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by danielverza
Tue Sep 18, 2012 12:40 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Latest Order and Shipping update from RS & Allied
Replies: 209
Views: 46769

Re: Latest Order and Shipping update from RS & Allied

Hi all. I ordered a Pi on RS website ( last month ), and my order ref. number is something like 101017XXXX :shock: I see the guy above that have ordered in June, has the ref. numbre 98XXX ! More than 4 months to have my parcel is unacceptable :| I ask for your opinion, should I cancel my order and ...
by danielverza
Mon Sep 17, 2012 3:49 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Latest Order and Shipping update from RS & Allied
Replies: 209
Views: 46769

Re: Latest Order and Shipping update from RS & Allied

New development... This is what I got from RS today: Good Morning Daniel, Apologies for the delayed response to your query, but as your order has been taken for dispatch I’m afraid we cannot cancel your order. With regards to your Raspberry Pi order, we send a dispatch notice to the email account re...
by danielverza
Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: Português
Topic: hub usb no brasil
Replies: 5
Views: 1384

Re: hub usb no brasil

Balão da Informática é FRIA !!!

Já tive até que processá-los para receber de volta o dinheiro de um monitor que comprei e não entregaram...

E conheço muitos outros que tiveram problemas tb....

Fuja deles !!
by danielverza
Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Latest Order and Shipping update from RS & Allied
Replies: 209
Views: 46769

Re: Latest Order and Shipping update from RS & Allied

Sorry RS but enough is enough ! Just canceled my order. I ordered on June 22 and the reference number was 100414. Lead time was estimeted to 10 weeks. Since I chose to use PayPal the total amount (USD 43.02) was deducted from my account immediately. After that.... nothing! No contact, no e-mails, no...
by danielverza
Fri Aug 10, 2012 5:29 am
Forum: Staffroom, classroom and projects
Topic: Slashdot: How Many of You Actually Use Math?
Replies: 7
Views: 1650

Slashdot: How Many of You Actually Use Math?

Found this atrocity in /. http://ask.slashdot.org/story/12/08/09/1549240/ask-slashdot-how-many-of-you-actually-use-math "I'm a high school student who is interested in a career in a computer science or game development related position. I've been told by teachers and parents that math classes are a ...
by danielverza
Fri Apr 13, 2012 12:06 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: forum format on mobile
Replies: 4
Views: 994

Re: forum format on mobile

Looks fine on my Xperia (android 2.3.4)
by danielverza
Wed Apr 11, 2012 9:58 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Greetings from standalone Raspberry Pi
Replies: 33
Views: 7445

Re: Greetings from standalone Raspberry Pi

I'm also not sure what the OP intended with this topic !

I'm guessing he's trying to say he has cross-compiled a basic Slitaz to run on the Pi (on ARMv6 at least)

@alanyih: You *really* need to work on your communication skills !
by danielverza
Wed Apr 11, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: self downloading an sd-card image from a server and writing it to new card
Replies: 20
Views: 4075

Re: self downloading an sd-card image from a server and writing it to new card

<t>No offense here, but I think this is completely unnecessary.<br/> <br/> Considering the scenario you presented, if the person has absolutely no access to a computer (which I believe to be unlikely) then this person will probably also not have an SD card lying around and will have to buy one to us...
by danielverza
Tue Apr 10, 2012 5:28 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Problem to burn gparted-live ISO Image on CD/DVD under Win XP ImgBurner
Replies: 18
Views: 3654

Re: Problem to burn gparted-live ISO Image on CD/DVD under Win XP ImgBurner

<t>You need to download the *ISO* file, not the ZIP<br/> <br/> Here's a direct link to it:  gparted-live-0.12.0-5.iso<br/> <br/> Then, on ImgBurn, use the top-left option (Write image file to disk).<br/> <br/> Note: you can check the integrity of the downloaded file using MD5. This is the checksum f...
by danielverza
Sun Mar 25, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: I'll probably decline my RPi Farnell order
Replies: 34
Views: 7204

Re: I'll probably decline my RPi Farnell order

<t>Morgaine said: <br/> <br/> <br/> There are plenty of reasons not to get an Rpi, just like there are plenty of reasons to get one.  The decision to buy is correct when the device matches your requirements, and otherwise it"s not the right decision, regardless of hype.<br/> <br/> Both the reasons f...
by danielverza
Sat Mar 24, 2012 3:37 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: What Liz is going to spend all the foundation money on (not shoes)
Replies: 13
Views: 2307

