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IRC Log for 2012-10-06

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[0:01] <aaa801> Woo
[0:01] <aaa801> finaly got github connections to place nice
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[0:08] <rdh> Hello, when trying to connect to wifi i just get dhcpdiscover, which ive never seen before
[0:10] <rdh> This is with the recommended img installed. And the wifi driver module is loaded. So idk how this img get an ip, could anyone point me in the right direction?
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[0:16] <rikkib> Is dhcp turned on on your router?
[0:18] <rdh> Yes, but it works by call 255.255.255.255 off wlan0?
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[0:19] <rikkib> You can set an ip address manually
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[0:21] <rdh> Well want to know how it works so i understand why it cant get an ip
[0:22] <rikkib> No idea sorry. I run static on everything here.
[0:23] <rdh> I normally use dhcpcd and works so why isnt it using that. How do i set static
[0:24] <rikkib> edit /etc/network/interfaces
[0:24] * dangerousdave (~dangerous@78.156.71.46) Quit (Quit: Leaving...)
[0:24] <rikkib> sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces
[0:25] <rikkib> auto lo
[0:25] <rikkib> iface lo inet loopback
[0:25] <rikkib> iface eth0 inet static
[0:25] <rikkib> address 192.168.44.77
[0:25] <rikkib> netmask 255.255.255.0
[0:25] <rikkib> network 192.168.44.0
[0:25] <rikkib> broadcast 192.168.44.255
[0:25] <rikkib> gateway 192.168.44.1
[0:25] <rikkib> Change to your range and gateway
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[0:25] <rikkib> reboot
[0:27] <rikkib> You may need to modify /etc/hosts as well
[0:27] <rikkib> My hosts for reference
[0:27] <rikkib> 127.0.0.1 alarmpi.bencom.co.nz localhost alarmpi
[0:27] <rikkib> ::1 localhost ip6-localhost ip6-loopback
[0:27] <rikkib> fe00::0 ip6-localnet
[0:27] <rikkib> ff00::0 ip6-mcastprefix
[0:27] <rikkib> ff02::1 ip6-allnodes
[0:27] <rikkib> ff02::2 ip6-allrouters
[0:27] <rikkib> 192.168.44.77 alarmpi.bencom.co.nz
[0:28] <rdh> Does dhclient work at all?
[0:28] <rikkib> My hostname is alarmpi if you do not have a domain just use a word
[0:28] <rdh> Im usi,
[0:29] <rikkib> Apparently
[0:29] <rdh> Im using wifi
[0:29] <rikkib> It is the default
[0:29] <rikkib> Something that I argued with rpf and got tossed for
[0:30] <rikkib> ftp://zlham.geek.nz/rpi
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[0:30] <rdh> Well if i set to "iface wlan0 inet manual"
[0:30] <rikkib> The is a clone of raspi-config called rpi-config that will sort out hostname/hists and static ip
[0:30] <rdh> And then dhclient wlan0....
[0:30] <rikkib> htere
[0:31] <rikkib> there
[0:31] <rikkib> I wrote this clone
[0:31] <rdh> And wpa set to my wpa supplicant conffile...
[0:32] <rdh> Why cant they us something that actually works? Lol
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[0:32] * aaa801 is dead
[0:33] <rdh> I guess i have to cross compile dhcpcd or something...
[0:33] <aaa801> rdh: why ?
[0:33] <rikkib> What disto are you using?
[0:33] <rdh> Cause dhclient just hangs...
[0:33] <aaa801> realy =/
[0:33] <rdh> The wheezy?
[0:33] <aaa801> raspbian or debian
[0:33] <rdh> The recommended one
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[0:34] <aaa801> soo you dont know what distro your using..
[0:34] <aaa801> Thats a good start ;)
[0:34] <rdh> Raspbian
[0:35] <IT_Sean> :p
[0:35] * aaa801 hugs IT_Sean long time no see
[0:35] * [SLB] is now known as [SLB]`
[0:35] <rdh> I should have just built gentoo...
[0:35] * IT_Sean hides
[0:36] <aaa801> IT_Sean, dont go too far, il be selling a 3.5" touchscreen soon :D
[0:36] <IT_Sean> WHy would i want a 3.5in touchscreen?
[0:37] <rdh> Debian is always has a backwards feel
[0:37] <aaa801> For android xD?
[0:37] <aaa801> i think i can make these screens for about ?35
[0:38] <aaa801> not looking forward to hooking up the touch connector, got to use a surface mount chip =/
[0:38] * rikkib has stm32v
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[0:38] <rikkib> 3.2" 320x240
[0:39] <dennistlg> aaa801 where are you from?
[0:39] <aaa801> this ones 640*480
[0:39] <aaa801> dennistlg: englands
[0:39] <dennistlg> ok
[0:39] <aaa801> Why?
[0:39] <dennistlg> intrest to buy a screen
[0:39] * rikkib other side and down under :)
[0:40] <aaa801> Aha ok, it wont be any time soon tbh
[0:40] <aaa801> few weeks minimum for me to actualy get a couple up
[0:40] <aaa801> il add you to my notify list and tell you once i have some working
[0:40] <Sv> ItzExor,
[0:40] <dennistlg> ok thanks
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[0:41] <rikkib> aaa801, How are you connecting the screen to the RPi?
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[0:42] <aaa801> composite
[0:42] <aaa801> touch will be hooked up on gpio
[0:42] <rdh> Lol is there a special config file for wpa supplicant?
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[0:43] <aaa801> rikkib: anything else?
[0:43] <rikkib> Hmmmm thats a thought
[0:44] <rdh> Using wpa supplicant directly and its trying to auth with an open network...
[0:44] <rikkib> Not really... As I said I have stm32v board and thinking of hooking them up via spi
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[0:44] <chithead> rdh: no, you use the normal /etc/network/interfaces independent of wpa or not
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[0:47] <rdh> What? I have it "wpa-conf /etc..." thats not a good way to do it?
[0:47] <chithead> no, and slap the one who told you to do that
[0:47] <rdh> Lol ok why?
[0:48] <chithead> all your debian networking needs can be satisfied by /etc/network/interfaces, including connection to wpa encrypted wireless networks
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[0:49] <rdh> Ok and i connect using wpa-ssid "router" ?
[0:49] * Tuxuser is now known as XeCrypt
[0:50] <rdh> in /etc/../interfaces
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[0:54] <rdh> It's still... "DHCPDISCOVER on wlan0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval #{n}"
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[0:54] <GGon> the power ratings on the rpi.. is that including the onboard nic? the 700mA rating?
