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by KLL
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: New Raspberry Pi 3 B+ won't boot
Replies: 20
Views: 6549

Re: New Raspberry Pi 3 B+ won't boot

1) 2018-04-18-raspbian-stretch.zip - downloaded through torrent again, before you ask why - because I have problems with direct download, it;s slow, connection drops, etc. card ADAPTER another 16GB usb stick yes, you not lucky, -a- the file name / date is good, as it fits for RPI3B+ and avoid some ...
by KLL
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Keyboard problem
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Re: Keyboard problem

use ( from terminal):
sudo raspi-config
4- localisation options
I3- change keyboard layout

from list?
generic 105 -key (intl) PC [OK]
other
german austria [ok] .... [finish]
by KLL
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Can't access Samba share on Pi (Access Denied)
Replies: 10
Views: 6362

Re: Can't access Samba share on Pi (Access Denied)

as this is all about mounting, could you show us how you mounted?
did you use the
umask=filePermissons,gid=ownerGroupID,uid=ownerID
for pi already?
by KLL
Sat Apr 21, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Retro OS?
Replies: 6
Views: 886

Re: Retro OS?

he say he can do!
Raspberry Pi Windows 3.1
but on RPI2,
on a RPI3B+ it would be such a shame.
by KLL
Sat Apr 21, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: old obsolete advice about turning a PI 3 into a Router?
Replies: 9
Views: 13897

Re: PI 3 into a Router?

Here you go ... http://qcktech.blogspot.com/2012/08/raspberry-pi-as-router.html And remember ... Google is your buddy ... not sure why everyone in this group seems to think it can't be done since the Pi is really just a small PC capable of running Linux which makes it a prime candidate for being em...
by KLL
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: General approach saving sensor data to database at interval
Replies: 6
Views: 2239

Re: General approach saving sensor data to database at interval

-a- yes, can write a (short) python program: read sensor write to DB and call it all 10min from cron -b- or write a python program what does the same and then waits -sleep(600)- 10min to do it again -c- or use the 600 secs to read sensor data / filter the raw value / and make MIN / AVG / MAX and sav...
by KLL
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: New Raspberry Pi 3 B+ won't boot
Replies: 20
Views: 6549

Re: New Raspberry Pi 3 B+ won't boot

-a- if use the wrong unzipper it could be not only unneccessary, even bad. -b- the sd card adapter is? not a card reader? its the uSD to SD adapter? -c- again when you talk download... burn pls state filename! 2018-04-18-raspbian-stretch.zip can i bring in a other idea: so instead of SD, adapter , r...
by KLL
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: WiFi not working
Replies: 12
Views: 1945

Re: WiFi not working

This is the wpa_supplicant.conf file: ctrl_interface=DIR=/var/run/wpa_supplicant GROUP=netdev update_config=1 country=US network={ ssid="mywirelessnetworkname" psk="mypasscode" key_mgmt=NONE wep_key0="mypasscode" } I notice that the last line was key_mgmt=WPA-PSK but now is changed to what you see....
by KLL
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Permission errors with hdd
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Re: Permission errors with hdd

Raspomh wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:52 pm
it mounts itself In
/media/<hdd name>
with a newer system (RASPBIAN desktop?) it would automount to
/media/pi/<hdd name>
best way to see is command
lsblk

to check your SAMBA server config...
testparm

and edit
sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf
according mounts.
by KLL
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: RP 3B not booting
Replies: 13
Views: 1400

Re: RP 3B not booting

dpcons wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:33 pm
SanDisk Ultra 64G SDXC
full format using "SD Card Formatter"
read

but burn a image also helps,
for NOOBS not find, but PINN img works.
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Old 2016 NOOBS on an old ModelB
Replies: 3
Views: 347

Re: Old 2016 NOOBS on an old ModelB

Synaptic that is too slow on (a old) RPI so i learned to do it from terminal / commandline.. and write it as a bash script / not smart **, but fast, can get used to it. ** like when you ask ./SW mist it will not find any "mist" available in debian, and not any "mist" installed on your system, but w...
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: WiFi not working
Replies: 12
Views: 1945

Re: WiFi not working

actually looks good,
but the
sudo nano /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf
did not work,

check it again on
  • your country
  • your ssid
  • your psk
show us pls.
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Printing bold text
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: Printing bold text

by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Program does not start after reboot
Replies: 4
Views: 1069

Re: Program does not start after reboot

?? how possible?
cmd="DEBUG=* /usr/local/bin/homejit2mqtt"
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: please help cant install piclone
Replies: 16
Views: 1984

