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by MoosePi
Thu Nov 21, 2013 1:08 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Chromium on raspbian
Replies: 2
Views: 1480

Re: Chromium on raspbian

If you wish to have newer than take a look at Arch Linux Arm, they offer version 30, admittedly Arch is a command line distro, though a web browser can be run in "Kiosk Mode" if you do not want or need the overhead of a Desktop Environment: "armv6 extra chromium 30.0.1599.101-1 The open-source proje...
by MoosePi
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:44 am
Forum: Other programming languages
Topic: A Crittical look at ARM BASIC V.
Replies: 81
Views: 21517

Re: A Crittical look at BBC BASIC V.

Whilst I appreciate you feel that RiscOS etal is the best thing since "sliced bread" considering your postings, do you really have to invent discussions to gain traction with RiscOS on the Pi ???? BBC Basic had its place with the children of the 70s/80s, but life moves on as we get older ! The young...
by MoosePi
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:20 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Which kind of Raspberry Pi Screen do you need.
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Re: Which kind of Raspberry Pi Screen do you need.

Anything with HDMi input like:

http://www.supersonicinc.com/Television ... /3,3890957

I have advised people who need small screens to venture to: http://www.cjemicros.co.uk/micros/price ... #VAR-35LCD
by MoosePi
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:06 am
Forum: Graphics, sound and multimedia
Topic: Slideshow with transitions effects
Replies: 2
Views: 9499

Re: Slideshow with transitions effects

http://pkgs.org/debian-wheezy/multimedia-main-i386/dvd-slideshow_0.8.4.2-dmo3_all.deb.html That is for the Intel x86 architecture, you must use packages specifically compiled for the Pi's ARMv6 Architecture.... Best to start from with a new image 25/09/2013 and only use correct packages, the Raspbe...
by MoosePi
Wed Nov 20, 2013 12:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SD Card Corruption
Replies: 10
Views: 1815

Re: SD Card Corruption

No problem, been there, done that and even have a Raspberry Pi T-Shirt !
by MoosePi
Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:13 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SD Card Corruption
Replies: 10
Views: 1815

Re: SD Card Corruption

markermoniker wrote:Sweet, I'll try that, thanks!
If you change the Board Preferences - My Board Style to prosilver via your User Control Panel you may find searching for previous information easier !
by MoosePi
Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:04 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SD Card Corruption
Replies: 10
Views: 1815

Re: SD Card Corruption

I will post verbatim from another thread how I achieved the latest beta/testing Kernel / Firmware: If one starts with the latest download of Raspbian Wheezy "2013-09-25-wheezy-raspbian.zip" Then at command line: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo reboot sudo rpi-update sudo reboot Th...
by MoosePi
Wed Nov 20, 2013 7:02 am
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: install libsdl1.2debian-pulseaudio
Replies: 5
Views: 2607

Re: install libsdl1.2debian-pulseaudio

Thanks for you reply. I tried to setup XIBO client on raspbian using the below link > sudo apt-get install -y libdc1394-22 libgraphicsmagick++3 libgraphicsmagick3 bzr python-soappy python-feedparser python-serial libavcodec52 libavformat52 libswscale0 libsdl1.2debian-pulseaudio libvdpau1 Where it i...
by MoosePi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 3:20 pm
Forum: Arch
Topic: Can't start x mali gpu??
Replies: 6
Views: 4498

Re: Can't start x mali gpu??

It is best to use official packages as they will be for ARMv6 !
by MoosePi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 3:18 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Photo Printer
Replies: 3
Views: 1270

Re: Photo Printer

Open Printing have a list of printers working with Linux x86-32 and x86-64 Intel Architecture, if the printer is not on list forget it. If it is on list you will need to find if it is feasible to compile the drivers for the Pi's ARMv6 Architecture. Hopefully someone with more knowledge will be able ...
by MoosePi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 12:47 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Photo Printer
Replies: 3
Views: 1270