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[0:55] <des2> yes
[0:56] <GGon> so with a 1.2A charger i should have 500mA to spare correct? for usb devices.
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[0:56] <des2> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPJlGYgZkzc
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[0:57] <des2> Do you have a version 1 or version 2 board ?
[0:57] <GGon> how do i tell?
[0:57] <des2> The version 1 has polyfuzes on the USB that limits the currentl
[0:58] <des2> If your board doesn't havemounting holesit is version 1.
[0:58] <GGon> my board doesn't have mounting holes ;)
[0:58] <plugwash> note: later version 1 boards have the usb polyswitches replaced with zero ohm links
[0:59] <GGon> would that also affect the nic?
[0:59] <GGon> since the nic is just internal usb
[0:59] <GGon> or jst the usb ports?
[0:59] <des2> The USB ports on models with polyfuses are limited to under 140mA
[0:59] <chithead> the nic is doubles as usb hub
[1:00] <chithead> s/is//
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[1:00] <GGon> so the nic would cut off if there was too much of a power draw on the port?
[1:00] <des2> As lugwash pointed out though before model 2 they replaced the polys with jumpers.
[1:00] <GGon> due to the polyswitches?
[1:00] <des2> plugwash
[1:00] <plugwash> the NIC is not supplied through the USB port polyfuses
[1:01] <GGon> ok
[1:01] <plugwash> but if main board voltage drops too low it may well drop out
[1:01] <des2> http://theiopage.blogspot.com/2012/06/increasing-raspberry-pis-usb-host.html
[1:01] <des2> There's a page that discusses the power issues.
[1:02] <GGon> i see. i only ask because this is a replacement board
[1:02] <GGon> my last one had an issue where the nic would keep dying no matter what i did
[1:02] <GGon> that includes using a network xbmc remote and having no usb devices attached (i use an mce ir dongle)
[1:03] <des2> Also there is some evidence the Pi doesn't like voltages below 4.9 volts.
[1:04] <rdh> man... i still cant get this wifi adapter to connect to my router...
[1:04] <des2> If you have a voltmeter you may want to check the voltage from your adapter under power.
[1:04] <rdh> still getting authentication timed out and Its an open network.
[1:05] <rikkib> Hmmm I have had issues such as nic dying... The issue is software, in my case, not hardware and falling back to a working image is my only solution at this point.
[1:05] <des2> "If you think you have a problem with your power supply, it is a good idea to check the actual voltage on the Raspberry Pi circuit board. Two test points labelled TP1 and TP2 are provided on the circuit board to facilitate voltage measurements."
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[1:07] <chithead> rdh: did you follow http://wiki.debian.org/WiFi/HowToUse#WPA-PSK_and_WPA2-PSK ?
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[1:07] <des2> http://elinux.org/RPi_Hardware
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[1:08] <rdh> yes, and its an open network
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[1:09] <rdh> if its an open network do i need to use "NONE" for wpa-psk?
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[1:13] <rdh> or do i have to use 'wireless'.....
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[1:38] <rikkib> Choice... Have a web cam image integrated into WebIOPi. Next two way audio streaming at the push of a button, with time out.
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[2:09] <tetbert> hey guys
[2:09] <tetbert> eben upton is in our scissor lift
[2:10] <tetbert> http://i.imgur.com/kmxlB.jpg
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[2:27] <AC`97> wheeee new gpu source tree
[2:27] <AC`97> ... whatever that is...
[2:28] <Syliss> lol
[2:29] <AC`97> i also like the new hello_encode
[2:29] <AC`97> om nom nom hardware encoding
[2:29] <wry> It's similar to a bag filled with cats.
[2:30] <AC`97> s/cats/ponies/
[2:30] <AC`97> it ain't caturday yet.
[2:30] <wry> Ponies aren't as fun when enclosed tightly together.
[2:30] <AC`97> orly
[2:30] <wry> They just kinda whine.
[2:31] <des2> Where is that tetbert ?
[2:41] <bircoe> AC`97, are you GPU illiterate?
[2:41] <Syliss> yar
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[2:45] <AC`97> what is gpu?
[2:45] <AC`97> gay parade u____ ?
[2:45] <AC`97> O.o
[2:45] <bircoe> unicorn
[2:45] <AC`97> ah i see
[2:46] <AC`97> or perhaps it's a graphical pony unit.
[2:46] <Syliss> damn bronies
[2:46] <bircoe> gay prancing unicorn?
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[2:53] <AC`97> ^
[2:54] <AC`97> my electricity bill used to be ~$60/month
[2:54] <AC`97> now it's $290/month.
[2:54] * AC`97 blames the RPi
[2:55] <AC`97> it's also going up higher each month.
[2:55] <Tachyon`> qemu or bochs...
[2:55] <AC`97> bochs
[2:55] <AC`97> you know you like slow :D
[2:56] <Tachyon`> the problem isn't it's slow, it's black unless I'm in X
[2:56] <Tachyon`> lol
[2:56] <AC`97> O.o wuh
[2:56] <Tachyon`> fuse-sdl runs really nicely from the console
[2:56] <Tachyon`> yeah, get a black screen with mouse pointer when running the sdl port but if I click the black space where eh quit button should be it does quit
[2:56] <Tachyon`> so it's clearly almost working
[2:57] <Tachyon`> I'll give qemu a go
[2:57] <Sv> AC`97, how do you make the pi use so much power
[2:57] <AC`97> vmware ??
[2:57] <Tachyon`> vmware wouldn't work as it's not intel
[2:57] <AC`97> Sv: ask the raspberry pi foundation
[2:57] <AC`97> D: it's not intel?!?
[2:57] <Sv> mine only uses about 600mAh
[2:57] <AC`97> preposterous
[2:58] <AC`97> Sv: whoa. that's more than mine.
[2:58] <AC`97> mine uses a bit over 400mA
[2:58] <AC`97> (no h) :D
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[3:01] <GGon> new rpi is working great off the tv's usb port :)
[3:01] <GGon> amazing
[3:01] <AC`97> inb4 fried tv usb power.
[3:01] <AC`97> port*
[3:02] <AC`97> :D
[3:02] <GGon> AC`97: your tv's port didn't have like.. some sort of breaker or something?
[3:02] <AC`97> ...
