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by Mezo
Wed Jan 30, 2013 10:09 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Concept for a case
Replies: 121
Views: 71602

Re: Concept for a case

Not everyone can afford a Ferrari, some have to make do with a Lada (lego) :lol:

Mezo..
by Mezo
Thu Nov 01, 2012 7:26 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Windows Emulator
Replies: 9
Views: 3677

Re: Windows Emulator

Filezilla, used it on MS now use it on Linux, exact same thing & the best FTP by far.

Do yourself a flavour & forget MS.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Sun Oct 21, 2012 7:29 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Touchscreens for Raspberry Pi
Replies: 105
Views: 178694

Re: Touchscreens for Raspberry Pi

Touch screens are notoriously expensive, why not just buy a $10 Chinese touch screen overlay? they sell them on ebay & you just plug them in via USB,

After all like a previous poster said "its only resistive film overlay" that you can put on any old monitor.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Sun Oct 21, 2012 6:45 am
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: Use Pi to drive large electric motor...
Replies: 8
Views: 4460

Re: Use Pi to drive large electric motor...

What Dilligaf said, garage door opener is the quickest & easiest way (and safest) On the unit itself there are two low voltage terminal screws to allow you to wire a push button rather than using the remote, all you would need to get the board to do is operate a closed LV circuit, simple. One press ...
by Mezo
Sun Oct 07, 2012 7:22 am
Forum: Automation, sensing and robotics
Topic: rivendell radio automation
Replies: 7
Views: 4406

Re: rivendell radio automation

I know what he`s up to ;)

http://www.rivendellaudio.org/

I was thinking the same thing & that`s how i found this thread (Google search).

Mezo.
by Mezo
Sun Feb 26, 2012 7:18 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Mobile site updated to look prettier and work better
Replies: 31
Views: 4964

Re: Mobile site updated to look prettier and work better

Tapatalk, its just so much easier & its half hour of admins time to instal it.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Thu Feb 09, 2012 5:23 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper
Replies: 27
Views: 12401

Re: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper

Have to do this later, sorry it looked crap, needs touching up more & im flat out with other stuff, weekends is good for me.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Tue Feb 07, 2012 11:24 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper
Replies: 27
Views: 12401

Re: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper

Yes i see that, OK when i some spare time (possibly tonight) ill fix that.

The frame i put that in to was slightly to small, i forgot about the shadow making the image larger.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Tue Feb 07, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper
Replies: 27
Views: 12401

Re: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper

There are lots of pics with it flat laying down, lots with stuff plugged in but hardly any with a nice angle on its own, not yet,,,,,,,,,

I had to crop that from a guys hand.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Tue Feb 07, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper
Replies: 27
Views: 12401

Re: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper

Like most forums images are hosted off site, not uploaded to Raspberry server.

It saves on hard disk space & bandwidth/usage.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Sat Feb 04, 2012 3:31 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What happened to the Beta Boards?
Replies: 31
Views: 13364

Re: What happened to the Beta Boards?

Well i think some must have gone to case manufactures to get a head start, small price to pay if your the first out there with cases ready for shipping by the tens of thousands.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Sat Feb 04, 2012 3:23 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper
Replies: 27
Views: 12401

Re: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper

o19 said:


I'd love one with the board itself (maybe dropping a shadow) on a plain white background.





That`s just a quickie in Paint Shop Pro, not many images around of the board to be honest with you.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper
Replies: 27
Views: 12401

Re: Raspberry Pi Wallpaper

<t>Its not that hard to do you know, download Inkscape & go on youtube for tutorials on how its done (that`s what i did) im no graphics guy i just like messing around with the programs.<br/> <br/> Another one is Gimp, but Inkscape i think is better for doing Vectors & that it why i learned t...
by Mezo
Wed Feb 01, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Tapatalk on the forum?
Replies: 72
Views: 15988

Re: Tapatalk on the forum?

