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by infostocksy
Thu Mar 19, 2015 10:40 pm
Forum: User groups and events
Topic: Sheffield Raspberry Jam 19th March 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 962

Re: Sheffield Raspberry Jam 19th March 2015

Well done South Yorkshire British Computer Society for a great evening http://sy.bcs.org/ Nice to meet so many kindred spirits and lots of geekery discussion. Great to hear they maybe a regular event in the pipeline courtesy of the incredible Sheffield Access Space http://access-space.org/ and found...
by infostocksy
Sun Dec 01, 2013 12:01 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Watching ADVERTS at SAMBAMOBILE.COM
Replies: 2
Views: 625

Re: Watching ADVERTS at SAMBAMOBILE.COM

Many thanks, I've sent them an e-mail, it was my understanding (? naively ?) that most web video these days was either flash, but moving towards HTML 5 - does the Pi / chromium not support HTML 5 video yet ? Automated response gives the following :- (1) Check that you have the latest version of Goog...
by infostocksy
Sat Nov 30, 2013 10:06 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Watching ADVERTS at SAMBAMOBILE.COM
Replies: 2
Views: 625

Watching ADVERTS at SAMBAMOBILE.COM

Beginners, advanced, troubleshooting, where should this post go ! Sorry if it's in the wrong place - DOH ! So I have a 3G USB dongle with a SAMBA MOBILE SIM in it connecting and working - brilliant - not on the recommended list of dongles, but works to prove the solution / concept ! http://infostock...
by infostocksy
Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:32 am
Forum: User groups and events
Topic: The South Yorkshire Pi Group
Replies: 53
Views: 9732

Re: The South Yorkshire Pi Group

Missed a Sheffield event earlier in the year :( hope there are going to be more events soon ? I'm from Chesterfield and would be interested in doing something local as well, per previous posts train isn't an issue, apart from last train home being to early ! I'm involved with the WEA and would be in...
by infostocksy
Sat Apr 13, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Installing Image Writer under Wheezy
Replies: 7
Views: 5367

Re: Installing Image Writer under Wheezy

What a shame, I presented a whole 6 hour introduction to the Raspberry Pi and used Libre Office to display all the information I had prep'd - but had to drop to a WINDOWS machine to show people how to create the OS image on the memory card - which failed cause I didn't have admin rights to install W...
by infostocksy
Sat Apr 13, 2013 3:03 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Installing Image Writer under Wheezy
Replies: 7
Views: 5367

Re: Installing Image Writer under Wheezy

Am I missing something ? pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get install gdiskdump Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package gdiskdump pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get install unetbootin Reading package lists... Done Building dependen...
by infostocksy
Thu Apr 11, 2013 7:38 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Installing Image Writer under Wheezy
Replies: 7
Views: 5367

Installing Image Writer under Wheezy

I was delivering an Introduction course to the Raspberry Pi the other day, I presented the majority of the material using the Raspberry Pi via LIBRE OFFICE, but when it came to creating the WHEEZY SD BOOT disc I had to use a WINDOWS machine and WIN32DISKIMAGER, this is a course for beginners so don'...

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