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by Wyke
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Image management
Replies: 2
Views: 109

Re: Image management

Thanks...that is more or less the point I was at when it told me avtools was no longer available and to use mmfpeg.......and that is where I got lost .....

I will try the command you suggest again ...just in case.

Thanks again for your interest and support
by Wyke
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Image management
Replies: 2
Views: 109

Image management

Hi, me again, I have now got camera working and saving images to a directory. I tried to follow pi guidance notes about collecting stills together and running as a video file .....got stuck The avnc tool was not available so at command line I was advised to use ffmpeg ? ......that is as far as I got...
by Wyke
Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Config not saving
Replies: 8
Views: 319

Re: Config not saving

Thanks again for your guidance and I think I have made it ! I followed the link and did a sudo apt-get install vncserver Then downloaded the real VNC viewer to Mac ...and it works ...can’t believe it ! Thanks again for your support I am still not sure why I have to keep going in to config to sort th...
by Wyke
Tue Aug 20, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Config not saving
Replies: 8
Views: 319

Re: Config not saving

Ok thanks...I think I get the principle but not the practice..so this is what I did Was not sure from command line how to write a text file ...so I went into nano to try and do the hello in python. Saveda file as test 3. Py Would not work in python but I held on to principle and shut down and on reb...
by Wyke
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Config not saving
Replies: 8
Views: 319

Re: Config not saving

Many thanks for those who have posted positive comments and suggestions to help. As mentioned on other thread ...it is more how I discover the problem and resolve ...that I am interested in ...can anyone guide me as to how to learn if it is readonly ...or a partition problem Not too keen to reinstal...
by Wyke
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Config not saving
Replies: 8
Views: 319

Config not saving

I am still new to this. I am trying to connect via ssh using a VNC . I can get terminal command remotely but not though a desktop on my MacBook Pro. It was suggested I set a screen size ? ..but not sure why. Other issue could be I have to go into config each time to enable ssh and VNC ? Any ideas we...
by Wyke
Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Ok ...the raspberry works fine as a stand-alone...do I need to configure separately as a remote accessed item ?
Thanks
by Wyke
Sat Aug 17, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Thanks again for ideas and support.
I can access in ssh....
But when I try to use the VNC viewer downloaded onto Mac ...connection refused?
Any ideas welcome
by Wyke
Fri Aug 16, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

I notice to get a terminal connection from my Mac ...I have to switch on ssh and VNC in config each time I switch on pi ?
Do I need to close terminal connection to then use VNC viewer
Thanks again for your support
by Wyke
Fri Aug 16, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Thanks,
I have enabled ssh and VNC in config, installed viewer on Mac ....put in IP address...but told refused connection
Any ideas ?
Thanks
by Wyke
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

On MacBook Pro keeps saying
Connection to ...ipaddress....port 22 broken pipe
by Wyke
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Asks for hostname or IP address...tried up add and pi@raspberrypi User account lcalled pi@raspberry Friendly name was optional Group..saved desktops Gateway I used it address On fail ..the remote access software goes to ...just connecting...Xorg or Xvnc or VNC any or neutrinodo-any Asking for port N...
by Wyke
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Thanks
Followed advice and new password.
Now can get ssh active

On installing Microsoft remote access software on Mac ...can’t seem to connect.
Saying login info to session failed ...so not sure if configured the desktop details in the software on my Mac
by Wyke
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

If you can change password from config ......does that mean any hacker can do that ?
Thanks
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Asking for local host password will not work with raspberry......and I am reluctant to start changing passwords!!

I know the loops I have been in before with emails !,!
Thanks
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Thanks for reassuring me.
Is there anything else I can try to check my password?
Thanks
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Said yes ...and now a warning....permanently added ECDSA to list
Ssh dispatch run fatal connection to :: 1 port to 22 broken pipe



Oh dear what have I done .
Help
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

When I enable ssh local host reports authenticity can’t be established...then gives a long Elda’s fingerprint and asks if I want to continue y or no
Help !
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

Local host port : connection refused
Do I enable ssh first in config?
Thanks again
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

The Mac is connected to same router as the pi...I assume that means they are on same network?
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Re: Ssh from mac

It is latest operating system. ...did it 2 weeks ago.
It is a model B version 2 ....only has 2 USB ports

When I switch on the desktop comes up automatically...so I don’t actually have to enter user name and password?
Is there a way I can check this ?
Thanks
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Ssh from mac
Replies: 29
Views: 2380

Ssh from mac

Trying to follow a number of lines of enquiry and read some things from a 2017 post ..but still can’t get to pi remotely.
Keeps asking for the pi’s password ...and raspberry doesn’t work ..sure I have never changed it Any guidance welcome
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Python first program
Replies: 10
Views: 360

Re: Python first program

Read about directories ....grasped some of it but I still wonder if when I try to save the file in Nano...I am not in correct directory when try to run it in python?
Thanks Any instructions welcome
Thanks
by Wyke
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Python first program
Replies: 10
Views: 360

Re: Python first program

Tried several times Ctrl+o does not ask for y or n?
Any other ideas for me to get a python prog to work from terminal?
Thanks
by Wyke
Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Python first program
Replies: 10
Views: 360

Re: Python first program

Tried again...how do I get to directory with the file I have saved ?

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