All i asked was, are we getting tapatalk on the forum?

Im not interested on a debate about smart devices, start your own thread on that subject if you wish, im asking simply about the Tapatalk plugin on the forum.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Tue Jan 31, 2012 6:40 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: FAQs updated
Replies: 20
Views: 4133

Re: FAQs updated

Be nice if we could just view the FAQ without having to load up all the dam replys,

im running a very slow connection on 3G with limited bandwidth.

Mezo.
by Mezo
Thu Jan 26, 2012 5:02 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Getting database errors whilst trying to access this forum
Replies: 8
Views: 1827

Re: Getting database errors whilst trying to access this forum

Put some more coal in the firebox.

by Mezo
Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:52 am
Forum: Staffroom, classroom and projects
Topic: Professor Pi character?
Replies: 38
Views: 8398

Re: Professor Pi character?

<t>Very nice work indeed, i think them half glasses would have suited more though, all them professors have them, they always seemed to be focused on a book & without moving there head they look up at you and say,,,<br/> <br/> "yes what is it boy can you not see im busy reading?"   LoL<br/> <br/...
by Mezo
Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:47 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Solar Power
Replies: 54
Views: 15396

Re: Solar Power

<r>There is the F&P smartdrive (washing machine motor) option, puts out about 300w of electrickery, theres also some good info on solar on this site also.<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.thebackshed.com/Win.....ents.asp#2">http://www.thebackshed.com/Win.....ents.asp#2</URL><br/> <br/> Great site...
by Mezo
Sat Jan 21, 2012 10:34 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi for commercial use
Replies: 27
Views: 14824

Re: Raspberry Pi for commercial use

I think the only issue would be the OS used in a commercial environment, unless you did your own flavor?

Mezo.
by Mezo
Fri Jan 13, 2012 7:58 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Starting a projects list.
Replies: 15
Views: 8050

Re: Starting a projects list.

Well top of the list has to be young Liam`s work, 100% make that a sticky Jesse.

http://www.raspberrypi.org/for.....ation-tool

Mezo.
by Mezo
Fri Jan 13, 2012 7:24 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Star trek-style 'tricoder' invention using an r-pi
Replies: 38
Views: 8965

Re: Star trek-style 'tricoder' invention using an r-pi

<t>Well it actually says, "minimally- or non-invasive"<br/> <br/> So then you would need them to define "minimal" i guess?<br/> <br/> "now hold on sir whilst i insert my Picorder up your ***e" <br/> <br/> Mezo.<br/> <br/> riFFraFF said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Well, I assume that the limitations require t...
by Mezo
Fri Jan 13, 2012 3:29 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Star trek-style 'tricoder' invention using an r-pi
Replies: 38
Views: 8965

Re: Star trek-style 'tricoder' invention using an r-pi

<t>tzj said: <br/> <br/> <br/> *and forgot to mention, (apart from myself missing the "r") "picorder" sounds much better than tricorder.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Plus it doesn't look so threatening as the Tricorder when your pointing it a Aliens (as they did) they would just assume they was being offe...
by Mezo
Thu Jan 12, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Possible Video Arcade Cabinet application of the RasPi
Replies: 33
Views: 9192

Re: Possible Video Arcade Cabinet application of the RasPi

<t>kabungalee said: <br/> <br/> <br/> We haven't dipped into any vector games yet, but we've talked about it and if we do, we'll try to get the original screens for them Thanks for the interest!<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Good luck finding them, there's a few thousand people ahead of you in that que.<br...
by Mezo
Thu Jan 12, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: why not use the wiki?
Replies: 49
Views: 8992

Re: why not use the wiki?

<t>Jesse you comment about the bold text linking is the way most Wiki`s are, that's how i read a Wiki. When i need to know something in great detail i click on the bold text & a whole Wiki page jumps out on that subject with yet more links in bold texts to more pages (good structure).<br/> <br/>...

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