[3:02] <AC`97> my tvs don't have usb ports
[3:02] <AC`97> they have serial.
[3:03] <GGon> oh
[3:03] <GGon> i have mine hooked up to the tv now
[3:03] <GGon> seems ok so far
[3:03] <AC`97> power it from a few solar panels glued onto your tv screen >:D
[3:03] <AC`97> then take pictures.
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[3:05] <GGon> hahaha. no thanks
[3:05] <GGon> the usb port works fine ;)
[3:05] <Tachyon`> ah, qemu does seem to nip along
[3:05] <GGon> although ... it's rated at 2.5W according to wikipedia
[3:05] <GGon> so i'm sure a battery powered by a solar panel might be able to run it all day long
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[3:06] <AC`97> but not all night long :D
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[3:06] <GGon> AC`97: that's what the battery is for ;)
[3:06] <GGon> most homes with solar panels have huge batteries
[3:06] <AC`97> indeed.
[3:07] <GGon> solar panels aren't very practical in chicago tho
[3:07] <GGon> you would be had pressed to find a house with any here
[3:07] <asaru> maybe like downtown but im sure there are plenty of spaces that get decent sunlight in chicago
[3:08] <GGon> well. it isn't really that. the winter time may prove problematic
[3:08] <asaru> well sure
[3:08] <GGon> when the days last like 5 hours heh
[3:08] <asaru> but i live up in mke and theres tons of solar all over town
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[3:08] <GGon> i don't know. i doubt it would offset cost
[3:09] <AC`97> one time, i charged up 2 huge capacitors with a solar panel, and use it to power a big impact wrench.
[3:09] <GGon> the energy savings would take years to realize
[3:09] <asaru> i suppose maybe not much in the winter
[3:09] <AC`97> it worked for like 1 and a half second.
[3:09] <GGon> AC`97: hahaha
[3:09] <AC`97> but it was pretty cool. 24v powering a 120v power tool
[3:09] <GGon> capacitors discharge rather quickly
[3:10] <AC`97> i also used those capacitors to melt beefy wires.
[3:10] <AC`97> they go BANG.
[3:10] <AC`97> quick discharge indeed :D
[3:10] <asaru> just how big are these capacitors?
[3:10] <GGon> the only time i ever used a capacitor was in my car for the stereo speakers
[3:11] <GGon> but those were specifically made for that purpose
[3:11] <AC`97> asaru: almost the big as the ones in my 160amp welder
[3:12] <asaru> so... big?
[3:12] <asaru> lol
[3:12] <asaru> big enough for a tesla coil?
[3:12] <AC`97> er, lemme try to look for a picture
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[3:13] <AC`97> http://www.blinkenbyte.org/welder_conversion/capacitor_bank.jpg fatter than these.
[3:14] <AC`97> i think around 120000uf
[3:14] <asaru> wow
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[3:14] <asaru> could do some serious damage with those
[3:14] <AC`97> mine don't have screw terminals. they're bolt terminals :P
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[3:33] <Blu3Knight> Has anyone built a successful crossdev arm environment on Intel system?
[3:34] <rikkib> Yes
[3:35] <AC`97> many ones.
[3:35] <Blu3Knight> rikkib: What is the trick to getting all the programs to compile for the environment??? mine fails on gcc all the time
[3:36] <Blu3Knight> Base system runs gcc 4.5.4
[3:36] <rikkib> crosstool-ng
[3:37] <rikkib> Not sure what you mean... You can not build the compiler?
[3:38] <Blu3Knight> it fails during the creation of the arm toolchain all the time.
[3:38] <AC`97> create a leg toolchain then.
[3:38] * AC`97 is architecture-illiterate
[3:38] <rikkib> What is the error? You may be missing something.... crosstools sorts most of that out
[3:39] <Blu3Knight> rikkib: Crosstool is not in Gentoo Portage, I am just using the regular crossed environemnt
[3:39] <rikkib> I did have to install stuff on my Debian 6 system
[3:39] <AC`97> (eww gentoo)
[3:40] <rikkib> crosstools is just a script...
[3:41] <Blu3Knight> What is the crossdev environment that you are using?
[3:42] <rikkib> http://www.bootc.net/archives/2012/05/26/how-to-build-a-cross-compiler-for-your-raspberry-pi/
[3:43] <rikkib> This helped me
[3:43] <rikkib> and the howto on the elinux wiki
[3:44] <rikkib> I am cross compiling in x86 for the RPi
[3:44] <rikkib> on
[3:44] <rikkib> Debian 6
[3:44] <Sv> lol
[3:45] <Blu3Knight> rikkib: Thank you for the link
[3:46] <rikkib> elinux kernel compilation should find it
[3:48] <rikkib> http://elinux.org/RPi_Kernel_Compilation
[3:49] <rikkib> A mix of what you find here and there cause some of it is not what I do... ie sudo
[3:50] <rikkib> If you want to make a kernel I can cut and paste the commands if you wish...
[3:51] <Blu3Knight> rikkib: No ??? I just wanted to see if I can use the many Intel systems I have as part of the distcc farm on the RPI's
[3:52] <rikkib> distcc farm?
[3:53] <Blu3Knight> rikkib: You familiar with distcc?
[3:53] <Blu3Knight> http://code.google.com/p/distcc/
[3:53] <rikkib> Never heard of it
[3:53] * rikkib learns something new every day :)
[3:53] <Blu3Knight> Helps you build the environments a lot faster by distributing the compiling jobs across multiple systems and CPU's
[3:54] <rikkib> Ahhhh
[3:54] <Blu3Knight> Really works wonderful ???. especially if you have a ton of systems.
[3:54] <Blu3Knight> Or a ton of cores
[3:55] <rikkib> Just hook 3 linux boxes together
[3:55] <rikkib> Complile time down to half
[3:55] <Blu3Knight> rikkib: That is what it does :)
[3:56] <rikkib> Often though of it but never got around to doing it.... I have access to lots of old machines.
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[4:20] <Blu3Knight> #*&$@(#& FORTRAN --- that is why I was having all the problems. Removed the fortran from flags and now it compiled just fine.
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[4:22] <AC`97> ...
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[4:44] <projectdp> Hi all
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[4:51] <Blu3Knight_> projectdp: Hi
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[4:55] <Neal_> any scripts or anything that I can run on boot that will email me the internal ip?
[4:56] <Blu3Knight_> Neal_: Typically that is what Dynamic DNS is for.
