pi3B+ with Buster Lite
Replies: 4
Views: 100

Re: Can't get Brother DCP-115C work on Pi3B+ with Buster Lite

generate wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:05 pm
But it's an old USB printer. Trying to make it wireless by connecting it to Raspberry and share it in local network using CUPS.

HP Printers are cheap and work well with various Operating Systems:

https://www.argos.co.uk/product/9157387
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Ubuntu 18.04 ARM64 RPI 3 official image published
Replies: 21
Views: 17705

Re: Ubuntu 18.04 ARM64 RPI 3 official image published

Hi, I have a Raspberry 3B+ and I'm trying to get ubuntu-18.04.3-preinstalled-server-arm64+raspi3.img running on that board. I'm struggeling with wifi, it doesn't work. Is there any documentation / guide which describes what to do? In the end, I'm looking for a 64bit os on the Raspi (because of mong...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Wi-fi and Bluetooth applet issues after upgrading to Stretch
Replies: 5
Views: 87

Re: Wi-fi and Bluetooth applet issues after upgrading to Stretch

If they were end-of-life, it wouldn't have been possible to do the upgrade. Jessie is not EOL (i.e. no more security updates) until June 2020. Stretch is not EOL until June 2022. Starting a new system from scratch is a pain, as there's just too much stuff to set up all over again. Debian and Raspbi...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Can't get Brother DCP-115C work on Pi3B+ with Buster Lite
Replies: 4
Views: 100

Re: Can't get Brother DCP-115C work on Pi3B+ with Buster Lite

Tried everything, including this: https://superuser.com/questions/781454/debian-arm-and-brother-dcp195c-with-cups and this: https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=127401 After loading DCP-115C ppd file (from here https://github.com/Felixel42/Printer-Pi-DCP-115C/blob/master/README.m...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Wi-fi and Bluetooth applet issues after upgrading to Stretch
Replies: 5
Views: 87

Re: Wi-fi and Bluetooth applet issues after upgrading to Stretch

I have just updated one of my Raspbian systems from Jessie to Stretch. The update went well, and everything seems to be working except for two small issues: The bluetooth applet/indicator is missing from the panel at the bottom right of the screen, even though my previously configured bluetooth key...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Second Gigabit for PI 4B
Replies: 6
Views: 213

Re: Second Gigabit for PI 4B

Hello folks, I'm starting a mini-project to use a PI4B as a firewall and hence I would like to have a second Gigabit port. I noticed some hats that provide ethernet but they are 10Mb, so out of question. Having a look at amazon I found a lot of USB devices that provides gigabit ethernet but my main...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspi 4 file server disappointing transfer speed, degradation and segfaults
Replies: 6
Views: 299

Re: Raspi 4 file server disappointing transfer speed, degradation and segfaults

And on top of this the CPU temperature with 2 alu blocks on it in idle is around 50C, the OPI was on 40C. I start feeling this upgrade does not worth it, however I get slightly better VPN performance, while with the opi the tunnel tops out around 30-40mbit, the raspi4 can do 60-70mbit/s in tun mode...
by fruitoftheloom
Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 4B 2019 - after extensive usage shows a thermometer on the TOP/RIGHT Corner
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Re: Pi 4B 2019 - after extensive usage shows a thermometer on the TOP/RIGHT Corner

My Raspberry Pi 4B 2019 1 after extensive usage shows a thermometer on the TOP/RIGHT Corner Is this indicator of hot chips on the PCB ???? Is any firmware update to apply/install to this situation??? 2 I was reading C_GUI book for Raspbian OS from Raspberry Pi Foundation Publications I finish it by...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Universal Basic Programs for Image
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Re: Universal Basic Programs for Image

Hi, So I was thinking about how long it takes to load Rasbian alone vs an image file with everything on it. I'd like to have a 'universal' image that I put on every RPi I get, just to know that some of the basics are on it. Since I'm new, I don't know what they are. Which things would you install o...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 11, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 4 - full specification of VideoCore 6
Replies: 63
Views: 9645

Re: Pi 4 - full specification of VideoCore 6

pi-tastic wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:37 pm
what does performance of this GPU compare to?
what was it even made for? a cellphone?

VideoCore is a low-power mobile multimedia processor originally developed by Alphamosaic Ltd and now owned by Broadcom.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VideoCore
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Can i sell something powers by raspberry pi??
Replies: 6
Views: 232

Re: Can i sell something powers by raspberry pi??