Re: please help cant install piclone

you can get it also from here
you will see if you get it running for wheezy

but much more easy,
burn actual ( stretch) RASPBIAN Desktop to a other 8GB SD card/usb stick
and use that to work: / copy old system in cardreader / to usb stick /...
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Program does not start after reboot
Replies: 4
Views: 1069

Re: Program does not start after reboot

see https://github.com/nfarina/homebridge/wiki/Running-HomeBridge-on-a-Raspberry-Pi seems you have heavy COPY PASTE problems... first i see 2 typos: sudo nano /etc/init.d/homebrid g e #! /bin/sh should be #!/bin/sh then i miss in your procedure sudo chmod 755 /etc/init.d/homebridge sudo update-rc.d ...
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: WiFi not working
Replies: 12
Views: 1945

Re: WiFi not working

on my RPI3B is see pi@RPI3:~ $ ls /sys/class/net/ eth0 lo wlan0 pi@RPI3:~ $ can you try that? and how about? pi@RPI3:~ $ ifconfig eth0: flags=4163<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 1500 inet 192.168.1.103 netmask 255.255.255.0 broadcast 192.168.1.255 inet6 fe80::1c13:7a8c:b4f0:68ce prefixlen 64 sc...
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:55 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: please help cant install piclone
Replies: 16
Views: 1984

Re: please help cant install piclone

if you have
RASPBIAN Desktop ( newer date ) ( update upgrade )
you have it already
if you have RASPBIAN lite can not use piclone, must use CLI version rpi-clone
and install by this
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Understanding Micro SD Cards, NOOBS, Booting, Saving
Replies: 19
Views: 4448

Re: Understanding Micro SD Cards, NOOBS, Booting, Saving

File: Ah, I misspoke. It was config.txt that I changed, which is on the boot drive, and added the line, program_usb_timeout=1 to the end of it. It's supposed to change the USB boot timeout from 2 seconds to 5. I understand it gives the drive some extra time to fully spin up and be recognized by the...
by KLL
Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Understanding Micro SD Cards, NOOBS, Booting, Saving
Replies: 19
Views: 4448

Re: Understanding Micro SD Cards, NOOBS, Booting, Saving

Just an update - thanks for this I've not found this to be a reliable method of booting my Pi 3B+ in my case. what you mean by "THIS" ? booting a bootable USB drive ( and no SD card ) and only for RPI3B+ ( while RPI3B OK?) I edited config.sys to change the USB boot timeout to 5 seconds what file in...
by KLL
Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Camera board
Topic: Take picture using Raspberry Pi Camera with "Enter" command
Replies: 2
Views: 722

Re: Take picture using Raspberry Pi Camera with "Enter" command

newwenha wrote:
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:40 pm
I am having trouble using Python 3 in order to preview the camera indefinitely until the user clicks "enter" on the keyboard in order to take a picture.

see here
by KLL
Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: RPI 3 B+ won’t boot
Replies: 4
Views: 889

Re: RPI 3 B+ won’t boot

I don't know if berryboot is updated yet. , see also i also can't say because i can't test ( no RPI3B+ avail ) but what i see: berryboot and changelog so i just play with it using a RPI3B only. anyhow from this i have a question, there is nice headless setup: append to cmdline.txt ipv4=192.168.88.8...
by KLL
Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Cheap Raspberry Pi Screen
Replies: 5
Views: 441

Re: Cheap Raspberry Pi Screen

im trying to make the total cost as low as it can get use a existing mobile / wifi tablet / with app VNC and have the RPI with powersupply and system SD in range ( of your router. ) for real mobility ( like in car ) RPI ( on a lighter adapter charger or power bank ) could be AP where you can login ...
by KLL
Wed Apr 18, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: HOWTO: multi boot without third party boot loaders
Replies: 22
Views: 6759

Re: HOWTO: Triple/dual boot without third party boot loaders

thanks, much clearer picture now. i am just on a berryboot retest after long time, but later i might give your idea a try. it might be a excellent way to have a RASPBIAN STRETCH & old setup of JESSIE on one SD card, ok, i did that with PINN and the (from ) USB stick install feature, but was a longer...
by KLL
Wed Apr 18, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: HOWTO: multi boot without third party boot loaders
Replies: 22
Views: 6759

Re: HOWTO: Triple/dual boot without third party boot loaders

create first partition in fat32 with size 200Mb, set flags boot and lba . i do not fully understand, can you show us the content ( structure ) of that boot partition where NOOBS use (3) extra VFAT partition for each OS boot ( besides its own "OS"..) you use 3 subdirectories? you boot always the las...

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