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by MWW1977
Sat Apr 27, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Desktop for PC and Mac
Topic: Raspberry Pi Desktop not fully updateable!
Replies: 4
Views: 528

Re: Raspberry Pi Desktop not fully updateable!

I'm trying to install node.js and node is using Jessie for updates. While my Raspberry Pi Desktop is on Stretch indeed.
But I got no idea why.
by MWW1977
Thu Apr 25, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Desktop for PC and Mac
Topic: Raspberry Pi Desktop not fully updateable!
Replies: 4
Views: 528

Raspberry Pi Desktop not fully updateable!

Hi all, I recently installed Raspberry Pi Desktop on my old Acer Aspire One BK250 netbook and though it runs correct I get a failed notification when I want to update the system. I didn't mind the update failure because I want to use this setup to install the MagicMirror software and test different ...
by MWW1977
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: AIY Projects
Topic: google-oauthlib-tool not found
Replies: 1
Views: 870

google-oauthlib-tool not found

Hi everybody, yesterday evening I tryed to install the Google Assistant on my Pi 3B+ with the Seeed ReSpeaker 2-Mics Pi HAT and a fresh Rasbian Stretch full image installed on a 16GB card. I got the ReSpeaker up and running (sound and LED's) and I got a long way with the Google SDK but when I used t...
by MWW1977
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14
Replies: 11
Views: 3097

Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14

in what file should I change this?
by MWW1977
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14
Replies: 11
Views: 3097

Re: Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14

drgeoff wrote:
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:19 pm
Possibly wiringpi has not yet been updated to recognise a 3A+.
AAaaaaahhhhh crap! Just my luck! :shock: :shock: :shock:
Okay...then I will swap the sd card from my Pi 3A+ to my 3B+ tomorrow and check it again.
Hope that's the solution. Will report it tomorrow :D
by MWW1977
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14
Replies: 11
Views: 3097

Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14

Hi there, I'm trying to get a module for the MagicMirror to run on my Pi 3A+. This involves 2 HR-SC04 sensors and to connect them to the correct pins I want to run gpio readall . BUt on doin g that I get the notification: Oops - unable to determine board type... model:14 I already found similar item...
by MWW1977
Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Getting Domoticz data from pi zero to pi 3B+
Replies: 3
Views: 411

Re: Getting Domoticz data from pi zero to pi 3B+

Sound like a question that the Domoticz forum might be able to help you with. I use Domoticz and whilst I haven't used the feature myself, I know that you can install Domoticz on two devices and have one be the share with another. https://www.domoticz.com/wiki/Setting_up_Device_sharing Another meth...
by MWW1977
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Getting Domoticz data from pi zero to pi 3B+
Replies: 3
Views: 411

Getting Domoticz data from pi zero to pi 3B+

Hi all, I currently have a 3B+ setup with Domoticz to monitor my Xiaomi plantsensors. However I would like to use my Pi Zero W to monitor my plant while I use the Pi 3B+ for my SmartMIrror project. Normaly you would say: "use the SmartMirror Domoticz module to read out the plant sensors but the loca...
by MWW1977
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: Nederlands
Topic: Pi desktop via mijn Android smartphone?
Replies: 1
Views: 3118

Pi desktop via mijn Android smartphone?

Hallo mensen, op dit moment heb ik een Pi 3B+ thuis draaien waar ik middels Domoticz mijn planten monitor. Middels de Android app "JuiceSSH" kan ik verbinding maken met de Pi, maar dat is alleen de command line. Daar ik nog niet heel bedreven ben met de commando's zou ik ook graag de desktop willen ...
by MWW1977
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: newbie question: Raspberry logo on start-up
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: newbie question: Raspberry logo on start-up

Aaahhhh... Thanks!
Cleared that piece of the puzzle for me! :D
by MWW1977
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: no wifi and crappy touchscreen after update
Replies: 3
Views: 622

Re: no wifi and crappy touchscreen after update

Not that I know. In the version setup from 2018-05 It always worked in landscape mode.
I did not change the setting on that part after the update.
by MWW1977
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: newbie question: Raspberry logo on start-up
Replies: 2
Views: 234

newbie question: Raspberry logo on start-up

Hi all, I already have a Pi 2B, a Pi 3B+ and since a week a Pi zero W. This morning I powered up the Zero for the first time to get it ready for domoticz so I can monitor my plants. This way my Pi 3B+ will be free agian so I can continue with my smartmirror project. However.... On booting the zero I...
by MWW1977
Sat Nov 03, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: no wifi and crappy touchscreen after update
Replies: 3
Views: 622

no wifi and crappy touchscreen after update

Hi all, tonight I wanted to install Domoticz to read the Xiaomi flower sensor. So I powered up my Pi 2 and checked if everything was working. And because my Rasbian version was from 2018-04-18 I thought "I'd better update my Pi first". So I did.... yet...when the Pi had powered up again I had no wif...
by MWW1977
Wed Apr 13, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: Official Foundation Display
Topic: Rasbian Settings window partialy outside screen
Replies: 1
Views: 441

Rasbian Settings window partialy outside screen

Hi guys, I just found out that not everything from Rasbian is being "scaled back" in order to fit inside the screens resolution. I was looking for a possibility to change the screensaver time of Raspbian under setting. But as the settings window was opened I could not get all the way down to the bot...
by MWW1977
Wed Apr 13, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: Official Foundation Display
Topic: Voltage or Amp problem??
Replies: 7
Views: 2097

Re: Voltage or Amp problem??