[4:56] <Neal_> isn't that for the external ip, though?
[4:57] <Blu3Knight_> Sorry thought you meant that.
[4:58] <Blu3Knight_> http://elinux.org/RPi_Email_IP_On_Boot_Debian
[4:58] <des2> why don't you just make the IP static ?
[4:58] <Blu3Knight_> Do not know how well it works
[4:58] <Blu3Knight_> Neal_: Or have a reservation for DHCP that is what I do, and that way it is always the same.
[4:58] <Blu3Knight_> :0
[4:59] <Neal_> Blu3Knight_: I live at dorm and use school internet
[4:59] <des2> Yes it's possible your router can assign the IP based on Mac address.
[4:59] <des2> ahk.
[4:59] <atouk> any idea what the new firmware fixes?
[5:00] <Blu3Knight_> Try that script I posted, it is written specifically for RPI
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[5:05] <Neal_> since my gmail has 2-step auth, not sure how it will work with this -- i'll just modify it to send me push notification on my phone instead
[5:05] <Blu3Knight_> Neal_: What do you mean by 2 step auth
[5:06] <Neal_> http://support.google.com/accounts/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=180744
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[5:07] <Blu3Knight_> Neal_: Nope that uses a time based token ??? will never work with automation.
[5:09] <Neal_> yeah, that's why i'm changing it to fetch a webpage on my server that will send me a push notification instead of email
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[5:14] <AC`97> er... i get weird temperature readings at high load.
[5:15] <AC`97> http://ss.edited.us/121005201450.png
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[5:32] <Neal_> Blu3Knight_: like this - http://cl.ineal.me/image/3c0P022C2e3O
[5:34] <Blu3Knight_> Neal_: Never heard of Notifo??? added it to my reading list to look in to (List is getting huge with no time to read.
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[5:38] <Neal_> Blu3Knight_: Notifo is just a service for push notifications. They also have API in many languages. I use it for many things :)
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[5:42] <megatog615> yo!
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[5:43] <megatog615> anyone see that ars technica article about linux 3.7 and arm?
[5:43] <Blu3Knight_> megatog615: can you link?
[5:43] <megatog615> http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2012/10/next-linux-kernel-release-supports-more-arms-with-less-code/
[5:47] <AC`97> and before you know it, linux will support leg!
[5:49] <megatog615> hurray
[5:50] <Blu3Knight_> megatog615: Did I just miss it, or is the RPI not supported as part of it?
[5:50] <megatog615> soon, someday there will be an AC`98
[5:51] <megatog615> Blu3Knight_: i dunno, 3.7 is the starting point of some kind of unification
[5:51] <megatog615> what i like about it is that it will be a single build
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[5:56] <Sv> AC`99
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[6:27] <Syliss> cool, found a place to get the mk802 for $70 in my state
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[6:41] <PiRocketman> Hello all.
[6:42] <PiRocketman> Looks like we might be getting an experimental accelerated X server within a week or so:
[6:42] <PiRocketman> http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=63&t=4649&start=175
[6:43] <AC`97> will it come with cool crashes and kernel panics?
[6:44] <Syliss> like my iPhone?
[6:44] <AC`97> O.o
[6:46] <Syliss> its been getting kernel panics and resets lately
[6:46] <Syliss> i need to take it to an apple store soon
[6:46] <AC`97> when god gives you a lemon, exchange it at an apple store??
[6:46] <Syliss> closest store is roseville
[6:47] <AC`97> sounds rosey
[6:47] <Syliss> lol
[6:47] <Syliss> or sac
[6:47] <Syliss> both are about 90miles
[6:47] <AC`97> sacramento is farther :P
[6:47] <Blu3Knight_> Syliss: Iphone 5?
[6:48] <Syliss> 4s
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[6:52] <des2> The 5 is out so the 4's will automatically start dying now..
[6:54] <Blu3Knight_> des2: It would be funny if someone found out that Apple is putting bombs in the code, I do not doubt it though.
[6:54] <des2> heh
[6:55] <Syliss> mine has been doing it since I've bought it
[6:55] <Syliss> it stopped for a while but has occurred more often
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[7:04] <lickalott> hello all. upgraded my SD card for my rpi and am trying to use the only one. It's only showing 58mb usable with 7+-GB "unallocated". I want to use it all. Any ideas?
[7:04] <Jungle-Boogie> what distro, lickalott
[7:04] <des2> yes repartition it.
[7:04] <lickalott> raspbian
[7:05] <lickalott> i can't des2.
[7:05] <Jungle-Boogie> did you try sudo raspi-config
[7:05] <lickalott> used the win32diskimager to build the sd card.
[7:05] <lickalott> i'm on a windows box now Jungle-Boogie
[7:06] <lickalott> sorry!! should read "trying to use the old one" not the "only one"
[7:06] <lickalott> the new/upgraded one works fine in the pi. I want to use the old one for windows purposes
[7:06] <des2> which is why they make live usb linux distributions with gparted.
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[7:08] <lickalott> you could've just said gparted.....
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[7:20] <midnightyell> You don't need to use gparted to make a Pi image, though
[7:21] * midnightyell scrolls back; that might not be what the topic was
[7:21] <midnightyell> ah; resizing a partiton. Nevermind :)
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[8:09] <Neal_> how can i make a script run on every boot? /etc/rc.local does not seem to work.
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[8:15] <SIFTU> Neal_: you put it before the exit 0 right?
[8:15] <Neal_> yes
[8:15] <SIFTU> Neal_: works fine here.. did you use the full path
[8:15] <Neal_> yes, i did
[8:15] <Neal_> :o
[8:17] <Neal_> it runs before it asks me for login, correct?
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[8:17] <SIFTU> yeah
[8:18] <Neal_> weird
[8:18] <SIFTU> runlevels 2-5
[8:18] <SIFTU> Neal_: what distro?
[8:18] <Neal_> raspbian
[8:18] <SIFTU> ok well I have had many scripts run fine with that distro
[8:18] <SIFTU> right now it's launching xbmc
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[8:26] <Neal_> oh never mind, it's just my script not running. is the network stuff initialized before rc.local runs?
[8:26] <Neal_> since hostname -I is not outputing anything it seems
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[8:43] <steve_rox> anyone have much luck with setting up a vpn server on the pi?
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[9:01] * rymate1234 is gonna compile lwjgl on the piu
[9:01] <rymate1234> *pi
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[9:12] <rymate1234> .....I regret this already
[9:12] <rymate1234> Maybe downloading the tarball was a bad idea
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[11:28] <rymate1234> this is a test!!!