Re: Photo Printer

Personally I have had good compatibility with a HP Deskjet 3050 ePrinter using the HPLIP Software from the Raspbian Wheezy Repositories:

http://www8.hp.com/uk/en/products/printers/index.html

http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/su ... index.html
by MoosePi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 12:23 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: install libsdl1.2debian-pulseaudio
Replies: 5
Views: 2607

Re: install libsdl1.2debian-pulseaudio

I believe you are trying to install packages from Raspbian ARMv7 Maybe what you need is apt-get update apt-get libsdl1.2debian libsdl1.2debian Simple DirectMedia Layer SDL is a library that allows programs portable low level access to a video framebuffer, audio output, mouse, and keyboard. This vers...
by MoosePi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 8:34 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: X11 and GPU
Replies: 2
Views: 640

Re: X11 and GPU

http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=63&t=28294 Though it appears that X is off the radar and Wayland / Weston is being developed, in fact there have been several posts on this forum over the last 6 months: http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/search.php?keywords=wayland http://www.raspber...
by MoosePi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 8:23 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: SD Card Corruption
Replies: 10
Views: 1815

Re: SD Card Corruption

This is a subject which has been bought up many times, it would appear that the latest Kernel/Firmware has rectified many of the issues:

http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/searc ... corruption
by MoosePi
Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: Arch
Topic: Can't start x mali gpu??
Replies: 6
Views: 4498

Re: Can't start x mali gpu??

I am not quite sure what you have installed or trying to achieve, but this is a basic
guide to Arch Linux Arm LXDE Desktop Install which includes the xorg etcetera packages:

http://blog.solusipse.net/arch-xorg-lxde
by MoosePi
Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: How do I use my laptop Wifi for my pi over ethernet?
Replies: 6
Views: 2068

Re: How do I use my laptop Wifi for my pi over ethernet?

Windows Internet Connection Sharing by default uses IP address 192.168.0.1 and the connected device 192.168.0.2 and the Netmask is 255.255.255.0 Therefore you have 3 choices: Change the IP Address/Netmask of your WiFi Router Purchase a USB WiFi Dongle Ethernet Cables can be had in lengths up to 100m...
by MoosePi
Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Canon SELPHY
Replies: 1
Views: 817

Re: Canon SELPHY

It would appear the only Linux drivers available are for the Selphy CP400 are Intel x86 http://www.openprinting.org/printer/Canon/Canon-SELPHY-CP-400 .....which uses the Gutenprint Driver Package http://gimp-print.sourceforge.net/index.php ....Gutenprint is in the Raspbian Wheezy Repository, though ...
by MoosePi
Mon Nov 18, 2013 8:04 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: My laptop HDMI bay does not fit your HDMI cable male
Replies: 11
Views: 1868

Re: My laptop HDMI bay does not fit your HDMI cable male

Yeah, that would be adequate. I want to develop in portable mode. What I care now is that I an just plug the thing into a screen, which my cable does not allow in these laptops. Just to clarify Laptops have HDMi OUT so that is a non starter in just plugging cables in and expect input.. The Raspberr...
by MoosePi
Mon Nov 18, 2013 7:49 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Some feedback for a revision 3 board
Replies: 20
Views: 3565

Re: Some feedback for a revision 3 board

Another cheap option to be considered for the next revision, rather than the next version: 3 'solder pad switches' for power & USB data, pre-configured as default for normal model 'B' operation. But with option to break a track/solder-blob and add a 3-pin header on each of the locations so that the...
by MoosePi
Sun Nov 17, 2013 1:47 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: HP LaserJet p1102 printer not recognized
Replies: 16
Views: 7552

Re: HP LaserJet p1102 printer not recognized

Glad you now have a working Printer, another issue solved !
by MoosePi
Sun Nov 17, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: Emdebian on Raspberry? Want to install i386 deb
Replies: 2
Views: 1035

Re: Emdebian on Raspberry? Want to install i386 deb

Is it possible to install Emdebian on Pi ? My target is to install a i386 java-deb package on Raspberry. But guys said the Mutiarch is not a good solution in practical. And any other solution available ? http://www.emdebian.org Embedded Debian Project. Though Debian mention ARM support they usually...

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