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by fruitoftheloom
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Windows 10 for IoT
Topic: How to Install Microsoft windows 10 IOT on Raspberry PI 4 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: How to Install Microsoft windows 10 IOT on Raspberry PI 4 ?

NBHD0720 wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 5:20 am
Hello All,
How to Install Microsoft windows 10 IOT on Raspberry PI 4 ? and It's possible?
Thanks

You need to ask Microsoft via their Forum what their plans are, as they are solely responsible for development:

https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/forum ... WindowsIoT
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Dec 13, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Failing to configure wifi adapter with Pi2
Replies: 9
Views: 106

Re: Failing to configure wifi adapter with Pi2

If it really is that difficult to set up the wifi adapter, then I need a tutorial that takes me through everything step-by-step, as that forum post doesn't quite do so. Posts by Mr Engman have drivers for the majority of Wireless Drivers, has a script will will find them, see https://www.raspberryp...
by fruitoftheloom
Fri Dec 13, 2019 4:46 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry pi zero w
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Re: Raspberry pi zero w

pitbulltrainer10 wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 4:01 am
I'm just curious if you can watch movies and TV shows on the raspberry pi zero w

LibreElec Operating System:

https://libreelec.tv/about/

Though to watch TV you will need a TV Tuner / TVHeadEnd:

https://kodi.wiki/view/Tvheadend
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New Pi 4B as a laptop - questions plz
Replies: 10
Views: 292

Re: New Pi 4B as a laptop - questions plz

Using 10" LCD, What brand small keyboard will fit in small form factor laptop made 3D? ------------ Also, any news on upgrade of USB on Raspberry Pi keyboard to USB 3.0 or 3.1 any time soon? Also, there is an M.2 NVME HAT MADE FOR ROCK PI 4. Will Raspberry Pi Foundation make that M.2 NVME HAT compa...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Dec 12, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: [Solved] Annoying feature of 'apt-get uprgade'
Replies: 42
Views: 1122

Re: Annoying feature of 'apt-get uprgade'

But if 'apt' simply overwrites user modified configuration files, or if it doesn't, doesn't offer a choice, that's potentially more problematic than the issue with 'apt-get', arguably even less fit for purpose. I think apt overwrites config files only when they have not been changed by the user. Ot...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Dec 12, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Broke r46
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Broke r46

Hey all, Yesterday I ruined r46 on the rpi 3b with a screwdriver when tightening it in a case. Now my octoprint cant autodetect serial port anymore. Can someone confirm that R46 has something tot do with USB connections? Best regards justinn Seems to be lots of posts from newbies about wanting to k...
by fruitoftheloom
Thu Dec 12, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi Zero W Discontinued?
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Re: Raspberry Pi Zero W Discontinued?

Hello, I recently noticed that a lot of resellers run out of stock and are not able to restock the raspberry pi zero w. I looked for alternatives but the pi zero w just seems to be a perfect fit for my purposes but I am afraid that it will be discontinued and I waste time when focusing on the platt...
by fruitoftheloom
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: [Solved] Annoying feature of 'apt-get uprgade'
Replies: 42
Views: 1122

Re: Annoying feature of 'apt-get uprgade'

Well that's annoying ... 'sudo apt-get upgrade' ... Installing new version of config file /etc/xdg/lxpanel/LXDE-pi/panels/panel ... Configuration file '/etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart' ==> Modified (by you or by a script) since installation. ==> Package distributor has shipped an updated versi...
by fruitoftheloom
Tue Dec 10, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Good case for Pi 4 that is backwards compatible with Pi 3?
Replies: 7
Views: 263

Re: Good case for Pi 4 that is backwards compatible with Pi 3?

Jason_25 wrote:
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:58 pm
I have noticed that several Pi 4 cases say they are meant for the Pi 4 only. Is there a case with good cooling for Pi 4 that also works with Pi 3? I would prefer to use the same type of case for everything I do.

The 3B / B+ and 4B have differing board layouts !
by fruitoftheloom
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry pi 4 not working on 16:9 aspcet ratio
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: Raspberry pi 4 not working on 16:9 aspcet ratio

Hi I'm currently having a problem with my new Raspberry pi 4 where every time I start it up I get blue and green lines across the screen until I get to the desktop view where the blue lines change to dots. They only seem to be appearing in spots that are supposed to be black. To fix this I have to ...
by fruitoftheloom
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Manufacturer categorization on product list
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: Manufacturer categorization on product list

Pis don't work that way. There is a single design for each revision of each model and--so long as you are talking about actual Raspberry Pis--all are done by Raspberry Pi Trading (Ltd) for the Raspberry Pi Foundation. If you search for it, you will out how to decode some of the identifying number t...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: poptrayminus install probs
Replies: 2
Views: 103

Re: poptrayminus install probs

I use poptrayminus on my Kubuntu system at home - -it's the most useful utility I have - but here in a rest-home I'm trying to get my Pi 3B up to speed. poptrayminus_1.2_all.deb tries to install when double-clicked, but complains that a package is missing. Very informative, NOT! Okay, open a termin...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How does the Raspberry Pi work?
Replies: 17
Views: 483