[11:28] <rymate1234> lol
[11:28] <rymate1234> just testing my new keyboard ^_^
[11:30] <steve_rox> fun :-P
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[11:37] <steve_rox> got bored of my pi now
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[11:44] <steve_rox> guess ill mes around with polly fuses brb
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[11:48] <aaa801> I.. I dont know what to think of the name of server im connected to.. [aaa801] moorcock.freenode.net :TX, USA
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[11:53] <rymate1234> guys
[11:54] <rymate1234> why is my pi not connected to my tp at 1080p
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[11:54] <lupinedk> another seriale reader related crash :(
[11:54] <lupinedk> -e
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[12:09] <Hoerie> <aaa801> I.. I dont know what to think of the name of server im connected to.. [aaa801] moorcock.freenode.net :TX, USA <-- moorcock is a wellknown writer
[12:10] * aaa801 goes back to his low cost touchscreen plan
[12:10] <aaa801> WHY ARE IC'S SOO DAM EXPENSIVE
[12:10] <aaa801> ?5 a chip =/
[12:11] <Tachyon`> heh, here I am looking at my statement wondering who the hell combined precision are... it's CPC isn't it
[12:11] <Tachyon`> aaa801, firstly, that's not expensive, look at PC CPUs, secondly, what IC?
[12:12] <Tachyon`> michael moorcock, read a lot of his stuff a a kid, not seen any in yaers though
[12:13] * Xark quite enjoyed The Elric Saga (and other immortal heroes).
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[12:13] <Tachyon`> ah, yes, Elric adn Corum are the two I remember
[12:13] <Tachyon`> there's actually a stormbringer in nethack you know, although you're wise not to pick it up before checking your alignment
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[12:14] <Xark> Hehe
[12:14] <gordonDrogon> aaa801, what particular chip?
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[12:16] <Tachyon`> anyone thinking of a rii keyboard for your pi, don't.
[12:16] <Tachyon`> not only are the keys /far/ too small, the range is rubbish
[12:16] <Xark> Tachyon`: "rii"?
[12:16] <Tachyon`> had to order a replacement larger keyboard (sent next day which apprently means monday)
[12:16] <Tachyon`> one sec
[12:17] <Tachyon`> http://www.productwiki.com/upload/images/rii_mini_wireless_keyboard_2.jpg
[12:17] <Tachyon`> that
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[12:17] <Tachyon`> fits in my pocket nicely with the pi but not so easy to use, lol
[12:18] <Xark> Tachyon`: Ahh. I've seen those and wondered about them. Thanks for the tip. Already looked a bit awkward to use.
[12:18] <Tachyon`> seriously, it was missing keys within two metres of the pi and on a full charge
[12:19] <Xark> Tachyon`: Haha, sounds like PC Jr. all over. :)
[12:19] <Dagger2> does that thing have rubber keys?
[12:19] <Tachyon`> they're hard plastic keys with leaf switches underneath
[12:19] <Tachyon`> so expect a key travel of about 0.5mm
[12:19] <aaa801> gordonDrogon: tsc2007
[12:20] <Dagger2> ah, that presumably helps. I have a similar keyboard-only thing that has rubber keys, and it's horrible to use
[12:20] <Xark> Tachyon`: Wow, sounds "crippling".
[12:20] <Dagger2> I mean, obviously something that small with a rectangular layout is going to be horrible, but when they're rubber it's mushy too :(
[12:20] <Tachyon`> it's okay for emergency use but not for any lengthy typing
[12:20] <Tachyon`> the trackpad works quite well
[12:20] <Tachyon`> I'll just use it as a media remote
[12:21] <Tachyon`> just wish they'd spent more time on the RF and less time building laser pointers and backlighting into it
[12:21] <rymate1234> hey
[12:21] <rymate1234> anyone here know how to use emulationstation?
[12:21] <rymate1234> I installed it
[12:21] <Xark> Laser pointer? Umm, yeah. :)
[12:21] <Tachyon`> didn't even notice that until it got here but yes, lol
[12:21] <Xark> Also a desert topping!
[12:21] <rymate1234> it says "es-systems.cfg was found, but contained now systems
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[12:23] <Tachyon`> I note the boot partition is fat16, is that because it has to be or just because it's small
[12:27] <Tachyon`> oh, the rii also has no insert key
[12:27] <Tachyon`> at all
[12:27] <Tachyon`> it's not hiding on a fn+key
[12:27] <Tachyon`> (although f9-f12 are on fn+1-4 and home/end are fn+left and right
[12:28] <Xark> Tachyon`: Well, you no doubt get good at not making any typos. :)
[12:28] * Tachyon` listens to the sound of grinding programmer teeth
[12:28] <Xark> you'll^
[12:28] <rymate1234> guys
[12:28] <rymate1234> I think my pi froze
[12:28] <Tachyon`> I'm never very good at that
[12:28] <rymate1234> wat do
[12:28] <Tachyon`> just power cycle it if it's not responding
[12:28] <Tachyon`> nothing else you can do
[12:29] <rymate1234> kthen
[12:29] <Xark> If it makes you feel better, press ctrl-alt-del right before you yank power. :)
[12:29] <rymate1234> lmao
[12:29] <rymate1234> ok
[12:29] <rymate1234> anyone know a good emulator for the rpi?
[12:29] <Tachyon`> it's ext4 so it's not the horror it once was doing that
[12:29] <Tachyon`> do that on ext2 and you'll bloody know about it
[12:30] <Tachyon`> but 3/4 have journals so much better in that situation
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[12:36] <rymate1234> I get this error with emulation station http://pastebin.com/7t2d8FnT
[12:36] <rymate1234> How to add games to it?
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[12:43] <Tachyon`> ah, not sure, it's probably mentioned in the documentation
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[12:43] <Pitel> http://pastebin.com/FSPVvyND are any of those preinstalled and configured?
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[13:08] <rymate1234> woo found wireless adaptor
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[13:10] <spycrab0> hi , im looking for an gpio beginner tutorial
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[13:12] <Xark> spycrab0: Perhaps http://learn.adafruit.com/category/raspberry-pi ?
[13:12] <gordonDrogon> spycrab0, I keep meaning to write more...
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[13:13] <gordonDrogon> spycrab0, I've done a lot of programming/interfacing though - feel free to ask any questions...
