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by clive
Fri Apr 01, 2016 7:44 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Staring a coding club - Primary Ages
Replies: 13
Views: 8081

Re: Staring a coding club - Primary Ages

Have you looked at Code Club? https://www.codeclub.org.uk/

If you just want to try out some of our materials, you can access two sample projects from each course without logging in. https://www.codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/
by clive
Fri Apr 01, 2016 7:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Q&A thread
Replies: 457
Views: 202075

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

Unstickying to encourage specific questions to bubble up.
by clive
Wed Mar 30, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: Weather station
Topic: Tweeting a daily summary?
Replies: 10
Views: 2037

Re: Tweeting a daily summary?

Yes please! (He says after and Easter break and find it's been done already :D)

cheers Jim :)
by clive
Fri Mar 25, 2016 11:20 pm
Forum: Weather station
Topic: Keep getting error when attempting sql upload
Replies: 4
Views: 1083

Re: Keep getting error when attempting sql upload

Did you change any passwords or edit any files?

what happens when you login to the database:

Code: Select all

mysql -u root -p weather
And run the SQL command

Code: Select all

SELECT CREATED, LEVEL, TEXT FROM LOG ORDER BY CREATED;
?
by clive
Fri Mar 25, 2016 11:14 pm
Forum: Weather station
Topic: Weather idioms around the world
Replies: 12
Views: 2145

Weather idioms around the world

One of the reasons we chose a weather station as a project is that weather is a common thing that affects everyone the world over -- we're sending the kits to over 80 countries. What's not common are the idioms used to describe weather. I thought it'd be a bit of fun to share some of them. Here are ...
by clive
Fri Mar 25, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: Weather station
Topic: Show us your weather station!
Replies: 35
Views: 9967

Re: Show us your weather station!

The very first weather staton to run on Java I believe :)
by clive
Thu Mar 24, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Weather station
Topic: How to build and set up your weather station
Replies: 1
Views: 21492

How to build and set up your weather station

Guide and tutorials are on the Weather Station page.
by clive
Thu Mar 24, 2016 9:51 am
Forum: Weather station
Topic: STICKY: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 68
Views: 37211

STICKY: Introduce yourself!

Welcome to the Weather Station forum! If you've received (or are expecting!) a Raspberry Pi Oracle Weather Station Kit, introduce yourself here. I'm Clive, I'm on the Programmes Team at the Raspberry Pi Foundation and currently run the Weather Station project. Before starting at the Foundation in Fe...
by clive
Wed Mar 16, 2016 4:47 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Metiix Blockade: Free Ad Blocker "new release features"
Replies: 7
Views: 1582

Re: Metiix Blockade: Free Ad Blocker "new release features"

sbishop wrote:... Why would you block or delete us? ...
Four cross postings advertising a product is spam which ever way you look at it, and is against the rules.
by clive
Sat Mar 12, 2016 11:08 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Dougie is 20,000
Replies: 18
Views: 2851

Re: Dougie is 20,000

Moved to Community where it deserves to be. Cheers Dougie, outstanding! :)
by clive
Thu Mar 10, 2016 1:50 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Airport security
Replies: 19
Views: 4663

Re: Airport security

On several occasions I've flown with 20+ uncased/unboxed Pis--plus LEDS, sensors, leads, chargers etc-- as hand luggage. I've only ever been pulled up once because the UK Border Patrol think that the luggage of choice for gun-runners is a bright orange Pelicase :roll:
by clive
Fri Feb 19, 2016 9:47 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: TheWege - next Kickstarter scam?
Replies: 44
Views: 5478

Re: WTF?! TheWege - next Kickstarter scam?

I'm sold

It has Umbutu and everything.
by clive
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: PI "obsoletion-resistant"?
Replies: 21
Views: 2412

Re: PI "obsoletion-resistant"?

There are definitely issues that impede the learning: lack of diagrams for some of the hardware unavailability of source code and interface info on the GPU lack of descriptions for functions and ioctls in the drivers and on and on ... As I've always said**: if you get to a point where stuff like th...
by clive
Sat Jan 09, 2016 8:40 pm
Forum: Picademy
Topic: Certified educator tag on forums?
Replies: 11
Views: 7228

Re: Certified educator tag on forums?

Done!
by clive
Sun Jan 03, 2016 4:25 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: RI Xmas lectures
Replies: 6
Views: 952

Re: RI Xmas lectures

We supported the lectures, as we did last year. The two units on display were Astro Pis as DirkS says.
by clive
Fri Dec 18, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi Foundation and Code Club merge
Replies: 19
Views: 9751

Re: Raspberry Pi Foundation and Code Club merge

expandables wrote:Where am located barely anyone is interested in coding, it would be great to have a code club all over the world.
:twisted:
Code Clubs are run by volunteers. See https://www.codeclub.org.uk/ or https://codeclubworld.org/ for details on how to get involved.
by clive
Fri Dec 18, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: how to web control 2 mini servos and 2 mini motors
Replies: 12
Views: 2110

nominitive determinism?

Computerring123 - I've merged your three threads asking effectively the same question. In future please post once and be specific yet concise. Thanks.
by clive
Tue Dec 01, 2015 11:00 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Meet Raspberry Pi Zero: the $5 computer
Replies: 539
Views: 93257

Re: Meet Raspberry Pi Zero: the $5 computer

For example, as a prerequisite to turn on a GPIO pin, you will now have to buy/have available soldering equipment and learn how to use it. That's quite a steep hill for someone new. You say this as if it's a bad thing. Replace "turn on a GPIO pin" with "making a game"; and "soldering equipment" wit...
by clive
Tue Sep 01, 2015 4:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Username
Replies: 10
Views: 1268

Re: Raspberry Username

You cannot change your username yourself. Please PM me.
by clive
Mon Jun 22, 2015 12:18 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Missing most of tools in NOOBS installed on Pi2?
Replies: 42
Views: 3025

Re: Missing most of tools in NOOBS installed on Pi2?

fruitoftheloom wrote:I am still confused which Posters Posts I should read, similarities maybe, the same issue doubtful....
Suggest reading Jonsmiller's.
by clive
Sun Jun 21, 2015 10:29 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Missing most of tools in NOOBS installed on Pi2?
Replies: 42
Views: 3025

Re: Missing most of tools in NOOBS installed on Pi2?

Hi all. Jonsmiller and MisterData are two quite distinct people. They would like our help. If you can help then then please do; if not then please help other people elsewhere. I would now like to watch an episode (or three) of The Walking Dead before bedtime. Please be nice to each other :) cheers c...
by clive
Sat Jun 20, 2015 8:20 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: A Phenomenon in Minecraft Pi (I think)
Replies: 2
Views: 507

Re: A Phenomenon in Minecraft Pi (I think)

the command to set a cuboid of blocks is "setBlocks" with an "s".

setBlock takes three coordinates only
by clive
Tue Jun 09, 2015 5:29 pm
Forum: Astro Pi
Topic: Name for button on Astro Pi HAT
Replies: 1
Views: 780

Re: Name for button on Astro Pi HAT

The direction of the joystick is mapped to the cursor keys and the press to "Enter"

https://www.raspberrypi.org/learning/as ... oystick.md
by clive
Tue Jun 09, 2015 12:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: problem with vmsplit, wine and...
Replies: 5
Views: 3175

Re: problem with vmsplit, wine and...

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