Thanks for pointing it out like that Cancelor. I suspected something like that but I'm a civil engineer not an electrician. :mrgreen: And indeed...I don't want smoke comming of my Pi. :D So to som it up: If you take a ... let's say 5V 10A power supply the Pi would just be fine. I can get more juice ...
by MWW1977
Wed Apr 13, 2016 9:18 am
Forum: Official Foundation Display
Topic: Voltage or Amp problem??
Replies: 7
Views: 2097

Re: Voltage or Amp problem??

Hi RaTTuS, thanks for your answer. I have connected the Pi to the driverboard with the jumpercables that came with the pi screen. But I'll go and hook up that kids adapter to the Pi screen tonight and see if that does the trick. ;) My goal is to build a magic mirror that standard shows weather forec...
by MWW1977
Wed Apr 13, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: Official Foundation Display
Topic: Voltage or Amp problem??
Replies: 7
Views: 2097

Re: Voltage or Amp problem??

Update: just found out when the Pi is showing the message: I didn't have the Wifi dongel connect just a few minutes ago. In the moment I've powered the Pi 2 and screen with a 4000Mah powerbackup for my phone. (I just wanted to test how that would work :D ) it has 2 USB out ports a 1A and an 2.1A. I ...
by MWW1977
Wed Apr 13, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: Official Foundation Display
Topic: Voltage or Amp problem??
Replies: 7
Views: 2097

Voltage or Amp problem??

Hi everybody, Yesterday I go my original Pi screen and installed it right away. :D I have Rasbian Jessie running and I'm using a 5-10V 2A power supply....and yet I get the flashing square in the upper right hand corner indecating not enough juice. Is that a Voltage problem or a Amp problem? I do hav...
by MWW1977
Fri Mar 25, 2016 8:56 am
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: Need help: want my Android device as WIRELESS screen for Pi2
Replies: 5
Views: 1242

Re: Need help: want my Android device as WIRELESS screen for

And Fruitoftheloom, indeed I'm on the same network. My home network. But I also bought the TP-LINK TL-WR802N 300Mbps nano router for when I'm on vacation or in the car. The reason why I would like to have this all wireles is so my kids can play Minecraft PE on there tablets via the Minecraft PE serv...
by MWW1977
Fri Mar 25, 2016 8:50 am
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: Need help: want my Android device as WIRELESS screen for Pi2
Replies: 5
Views: 1242

Re: Need help: want my Android device as WIRELESS screen for

Hi guys, thanks for your reply....but I'm a bit puzzled now. The link in my first post also handels vnc. In step 4 he's showing how to install x11vnc on the pi. But still he uses a USB cable for the data transfer. That's way I wanted to know if there is a tutorial out there that shows me how to do t...
by MWW1977
Thu Mar 24, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: Interfacing (DSI, CSI, I2C, etc.)
Topic: Need help: want my Android device as WIRELESS screen for Pi2
Replies: 5
Views: 1242

Need help: want my Android device as WIRELESS screen for Pi2

Hi you all, I want to know if it is even possible to have my Android tablet as a wireless screen and virtual keyboard for my Pi 2. I have found a lot of tutorials (and most of them are a few years old!) on how to connect a Android tablet via a USB cable to a Pi but I want it to be truely wireless. T...
by MWW1977
Wed Mar 09, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Is there a Pi Minecraft PE server that actually works?
Replies: 5
Views: 11035

Re: Is there a Pi Minecraft PE server that actually works?

Hello Darren, I've got the same problem! :D My kids just started minecraft PE a few weeks ago and like you I told my kids I'll try to setup a minecraft server on my Pi2. I'm also using the PocketmineMP software but I'm getting errors aswell. I keep running in the PHP7 story and indeed the fact that ...
by MWW1977
Mon Feb 22, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 2 model B memory expantion?
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

Re: Pi 2 model B memory expantion?

Ah...got it!
Thanks for you help! ;)
by MWW1977
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:50 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 2 model B memory expantion?
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

Re: Pi 2 model B memory expantion?

Thanks for your fast replay rpdom! :D That's not what I was hoping for but I'll have to make the best of it then. ;) About that file swapping: you say that it is slow. Did you mean file swapping is slow it's not recommended or using a USB memory stick/HDD is slow that way but swapping on the micro S...
by MWW1977
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi 2 model B memory expantion?
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

Pi 2 model B memory expantion?

Hi you all, I'm going to try and build a minecraft server from my Pi 2 model B so my sons can play minecraft with there friends in there own world. I found some good tutorials to do this so no help needed on that part....yet! :D However....as I read posts in multiple forums about this I keep comming...

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