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[13:14] <spycrab0> i just want to do some basic stuff like powering an led with gpio and an python script
[13:15] <Xark> spycrab0: OK, how about http://log.liminastudio.com/writing/tutorials/tutorial-how-to-use-your-raspberry-pi-like-an-arduino
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[13:16] <gordonDrogon> that mentioned my stuff - wiringPi.
[13:16] <scummos> spycrab0: http://elinux.org/RPi_Low-level_peripherals#General_Purpose_Input.2FOutput_.28GPIO.29
[13:16] <gordonDrogon> This: https://projects.drogon.net/raspberry-pi/gpio-examples/tux-crossing/ is a bit of an intro with examples in C and bash though.
[13:16] <scummos> on that page there's also an example on how to do with python
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[13:17] <gordonDrogon> gah I keep getting zapped by my laptop. I think the power here is somewhat sub-optimal )-: No earth on the incoming mains supply.
[13:18] <thrawed> cover it in electrical tape
[13:19] <locutox> i always seen to get zapped when im demonstrating equipment to someone
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[13:19] <thrawed> I never seem to get zapped..
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[13:22] <gordonDrogon> I'm currently on a dodgy 1.5 world island ...
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[13:24] <Xark> gordonDrogon: Aren't you also in some "classic" architecture?
[13:25] <gordonDrogon> Xark, right now - no, I'm in Tenerife in an appartment block
[13:25] <gordonDrogon> Xark, back home I have a nice georgian town house :)
[13:26] <Xark> gordonDrogon: I see. :)
[13:27] <Xark> gordonDrogon: Sounds like you need to hammer a copper spike into the ground somewhere. :)
[13:27] <spycrab0> should this gpio cable ( http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/d/l225/m/mmpaGchN1UBGNZ7qmKsrJUg.jpg ) work?
[13:27] <gordonDrogon> Xark, yea, I suspect if I did, then it would kill the town elctrickery supply...
[13:28] <Xark> gordonDrogon: Hehe.
[13:28] <gordonDrogon> spycrab0, sure - but you'll need to solder the socket onto a board that can take it - ie. need a gap between the pins!
[13:29] <Xark> spycrab0: Here is my low-tech solution (bent some longer headers with needlenose) -> http://imgur.com/a/WmOWn
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[13:33] <spycrab0> well i cant find any german electrictronic shop that sells an gpio socket , sadly
[13:33] <tinti> Did anybody try the Android for Raspberry?
[13:33] <gordonDrogon> spycrab0, ok - many other solutons - e.g. just a breadboard and jumper leads if you can get them locally.
[13:34] <gordonDrogon> or, something like a coblet board from adafruit - if you have a lock outlet of their stuff there.
[13:34] <gordonDrogon> cobler board.
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[13:34] <gordonDrogon> http://adafruit.com/products/914
[13:34] <gordonDrogon> some soldering required.
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[13:36] <spycrab0> well its currently not in stock
[13:37] <spycrab0> isnt it possible to directly connect an led to the gpio cable(s)
[13:37] <Hoerie> hmm there's actually 2 dutch dealers for adafruit stuff
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[13:38] <Xark> spycrab0: Sure, you can also use something like this (probably a local supplier) -> https://www.adafruit.com/products/824
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[13:39] <gordonDrogon> spycrab0, yes.. you can be creative with those 2-pin jumper links - need led, resistor and 2 of those little jumper links.
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[13:43] <tinti> have anyone tried http://dx.com/p/4-channel-relay-module-extension-board-for-arduino-avr-arm-51-141651?utm_source=dx&utm_medium=albums&utm_campaign=arduino-compatible?
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[13:45] <gordonDrogon> tinti, never tried it. it might work on the Pi...
[13:45] <tinti> gordonDrogon: A friend told me that is not so wise to connect the 3v3 on 5v in this case
[13:45] <gordonDrogon> actually, having looked at it, it won't work on a Pi.
[13:46] <gordonDrogon> th relays are 5v relays and they won't work.
[13:46] <gordonDrogon> it's marginal to work on an arduino too, but hey...
[13:47] <SpeedEvil> each relay has a transistor
[13:48] <SpeedEvil> I can't see the values, but it's plausible it may work
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[13:48] <SpeedEvil> you would need to connect the 5v to 'Vcc', and ensure that there is not >3.3v on the inputs when idle
[13:49] <tinti> SpeedEvil: thanks
[13:49] <SpeedEvil> not saying it will certainly work, but it's quite plausible it may.
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[13:55] <gordonDrogon> oh yes, looks like a little tranny there.. Didn't someone get one of these recently though and it didn't work?
[13:55] <gordonDrogon> however how many relays do you need? If only 2, then I'd get a Pi face...
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[13:58] <Tachyon`> http://www.amazon.co.uk/Raspberry-Pi-User-Guide-ebook/dp/B008MAI0WK/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1349524654&sr=8-3
[13:58] <Tachyon`> is this the real manual
[13:58] <Tachyon`> there was a cut down one
[13:58] <Tachyon`> which I do not want, lol
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[14:00] <Tachyon`> ah, never mind, found the shorter one
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[14:00] <Tachyon`> yay for kindle purchases, pay, have under a minute later -.o
[14:01] <thrawed> ebooks are way overpriced
[14:01] <thrawed> bloody agency model
[14:01] <Tachyon`> yeah, I don't like the price
[14:01] <Tachyon`> or the VAT (tax on learning)
[14:01] <Tachyon`> I do like the speed at which they reach me
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[14:02] <thrawed> it's never going to end well when the publishers set the prices.
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[14:16] <dennistlg> guys here are knowing the movie newkids?
[14:16] <dennistlg> its so funny
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[14:41] <rymate1234|rpi> hey
[14:42] <rymate1234|rpi> I'm gonna try get minecraft (client) working on the pi
[14:42] <rymate1234|rpi> I will most lilely fail
[14:42] <rymate1234|rpi> *likely
[14:42] <rymate1234|rpi> XD
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[15:19] <[SySteM]> Hello
[15:19] <[SySteM]> is there a possiblilty to use GPIO to input a value from 0 to 255 ? and not just a boolean 0/1 ?
[15:20] <ReggieUK> yes
[15:21] <ReggieUK> just wiggle the pin anywhere between 0 and 255 times :D
[15:21] <Azuria> ReggieUK: Please elabotrate :)
[15:21] <locutox> sigma delta styles
[15:21] <Azuria> to my little knowledge, there would have to be a ADC chip in the middle?
