Go to advanced search

by Lynbarn
Sat Mar 24, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pi In Space!
Replies: 56
Views: 13629

Re: Pi In Space!

<t>poing said: <br/> <br/> Assuming further that a good plane will travel @ something like 100 km/hour (see Dutch link) I can assume (note I wrote *ASSUME* :-) ) the sailplane could possibly travel somewhere between 500 and 1000 km from balloon pop.<br/> A lot of assuming, but a nice thought.<br/> <...
by Lynbarn
Sat Mar 24, 2012 3:06 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Buying in India
Replies: 5
Views: 3373

Re: Buying in India

Element 18?
by Lynbarn
Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:24 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Does it come with a USB cable?
Replies: 3
Views: 615

Re: Does it come with a USB cable?

<t>I think that question has been suitably answered - thanks guys. As this is a duplicate of several other threads, I'll close this one for now. As Andre_P says, the FAQS have much of this sort of information, or if not, there is the wiki, or a search of the forums (use the search link on each page ...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:39 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New RS Email - Compliance?
Replies: 100
Views: 18351

Re: New RS Email - Compliance?

<t>Lynbarn said: <br/> <br/> <br/> romilly said: <br/> <br/> <br/> @GoingPostal13<br/> <br/> The Foundation told us about the MagJack problem - not immediately, but as soon as they knew the direct impact.<br/> <br/> The Foundation has told us about the compliance delay - not immediately, but as soon...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New RS Email - Compliance?
Replies: 100
Views: 18351

Re: New RS Email - Compliance?

<t>romilly said: <br/> <br/> <br/> @GoingPostal13<br/> <br/> The Foundation told us about the MagJack problem - not immediately, but as soon as they knew the direct impact.<br/> <br/> The Foundation has told us about the compliance delay - not immediately, but as soon as they had a sense of the impa...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Wifi Connectivity?
Replies: 2
Views: 814

Re: Wifi Connectivity?

<t>josh1199 said: <br/> <br/> <br/> I was wondering if there is going to be a new version of it with Wifi connectivity<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> No, not in the foreseeable future. You can use a USB wifi device though.<br/> <br/> Please search the forum for other threads discussing this, it has been cov...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:42 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Another RS email?
Replies: 17
Views: 1819

Re: Another RS email?

There is a specific thread on this latest email from RS (well, two actually!) on the General Discussion forum: It's at:

http://www.raspberrypi.org/for.....compliance
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:26 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New RS Email - Compliance?
Replies: 100
Views: 18351

Re: New RS Email - Compliance?

<r>There is a parallel thread on this subject, at <URL url="http://www.raspberrypi.org/for.....ce-testing">http://www.raspberrypi.org/for.....ce-testing</URL> which also makes some interesting points. To concentrate the conversations in one place, I've locked the other one (this being the first-born...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Compliance testing
Replies: 8
Views: 2546

Re: Compliance testing

<r>Some good points being made here, but there is as mentioned, another thread on this very subject, at <URL url="http://www.raspberrypi.org/for.....compliance">http://www.raspberrypi.org/for.....compliance</URL> and as this one was (very closely) the second of the two, I'll close this one so that w...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:52 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: News Article I wrote in early January, 2012.
Replies: 16
Views: 2770

Re: News Article I wrote in early January, 2012.

<t>Burngate said: <br/> <br/> <br/> It's more than a photograph. Diagram sounds good to me.<br/> <br/> But why has the Greek character (photo/diagram/schematic) have blackberries mixed in with the raspberries? Not a criticism or complaint, just wondering.<br/> <br/> Nice article.<br/> <br/> <br/> <b...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Raspberry Pi running the Fuse ZX Spectrum Emulator
Replies: 8
Views: 2305

Re: Raspberry Pi running the Fuse ZX Spectrum Emulator

Nurbit said:




(I can't seem to get out of quote mode)





Yes, that is a pain. I get round it by switching to HTML (button on top right of edit screen) and move the </blockquote> tag. A bit messy, but it works
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Another RS email?
Replies: 17
Views: 1819

Re: Another RS email?

