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by niftyshellsuit
Sun May 06, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: User groups and events
Topic: The South Yorkshire Pi Group
Replies: 53
Views: 10325

Re: The South Yorkshire Pi Group

<t>I'm in Lincoln so not too far away.<br/> <br/> I came here this evening to try and see if there was any interest in a group somewhere near me but you might have beaten me to it!<br/> <br/> I can do weekend meetups for definite, weeknights not so much as I would have to drive and I only passed my ...
by niftyshellsuit
Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.
Replies: 23
Views: 8466

Re: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.

Got to work today having left the Pi on overnight and it was gone

So it must not be a power issue. Back to the drawing board.

n3tw0rk5, if you find a solution please be kind and share! Sounds like we are having the same problem...
by niftyshellsuit
Wed Apr 25, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.
Replies: 23
Views: 8466

Re: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.

<t>Borrowed a multimeter and wow, there's some wildly different results!<br/> <br/> They went from the cheap cable with the Belkin plug (I bought specially for the Pi, grr) which fluctuated wildly between 3.86 and 4.46. This is the combo it was running on originally before I swapped the cable..<br/>...
by niftyshellsuit
Wed Apr 25, 2012 9:03 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.
Replies: 23
Views: 8466

Re: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.

<t>Thanks for all your comments  - I don't know much about this stuff so it's a bit of a learning curve trying to get it all right!<br/> <br/> I am beginning to think it is software rather than hardware, but I am still suspicious as it did last much better with a different cable... I have myself a m...
by niftyshellsuit
Tue Apr 24, 2012 4:00 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.
Replies: 23
Views: 8466

Re: A word of warning on using cheap Micro USB cables.

<t>So my Pi runs for a few hours, then disappears, no display, no access vis SSH, nothing.<br/> <br/> I swapped out the micro usb cable to the one that came with my phone and that improved it, but it still gave up by the following day.<br/> <br/> I think the problem must be shoddy cables. I research...
by niftyshellsuit
Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Debian
Topic: Debian ARM on Raspberry Pi
Replies: 135
Views: 60898

Re: Debian ARM on Raspberry Pi

<t>NeilNjae said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Oh, in case anyone"s interested, there seems to be a bug in the Apache2 package installer that doesn"t add the www-data group for the www-data (Apache) user. Fix it with<br/> <br/> <br/> $ sudo groupadd www-data<br/> <br/> $ sudo usermod -a -G www-data www-data<br...

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