[15:22] <[SySteM]> i want to use PWM
[15:23] <ReggieUK> I'm joking, there is a pwm pin available but analog gpio is used by the audio output of the pi
[15:24] <ReggieUK> http://elinux.org/Rpi_Low-level_peripherals
[15:24] <[SySteM]> thx
[15:24] <ReggieUK> other than that, yes you'd need an adc depending on what you want to do
[15:25] <[SySteM]> only get temperature
[15:25] <ReggieUK> I think there are spi? adc chips around
[15:25] <ReggieUK> the ones I've seen have the analog input and convert that to 8pins (for 8bit adc)
[15:25] <ReggieUK> so you read the state of the 8 pins to get your value between 0-255
[15:26] <[SySteM]> its a simple pin sensor http://www.reuk.co.uk/shopImages/lm335z-temperature-sensor.jpg
[15:26] <[SySteM]> 3 pins
[15:26] <[SySteM]> i can simply get it on arduino board
[15:27] <Azuria> if you want temp sensing, why not use a digital one? like ds18b20?, they also use just one pin, and you can have them in a small network on that pin
[15:28] <ReggieUK> I was going to suggest that too Azuria
[15:28] <coin3d> hey there. is it possible to install xbmc on raspbian? it seems that the package to install it is broken on raspbian
[15:28] <ReggieUK> they're like $2 each singly
[15:28] <ReggieUK> try xbian or raspbmc possibly?
[15:29] <[SySteM]> Yes i try with i got on my hand :)
[15:29] <[SySteM]> Thanks for advice :)
[15:29] <coin3d> ReggieUK: i wanted to have a "pure" debian on my raspberry, with the possibility to install programs via ssh, start an xserver, etc.
[15:29] <Azuria> ReggieUK: true... but the analog sensors i have tried, just thermistors, where vulnerabul(misspelled?) to long wire runs, where digital proofed to do the trick
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[15:30] <rymate|rpi> hey
[15:30] <rymate|rpi> I broke my sudoers file, how do i fix it?
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[15:34] <ReggieUK> edit it on a pc?
[15:34] <ReggieUK> coin3d, xbian has apt installed
[15:34] <ReggieUK> so you can install stuff
[15:35] <ReggieUK> you can also put a delay on xbian starting xbmc so you can drop out to a terminal
[15:35] <Dyskette> Can you not just su root on raspbian?
[15:35] <Dyskette> And then visudo to fix it?
[15:36] <ReggieUK> Azuria, I'm not disagreeing with you, I think digital would be a better way to go, however, digital can be affected by long cable runs too
[15:36] <rymate|rpi> what's the default root password?
[15:36] <ReggieUK> there isn't one on raspbian is there?
[15:37] <Dyskette> That I have no idea of.
[15:37] <rymate|rpi> oh crap
[15:37] <Dyskette> Changing passwords (including setting root password) was one of the first things I did.
[15:37] <rymate|rpi> brb booting my laptop
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[15:38] <Midasx> Where can I set the CPU govenor to ondemand? I cant find the file location!
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[15:38] <Azuria> ReggieUK: again true, (i have only tried ds18b20), but they have CRC check of the data returned, so you can verify your data that way, or you can take 3-5 measurements and take the average result
[15:39] <Azuria> ReggieUK: with analog, you would, in my case, always get a false reading with to high or low temp
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[15:41] <ReggieUK> crc isn't really going to help if your data cable run is too long to get true readings
[15:41] <ReggieUK> it's even in the ds18b20s datasheet :)
[15:43] <Azuria> ReggieUK: you might be right... then an analog might be of use... the code could be tweaked to compensate for the resistance in the cable, but you would have to calibrate for every sensor/cable
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[15:44] <Azuria> ReggieUK: and i am by no means an expert, just speaking of my own experiences. :) It's still learning in progress :D
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[16:02] <ReggieUK> the way to sort it out with the digital stuff is to use extenders or supply power from elsewhere
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[16:03] <ReggieUK> we're probably talking about say a 15ft cable length before you get issues
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[16:05] <Azuria> for now, i have only used up to about 10ft, but i will have to, sometime, to go up to 30ft or more...
[16:07] <ReggieUK> the ds18b20s are well used, so you'll find tutorials and libraries all over the internet on how to use them in long cable runs
[16:08] <thrawed> what would be the best cli tool to measure and record bandwidth consumption?
[16:08] <Azuria> will look at it, when the time comes... i plan to run my solar water heating system on RPi... as the only controller for pump and everything
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[16:14] <Azuria> What would be a good way to measure distance in an extremely dusty envirenment? i have a stoker now to heat my house, and would like to know when it's time to refill the silo with three pellets :)
[16:14] <Azuria> i am afraid that ultra sonic sensors would get to dirty in no time
[16:15] <thrawed> lasers
[16:15] <thrawed> pointed at a mirror on the moon
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[16:35] <vlt> Hello. I downloaded a currect raspian running ???Linux raspberrypi 3.2.27+ #160 PREEMPT Mon Sep 17 23:18:42 BST 2012 armv6l GNU/Linux???. I use omxplayer to playback an audio file but I can???t control the volume in alsamixer. Any idea why?
[16:36] <thrawed> loaded the driver?
[16:38] <vlt> thrawed: What driver?
[16:38] <thrawed> snd_bcm2835
[16:38] <vlt> The audio is playing, I just can???t control the volume.
[16:38] * vlt checks
[16:38] <vlt> thrawed: Yes, the driver is loaded (says lsmod).
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[16:41] <Midasx> How can I set raspbian to boot into the Xserver/GUI?
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[16:41] <vlt> And how can I get rid of the crackle at the beginning and end of an audio file?
[16:42] <vlt> audio *playback rather
[16:42] <thrawed> Midasx: http://elinux.org/RPi_Debian_Auto_Login
[16:42] <thrawed> vlt: the crackle is from the DAC turning off/on and is currently unavoidable
[16:43] <vlt> thrawed: Hmmm, can I turn on the DAC permanently? By running jackd on it, for example?
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[16:45] <vlt> Is it possible that omxplayer doesn???t use alsa for playback? I still can???t control the volume with alsamixer.
[16:45] * vlt tries aplay
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[16:46] <thrawed> vlt: does - or + within omxplayer do anything?
[16:47] <vlt> thrawed: Yes, that works.