Re: What Liz is going to spend all the foundation money on (not shoes)

I may be wrong but I believe that, at this point in time, "all the foundation money" accounts to a negative value !!
by danielverza
Fri Mar 23, 2012 2:56 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: In SPDIF protocol, what is the sifnificance of BMW inputs
Replies: 4
Views: 1366

Re: In SPDIF protocol, what is the sifnificance of BMW inputs

jitendra5669 said:


In SPDIF protocol, what is the sifnificance of BMW inputs


I have no idea, but if I had to guess I'd say it's a german-made really nice and fast input !!

by danielverza
Thu Mar 22, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: I'll probably decline my RPi Farnell order
Replies: 34
Views: 7204

Re: I'll probably decline my RPi Farnell order

<t>mobeyduck said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Just ignore this troll you don't want apple it may sound sweet but it burns your intestines.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> I think maybe they *do* want Apple.<br/> <br/> In fact, I believe that everyone who's not *completely sure* they want a Raspberry Pi should go ahea...
by danielverza
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:58 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Would like to hear Liz's opinion on this
Replies: 14
Views: 3308

Re: Would like to hear Liz's opinion on this

Found this on Gizmodo...  Seems interesting...

http://gizmodo.com/5893474/car.....tricks-day

What do YOU think ??  Is it worth the trouble ??
by danielverza
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:38 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Discussions about Raspberry Pi are NOT off topic!
Replies: 29
Views: 4940

Re: Discussions about Raspberry Pi are NOT off topic!

<t>Jessie said: <br/> <br/> <br/> You don't get to decide what is appropreate and what isn't around here.<br/> <br/> <br/> Perfect !   I would have said that 15 posts before….<br/> <br/> This topic is great proof of how the Mods here are polite and forgiving !  If some people can't understand this, ...
by danielverza
Fri Mar 16, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Exactly what is a Pi?
Replies: 65
Views: 11194

Re: Exactly what is a Pi?

Smartybones said:


... of a certain age ...



HEY !  Who are you calling... Wait... Nevermind !

by danielverza
Fri Mar 16, 2012 3:20 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Windows CE 6
Replies: 37
Views: 11571

Re: Windows CE 6

<t><br/> DISCLAIMER<br/> <br/> Some things should be clarified for the newbies about Windows CE:<br/> <br/> It's NOT Windows (as you know it).<br/> <br/> It won't run any "for windows" software.<br/> <br/> It just looks like something between Windows 3.11 and Windows 95.<br/> <br/> <br/> Aside from ...
by danielverza
Fri Mar 16, 2012 2:25 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: SD Card Benchmarks
Replies: 301
Views: 292119

Re: SD Card Benchmarks

<t>I'm seeing different results for the same card in different readers.<br/> <br/> Take a look:<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> These are both from the same card (a very old 2GB Sandisk Ultra II) on different laptops.<br/> <br/> I have repeated the operation several times with different cards and...
by danielverza
Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:04 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Exactly what is a Pi?
Replies: 65
Views: 11194

Re: Exactly what is a Pi?

<t>Whoa !!  Deep Thought himself !!!<br/> <br/> Deep Thought said: <br/> <br/> <br/> After ten million years of waiting for RS and Farnell to send them out to customers, however, the Earth is almost certain to be destroyed by Vogons five minutes before they are delivered…<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Pric...
by danielverza
Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:56 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Exactly what is a Pi?
Replies: 65
Views: 11194

Re: Exactly what is a Pi?

<r>And the forum's newbie section should be called: "Don't Panic!"<br/> <br/> @Morgaine: are you the same person who wrote this:<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://profiles.google.com/morgaine.dinova/posts/RHZMDDKs3V5"><LINK_TEXT text="https://profiles.google.com/morgaine.di ... HZMDDKs3V5">https://profil...
by danielverza
Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Exactly what is a Pi?
Replies: 65
Views: 11194

Re: Exactly what is a Pi?

<t>Smartybones said: <br/> <br/> <br/> we need to call it something….<br/> <br/> how about a omnifleximinicomputationaltutoringclientserver device?<br/> <br/> <br/> Right…<br/> <br/> Then we can use it to calculate The Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything.<br/> <br/> (should we ad...

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