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by pi_lover
Tue May 01, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Is Midori and Netsurf still maintained ?
Replies: 1
Views: 230

Is Midori and Netsurf still maintained ?

Hi,
I use MIdori and Netsurf on my Pi2.

Is Midori and Netsurf still maintained ?

Are they secure enough ?

Chromium is too slow.
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: Interference affecting RPi display

Yes I am going to buy a surge protector too.
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: Interference affecting RPi display

Okay I will buy one soon. Thanks a lot.
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: Interference affecting RPi display

Yes its the Pi with a weak power supply. It seems like you have just answered your own question. Get a better PSU. Preferably the official RPF power supply. I'll go out on a limb here and also guess that you aren't using a good surge protector. Get one of those as well (one with line filtering - I ...
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: Interference affecting RPi display

My bedroom is one room away meaning there is another room in between my bedroom and our kitchen. I have already tried moving the Pi to another bedroom and connected it to a LED TV. Same thing happened there too. Yes our kitchen has a straight fluorescent tube with a starter. Yes its the Pi with a we...
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: Interference affecting RPi display

Its just the display turning off. The Pi is not rebooting.
If any more information is needed please ask I will provide
them.
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: Interference affecting RPi display

Any ideas ?
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 28, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Interference affecting RPi display
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Interference affecting RPi display

Hi,
My Raspberry Pi 2 is sitting on my bedroom. The strange thing is when someone switches our kitchen's light on/off the display of
the Pi goes black for a second and comes back on.
Can anyone explain what's happening here ?
by pi_lover
Thu Apr 26, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Under-voltage detected
Replies: 3
Views: 15609

Re: Under-voltage detected

I when I run dmesg I see [58611.126996] Under-voltage detected! (0x00050005) [58665.207685] Voltage normalised (0x00000000) Can this damage the Pi by any chance ? Or is it harmless ? It is very unlikely to cause any damage to the hardware of the RPi board itself. But it is certainly not harmless: t...
by pi_lover
Thu Apr 26, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Under-voltage detected
Replies: 3
Views: 15609

Under-voltage detected

I when I run dmesg I see

[58611.126996] Under-voltage detected! (0x00050005)
[58665.207685] Voltage normalised (0x00000000)

Can this damage the Pi by any chance ? Or is it harmless ?
by pi_lover
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: How to disable screen blanking ?
Replies: 22
Views: 20357

Re: How to disable screen blanking ?

@klricks

Your solution worked. Thanks a lot.
by pi_lover
Tue Apr 24, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: How to disable screen blanking ?
Replies: 22
Views: 20357

Re: How to disable screen blanking ?

If I create a script with "xset s off" and run it will it work ?
by pi_lover
Tue Apr 24, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: How to disable screen blanking ?
Replies: 22
Views: 20357

Re: How to disable screen blanking ?

Yes I am using Noobs.

What exactly should I add to that /boot/config.txt?
by pi_lover
Tue Apr 24, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: How to disable screen blanking ?
Replies: 22
Views: 20357

How to disable screen blanking ?

Hi,
The screen goes dark after a period of inactivity ... How to stop this ?
by pi_lover
Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Which browser do you use ?
Replies: 20
Views: 11564

Re: Which browser do you use ?

I use Midori too but CPU usage stays high most of the time dunno why.
About m.faceboook.com, when I click on "More Stories" it just goes to the top of the page and no new feeds are loaded.
by pi_lover
Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Which browser do you use ?
Replies: 20
Views: 11564

Re: Which browser do you use ?

@Workpants
Thats awesome. No I can at least browse FB. Thanks a lot.
by pi_lover
Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Do you browse Facebook on your Pi ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1107

Re: Do you browse Facebook on your Pi ?

@RIchlion2

Yes you are totally correct FB is too heavy for a Pi.
Now that I use my Pi as my daily driver I miss FB a lot.
by pi_lover
Sun Apr 22, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Do you browse Facebook on your Pi ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1107

Do you browse Facebook on your Pi ?

Hi,

I am using Pi2. With Chromium Facebook is terribly slow and with other browsers like Midori the page is wrongly displayed I mean page is messed up.

Which browser do you use to browse Facebook ?
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: How to stream Youtube videos using youtube-dl and omxplayer ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2922

Re: How to stream Youtube videos using youtube-dl and omxplayer ?

@gkreidl

The following worked
$ omxplayer $(youtube-dl -g -f best https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqA7b4ba29o)


But it takes a long time to start the video.

I have downloaded youtube-dl directly from github.
by pi_lover
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:09 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: How to stream Youtube videos using youtube-dl and omxplayer ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2922

How to stream Youtube videos using youtube-dl and omxplayer ?

How to stream Youtube videos using youtube-dl and omxplayer ?

In the past I found a one line command that worked fine but now

cant find it anymore.
by pi_lover
Fri Apr 20, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Which browser do you use ?
Replies: 20
Views: 11564

Re: Which browser do you use ?

I am using Netsurf most of the time with

firejail --private option.
by pi_lover
Thu Apr 19, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to use SMPLAYER with omxplayer as backend ?
Replies: 2
Views: 430

Re: How to use SMPLAYER with omxplayer as backend ?

Please don't misunderstand but the fact is I dont install anything outside of the main repos. I guess I will have to manage without a GUI.
by pi_lover
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to use SMPLAYER with omxplayer as backend ?
Replies: 2
Views: 430

How to use SMPLAYER with omxplayer as backend ?

How to use SMPLAYER with omxplayer as backend ?

I have installed Smplayer and changed Multimedia Engine to /usr/bin/omxplayer.

Now, when I try to play video it says

Oops Something went wrong.

/usr/bin/omxplayer.bin: unrecognized option '--no-config'

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