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by lashturner
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: HATs and other add-ons
Topic: sh: can't access tty; job control turned off [solved]
Replies: 19
Views: 42909

Re: sh: can't access tty; job control turned off [solved]

I already fixed error and posted it on youtube under lashturer.
by lashturner
Tue May 23, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: AIY Projects
Topic: aiy project
Replies: 1
Views: 558

Re: aiy project

finally ent to aiy google web site and got my aiy project to work by following instructions from there.
by lashturner
Sun May 21, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: AIY Projects
Topic: aiy project
Replies: 1
Views: 558

aiy project

I have tried twice and even reinstalled OS but only got as far as step 14. I start dev terminal and enter src/main.py and get you need client secrets to use the Assistant ApI etc but I have that in file at /home/pi.
by lashturner
Sun Mar 19, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: Code Help Please?
Replies: 9
Views: 1500

Re: Code Help Please?

I have been using the code examples in the PDF book Invent With Python at http://inventwithpython.com/chapter9.html and have had trouble trying to get the Hangman game to run. When I check the code within Rasbian's IDLE3, I get the following message : Syntax Error Invalid Character in Identifier Al...
by lashturner
Thu Mar 09, 2017 3:49 am
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Media Centre On Pi Zero W
Replies: 10
Views: 9906

Re: Media Centre On Pi Zero W

I have pixel on usb currently using now The following packages have unmet dependencies: kodi : Depends: kodi-bin (>= 2:15.2-2~jessie) but it is not installable Depends: kodi-bin (< 2:15.2-2~jessie.1~) but it is not installable Depends: libshairplay0 but it is not installable Depends: libcec3 but it ...
by lashturner
Tue May 17, 2016 4:57 am
Forum: HATs and other add-ons
Topic: Phat's for Pi Zero
Replies: 19
Views: 6085

Re: Phat's for Pi Zero

I have the examples for scroll phat for my pi zero but want to know how to change weather to Los Angeles area or even better my city in California to get weather on scroll phat not UK weather. Please just give me what to type on lines to change.
by lashturner
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: PiZero Roadmap
Replies: 159
Views: 64455

Re: PiZero Roadmap

Probably a 1.2ghz quad core would be nice and more ram. Also they should be able to use larger Microsd or allow that new 314gb hard drive. A quick update. Raspberry PI Zero production is restarting in Wales next Monday after a hiatus to allow us to focus on Raspberry Pi 3 (a million units built and...
by lashturner
Mon Mar 14, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Installing a 3.5 inch Waveshare LCD with Raspberry Pi3
Replies: 54
Views: 72532

Re: Installing a 3.5 inch Waveshare LCD with Raspberry Pi3

I am going to try this later today and see if I can get my 3.5" lcd working. Took me some time to get my 5" lcd with hdmi working and I had to do video on how I got it working so I could remember how.
by lashturner
Wed Mar 02, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Q&A thread
Replies: 457
Views: 210522

Re: The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Q&A thread

I am wondering what would the difference in price if a cortex A72 could have been used instead of A53 as I was curious about soc and was trying to gain some knowledge on processors. I was just looking up the Cortex A53 and saw there were newer ones on wiki. Wish I had learned this 40 yrs ago when I ...
by lashturner
Wed Feb 24, 2016 6:48 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

sent photo to raspberry pi facebook page of my fixed pi still haven't figured out the touch aspect but will in time I hope.
by lashturner
Wed Feb 24, 2016 3:22 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

I DON'T BELIEVE IT!!!!! I FIXED IT!!!!! IT WORKS!!!!!! I fixed the sh: can't access tty; job control turned off. And I fixed screen size for my 5" uniker lcd screen!!! I am besides myself. I had wanted to send back but now I have to write Allied Electronics and tell them problem was solved. Thank you
by lashturner
Mon Feb 22, 2016 9:59 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

When I use sudo nano /boot/config.txt then follow all directions and close changes don't save still. I need instructions on how to save changes.
by lashturner
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:57 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

I did that first.
by lashturner
Sun Feb 21, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

instructions for setting up screen size does not save. when I close file: /boot/config.txt screen does not change after reboot and when I go back to boot config.txt it is back to original settings. not changed to 800 480 60 0 0 0 like the diagram says. What am I doing wrong?
by lashturner
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

So in terminal do I type Sudo apt- get install unrar_free
by lashturner
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:17 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

I will try to install unrar when I get home from work this morning.
by lashturner
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

Re: 5" lcd touchscreen setup

No it will still boot into safe mode. I'd like to take it to someone nearby if there is anyone familiar here in Southern California.
by lashturner
Tue Feb 09, 2016 3:10 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Superbowl Halftime stage
Replies: 0
Views: 440

Superbowl Halftime stage

I was watching the halftime performance at the Superbowl here in USA yesterday Feb. 7, 2016 and was thinking that the screen stage might have been able to have been done by a Raspberry pi. What do you think?
by lashturner
Tue Feb 09, 2016 1:49 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: 5" lcd touchscreen setup
Replies: 12
Views: 1586

5" lcd touchscreen setup

I tried to install drivers for 5" lcd touchscreen and it asked "select an application to open "RAR archive" files. I don't know what to open it with. it is a uniker 5" lcd screen. I have it on my pi zero because I still haven't been able to fix pi 2 because of sh: can't access tty; job control turne...
by lashturner
Sat Feb 06, 2016 5:58 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Safe mode
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Safe mode

I am going to try using sd card in usb reader in other pc in other room that has Ubuntu newest version and see if I can access the recovery cmnline on it.
by lashturner
Sat Feb 06, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Safe mode
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Safe mode

can't open recoverycommandline with windows 7 ask for program to open with
by lashturner
Sat Feb 06, 2016 5:04 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Safe mode
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Safe mode

Yes my home pc that I am using now does have multiple size card reader and usb also.
by lashturner
Sat Feb 06, 2016 3:24 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Safe mode
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Safe mode

I will try when I get home from work. The only other computer I have is a zero and my home pc I don't know how to access that from sd card.
by lashturner
Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Safe mode
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Safe mode

yes using Noobs but didn't yet install software for screen. Don't know how to get from sh to config.txt to put in disablesafemode.
DirkS wrote:What OS and version?
Using Noobs?
Did you install any software to get the screen working?
Do you get the msg when the screen is not attached?
by lashturner
Sat Feb 06, 2016 10:20 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Safe mode
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Safe mode

I bought a new 5 inch LCD touch screen and put it on my pi b. Now I get sh: can't access try; job control off I am new and need to be walked through the fix.

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