Re: How does the Raspberry Pi work?

youngdawg wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 5:55 pm
How does the Raspberry Pi work?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raspberry_Pi


Is this related to your other post ??

https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/view ... 8#p1576988
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: STICKY: Raspbian 'Buster' 2019-06-20 / 07-10
Replies: 139
Views: 41702

Re: STICKY: Raspbian 'Buster' 2019-06-20 / 07-10

Add another voice to the choir.. I've tried to manually install the latest HPLIP from sources but after a ton of succesfully compiled sources it complains about not finding some pre-built binaries to go with them. I'm guessing the problem is with the architecture. Thanks to anyone looking into this...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: VNC - Pi's do not appear in team
Replies: 12
Views: 1541

Re: VNC - Pi's do not appear in team

yes.. sorry for lat answer.. and the solution for this post.. for future users that have the same problem, not showing the raspberry in team computers in order to access them from anywhere: from raspberry interface, open vnc server (its near bluetooth icon), in the menu (right corner) choose Licens...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: VNC - Pi's do not appear in team
Replies: 12
Views: 1541

Re: VNC - Pi's do not appear in team

reinstalling the phone app have nothing to do whit the vnc server that is installed on a device. it will only update the address book and team if there already items in there on other device. i dont understand why some user bother to answer with general things without knowing what is the question a...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: STICKY: Raspbian 'Buster' 2019-06-20 / 07-10
Replies: 139
Views: 41702

Re: STICKY: Raspbian 'Buster' 2019-06-20 / 07-10

I second wpballa1's request. It's been frustrating trying to get HPLIP to install. I get an error message about Debian10.1 not being supported. Add another voice to the choir.. I've tried to manually install the latest HPLIP from sources but after a ton of succesfully compiled sources it complains ...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: [SOLVED] HPLIP for Buster
Replies: 6
Views: 340

Re: [SOLVED] HPLIP for Buster

Does this apply to the RPI 4B as well? Thanks My post above applies to Raspbian Operating System with Desktop running on any Raspberry Pi SBC. Though always undertake a full update of Raspbian first: sudo apt update sudo apt full-upgrade sudo reboot You should have hplip version 3.18.12 from Raspbi...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Chromium 78 available for testing
Replies: 8
Views: 388

Re: Chromium 78 available for testing

If you would like to try it, edit /etc/apt/sources.list.d/raspi.list and add 'untested' to the line 'deb' line so that it looks like this: deb http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/ buster main ui untested If you don't have "ui" in there, that's okay. Then update and upgrade as usual: sudo apt upda...
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi3 sd card
Replies: 10
Views: 214

Re: Pi3 sd card

Affleck001 wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 11:27 am
Thank you for the reply, after having read this guide i am thinking i may have a bad sd card. What i was looking at was burning a 128gb front end image on to an sd card

What exactly is a ""128gb front end image"" ??
by fruitoftheloom
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Plex Or emby or Kodi for the rasberry Pi
Replies: 3
Views: 948

Re: Plex Or emby or Kodi for the rasberry Pi

hydra3333 wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:27 am
default_user8 wrote:
Fri Mar 29, 2019 1:30 am
OSMC is almost dead
Wow !

Thanks for the info.

FUD, OSMC is still alive, though as yet not supporting the 4B:

https://osmc.tv/blog/
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Dec 08, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi Zero W multi purchases
Replies: 14
Views: 576

Re: Pi Zero W multi purchases

Hi, Can we change the policy on the Pi Zero Ws already? I know it's been mentioned that the Pi foundation tried preventing mass purchases, and high profits on other sites. I would imagine the Pi foundation by now has a large enough stock, and the people who really NEEDED a Pi 0 W have one. Reason b...
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Dec 08, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi Zero W multi purchases
Replies: 14
Views: 576

Re: Pi Zero W multi purchases

If the price of RPI0 on the Raspberry Pi website is lower than the prices you will see on the other stores then what is the point of purchasing RPI0 computers for around $15 each or over $25 for the starter kit when you can purchase the RPI0 for $5 - $10 on the Adafruit website, I know other websit...
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Dec 08, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Kali linux Raspberry pi 3 b+
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Re: Kali linux Raspberry pi 3 b+

Polo Nord wrote:
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:27 pm
Hi everyone I have a raspberry pi 3b+ when i try to install kali linux the boot fase stop at this point (sorry for bad quality) Immagine.jpg
If someone is able to help me I will be grateful

Kali Linux offer support for their Software:

https://forums.kali.org/
by fruitoftheloom
Sun Dec 08, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Remove Kano OS
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Re: Remove Kano OS

I have the Kano OS which runs off of the raspberry pi 3, and I am looking to remove it but I can not find anything. I am also trying to install Arch Linux If you just write a new Operating System it should overwrite anything on the SD Card: https://archlinuxarm.org/platforms/armv8/broadcom/raspberr...

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