<t>Oh you of little faith.<br/> <br/> You really should take these opportunities when they present themselves.  I had an email from a Mrs Ghadaffi, from somewhere on the med. coast. She's got $900,000,000 dollars, and is going to give me a third of it just for helping her out with a money transfer. ...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 1:38 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Standardized Expansion Header
Replies: 18
Views: 3438

Re: Standardized Expansion Header

<t>No, it's okay, you're not on a blacklist! - as I explained before, your thread was locked to avoid duplicating a discussion that has been covered several times before, as you have now found! There are actually that are more recent and go a lot further than this one.<br/> <br/> Incidently, There A...
by Lynbarn
Fri Mar 23, 2012 12:58 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: The presidents brain is missing!!
Replies: 12
Views: 1907

Re: The presidents brain is missing!!

<t>First, we were put in a box. Hundreds of us. It was dark. We were moved about a lot – I think we got put on a plane at one stage, then bright lights as the box was opened, and one by one, we were all taken out, and probed – like something out of alien abduction. At first the humans we saw seemed ...
by Lynbarn
Thu Mar 22, 2012 9:21 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Expansion Headers
Replies: 1
Views: 706

Re: Expansion Headers

search the forum for "GPIO" - I'm sure that will be useful for you.

This subject has been duplicated several times before, so I'll lock this thread now. ... Click!
by Lynbarn
Thu Mar 22, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: RS RPi's
Replies: 28
Views: 5899

Re: RS RPi's

"The Shanghai New International Expo Centre" in fact - isn't Google Street view amazing?
by Lynbarn
Thu Mar 22, 2012 12:56 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Farnell prices
Replies: 22
Views: 3932

Re: Farnell prices

<t>The RPFs SvenP said: <br/> <br/> <br/> It should be obvious to anybody with two brain cells to rub together that the sole reason for these two companies taking on the distribution of the low margin RasPi is that they foresee the generation of large volumes of sales of paired high margin items.<br...
by Lynbarn
Thu Mar 22, 2012 12:18 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: STICKY: Pictorial Buying Guide for the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 149
Views: 271852

Re: Pictorial Buying Guide

Bad Wolf said:

Database Error

Error establishing a database connection



Just because we all have missed it so much !



LOL!!!
by Lynbarn
Thu Mar 22, 2012 12:15 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: STICKY: Pictorial Buying Guide for the Raspberry Pi
Replies: 149
Views: 271852

Re: Pictorial Buying Guide

Great idea Abishur - we should all remember that we were complete noobs once (even if a v.e.r.y long tima ago!)

Would it help to include the isometric drawing of the Raspberry Pi, and show the sockets / cables against the actual ports they should be plugged into?
by Lynbarn
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pirate bay wants to use Pi in flight
Replies: 33
Views: 9374

Re: Pirate bay wants to use Pi in flight

Okay poing, we can close this one, as we have got a little off the original topic, and there are a couple of others on the newer parts of this thread.

Locking now . . . Click!
by Lynbarn
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:08 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Store Hours?
Replies: 11
Views: 1513

Re: Store Hours?

...and to avoid any trolls, I think we can safely close this thread down now, as it has served its purpose.

...Click! - locked
by Lynbarn
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:04 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Pirate bay wants to use Pi in flight
Replies: 33
Views: 9374

Re: Pirate bay wants to use Pi in flight

<r>poing said: <br/> <br/> <br/> If you look at this project (<URL url="http://projecthorus.org/?page_id=1773">http://projecthorus.org/?page_id=1773</URL>), the distance traveled was 111.5 km. The balloon goes up rather quickly, so if the wind is as quick as that you travel 30km upwards under 45 deg...
by Lynbarn
Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Win a case for Raspberry Pi!
Replies: 4
Views: 2877

Re: Win a case for Raspberry Pi!

I also rather doubt that anyone who did actually get their hands on an early 'Pi is going to be very keen on sending it to somebody they don't know for some time just on the promise of a free case!  You might just be lucky, but somehow, I doubt it.
by Lynbarn
Wed Mar 21, 2012 8:58 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: adquisition and production
Replies: 10
Views: 1867

Re: adquisition and production

<t>forumisto said: <br/> <br/> <br/> I mentioned Intel or amd because they are big companies, I have no preference for anyone.<br/> Perhaps I misspoke. The idea is to manufacture as many units as you require. If the cost of that is paying a little more, I do not think it's a crazy idea.<br/> I would...

Go to advanced search