Can i sell something powered by a raspberry pi? i was just wondering. :geek: Always amazing why developers of products fail to find the information on the Raspberry Pi Website: https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/raspberry-pi-integrator-programme/ https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/powered-by-raspberry-...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: First startup Raspberry problem
Replies: 2
Views: 79

Re: First startup Raspberry problem

I am new, did just buy my first Pi (Raspberry 4, 4Gb). Everything installed following the instructions an it starts up BUT ONLY SOMETIMES. 9 out of 10 it does NOT start up. I wanted to include a video of the screen but I don't see a possibility to attach ( I wanted to show it to you). As I said I'm...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Oct 11, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: VNC with remmina: desktop cannot be displayed at the moment
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Re: VNC with remmina: desktop cannot be displayed at the moment

Hi man, thank you for reply The official Raspbian doc says we can connect VNC server with desktop disabled (all in the end of dedicated VNC page), but it is not clear about prereqs for this : RealVNC and/or 3rd party server and/or client. Did I say my Pi is headless and I had to set a résolution wi...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What type of USB-C cable do I need for Raspberry Pi 4?
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: What type of USB-C cable do I need for Raspberry Pi 4?

I needed a short USB-C cable to connect my Pi 4 to my USB Power Charger but neither of them are working even though it's able to power my other USB-C devices. Is there a special USB-C to USB-C I need for the Pi 4? https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07D7NG8NC/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UT...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi 3 B+ supply?
Replies: 8
Views: 227

Re: Raspberry Pi 3 B+ supply?

I'm trying to find sources for the Raspberry Pi 3 B+, and although I can find sources, many of the distributors are out of stock, or have the product on backorder with no word on how long it will take to fulfill. If I recall correctly, I believe I saw an announcement stating that this model would b...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ubuntu server headless install (wifi only access) PI 3 B+
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Re: ubuntu server headless install (wifi only access) PI 3 B+

hey, am new to forum. my all usb and ethernet are not working for unknown reasons. ONLY WIFI, BLUETOOTH is working for connectivity so i wanted to install ubuntu server for ngnix or apache in future. how to preconfigure wifi for that? i am most likely to have ubuntu-pi-flavour install over only wif...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Help me to solve the problem on raspberry pi - mobile->Pi Wifi comms
Replies: 3
Views: 136

Re: Help me to solve the problem on raspberry pi - mobile->Pi Wifi comms

Willy chen wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:35 pm
Do you know any smartphone development environment software that supports wifi?
(in android)

Not really related to Raspberry Pi though:

https://developer.android.com/training/ ... wirelessly

https://developer.android.com/
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: I cant rotate my raspberry pi 3b 10.1 inch screen and touch together
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: I cant rotate my raspberry pi 3b 10.1 inch screen and touch together

I have tried using the config.txt in the end of the text i typed display_rotate=2 lcd_rotate=2 both i tried i can rotate the screen but my touch is going crazy in opposite direction. can anyone help me!!!!! You appear to have not included any information about your Screen or Raspberry Pi Model or O...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi 4 Thread - general discussion
Replies: 895
Views: 96295

Re: Raspberry Pi 4 Thread - general discussion

[Retropi On Raspberry Pi 4] Last month i bought two raspberry pi 4 RAM 4 Gb, in hope i can plays retro games. After long journey, i still cant play retro games on my raspberyy pi 4. COuld someone tell me why ?? The developers of Retropie have no relationship to RPF / RPT so it is not fair to compla...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Which Raspbian version is best for Pi3 Model B?
Replies: 5
Views: 267

Re: Which Raspbian version is best for Pi3 Model B?

Hi, I have a Pi3 Model B, purchased in 2016. Not used much at all. But now ready to make use of it. Which version of Raspbian should I be using? Do I upgrade to the latest version? I cannot find advice on the Pi.org pages, or elsewhere, advising recommended Raspbian for each model. I have upgraded ...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: armhf chromedriver-binary and chromium versions incompatible?
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Re: armhf chromedriver-binary and chromium versions incompatible?

I'm trying to build a bot for telegram in a raspberry pi 4. For that purpose I had to install python-telegram-bot that required an upgrade of chromium-browser and chromedriver dependencies from ChromeDriver 2.36 to chromedriver-binary==74.0.3729.157 using pip install chromedriver-binary==74.0.3729....
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi Desktop for PC and Mac
Topic: upgrade to new buster with rpi desktop on PC
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Re: upgrade to new buster with rpi desktop on PC

Is there a way to ' apt-get ' to upgrade Debitan stretch with Rpi Desktop to Debian buster with Rpi Desktop or do I have to download the new buster iso, burn this to a cd and then install this on to my old PC? Thanks for any tips https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/update-upgrade-debian-9-to-debian-10-bu...

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