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[16:47] <Midasx> How can I get raspbian to boot into GUI?
[16:47] <thrawed> Midasx: ...
[16:47] <Midasx> Sorry had an irc client messup
[16:48] <thrawed> Midasx: http://elinux.org/RPi_Debian_Auto_Login
[16:48] <vlt> thrawed: But it doesn???t change the alsamixer value. Is it a softvol function inside omxplayer?
[16:48] <thrawed> vlt: https://github.com/huceke/omxplayer/
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[16:54] <elgrecoFL> ??
[16:55] <thrawed> elgrecoFL: congrats
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[17:08] <thrawed> clear
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[17:10] <rymate1234> hey
[17:11] <rymate1234> trying to get "youtube-dl" to work
[17:11] <rymate1234> ...and it works
[17:11] <thrawed> umm
[17:12] <rymate1234> ok
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[17:18] <D0minat0r> have a problem i get blank screen with my rpi on one of my tvs
[17:19] <D0minat0r> The 32" mirai reports 1360*768 resolution, rpi gets it but only black screen, works fine on other tv
[17:19] <D0minat0r> any ideas where to start looking for the fault?
[17:20] <thrawed> D0minat0r: you probably need to fiddle with some config.txt options
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[17:20] <thrawed> D0minat0r: http://elinux.org/RPi_config.txt
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[17:21] <D0minat0r> thrawed: ok tnx
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[17:24] <kanliot> i'm trying to play wav and ogg files with the rpi, different problems. output with the headphone jack. wav files play a second of garbage at first, and ogg files play ok, but then lock up the sound resource after making a loud pop, a minute into the audio. i'm using raspbian.
[17:25] <thrawed> kanliot: latest firmware?
[17:25] <rymate1234> I get this errorn with omxplayer
[17:25] <rymate1234> * failed to open vchiq instance
[17:26] <kanliot> ahh, i will make that a project thrawed. TYVM
[17:26] <rymate1234> I have an omxplayer.log with this in
[17:26] <rymate1234> 00:00:00 T:0 DEBUG: DllBcm: Using omx system library
[17:26] <thrawed> rymate1234: chmod a+rw /dev/vchiq
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[17:27] <rymate1234> kthx
[17:27] <rymate1234> oh hey it works
[17:28] <rymate1234> its smoooooth
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[17:31] <rymate1234> yay
[17:31] <rymate1234> the "yt" youtube client is best youtube client on raspbian
[17:32] <ReggieUK> we need sopcast working
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[17:34] <D0minat0r> thrawed: ok got image by forcing 720p resolution but now the image is bigger than the screen
[17:35] <D0minat0r> running disable overscan
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[17:46] <rymate1234> this youtube client
[17:46] <rymate1234> has buffer -.-
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[18:04] <rymate1234> anyone know a good font for X when using a raspi from a distance?
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[18:05] <SpeedEvil> a big one.
[18:06] <rymate1234> lol thanks
[18:07] <SpeedEvil> or just dropping the resolution can help.
[18:07] <SpeedEvil> what you're wanting is going to depend on the app.
[18:07] <SpeedEvil> numbers only can be very clear in some fonts
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[18:15] <AC`97> ????
[18:15] <AC`97> ????
[18:16] <SpeedEvil> ??
[18:16] <AC`97> ????
[18:17] <AC`97> ????r??
[18:19] <AC`97> wikipedia is so educational
[18:19] <AC`97> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kriging
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[18:19] <AC`97> i'm sooo gonna implement that in my motorcyclePi
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[18:28] <rymate1234> hey
[18:28] <rymate1234> How would i get openttd working on the pi?
[18:29] <rymate1234> I launch it with "openttd -v dedicated" and it works
[18:29] <rymate1234> however I only get sound
[18:29] <rymate1234> no visuals
[18:31] <hamitron> isn't the dedicated mode for no GUI?
[18:31] <rymate1234> ye
[18:31] <rymate1234> not got X running
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[18:32] <hamitron> iirc it uses SDL
[18:32] <rymate1234> sd gives me an error about "permissions denied"
[18:32] <rymate1234> to /dev/fb0
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[18:34] <hamitron> http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=6568
[18:34] <hamitron> need to add your user to a group
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[18:35] <rymate1234> ah
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[18:40] <rymate1234> I now get the error "unable to open mouse"
[18:40] <rymate1234> :<
[18:41] * SpeedEvil wants to open a mouse.
[18:41] <SpeedEvil> damn thing is running about my floor.
[18:41] <rymate1234> lol
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[18:42] <hamitron> https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=107707
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[18:45] <des2> Most mice can be opened using a phillips screwdriver...
[18:45] <AC`97> or a Big Fscking Hammer.
[18:45] * hamitron was thinking hammer
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[18:51] <SpeedEvil> I have some nice rat traps, that damn near cut them in half.
[18:51] <IT_Sean> eeew
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[18:52] <AC`97> you can sharpen the wires on those traps.
[18:52] <des2> sure way to cut your own fingers off...
[18:53] <AC`97> orly? (:
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[18:58] <IT_Sean> how do you sharpen a wire... a wire, by definition, is round.
[18:58] <IT_Sean> ???
[18:58] <IT_Sean> O__o
[18:58] <AC`97> i can sharpen a paperclip to cut paper.
[18:58] <AC`97> mousetrap wires are much thicker.
[18:58] <IT_Sean> that seems like A Bad Idea
[18:58] <AC`97> i've also sharpened a paperclip for cutting aluminum cans before
[18:58] <IT_Sean> O_O
[18:59] * IT_Sean hides
[18:59] <AC`97> ...
[18:59] <AC`97> whenever i'm bored, i pull out my lil 1" ceramic stick and start honing whatever sharp object i have around :P
[18:59] <AC`97> oh actually, i think it's 3/4"
[19:02] <AC`97> i've also sharpened a thick copper wire.. with a hammer
[19:02] <AC`97> it was razor sharp after i honed it
[19:02] <AC`97> it looked like a mini steak knife :D
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[19:24] <thrawed> SpeedEvil: http://i.imgur.com/zGTLe.gif
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[19:31] <thrawed> IT_Sean: you never dissected a mouse in biology class?
[19:31] <thrawed> kids are getting way too squeamish nowadays
[19:33] <IT_Sean> :/
[19:33] <IT_Sean> At minimum, a warning would have been nice.
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[19:36] <thrawed> warning: I'm about to post an image appropriate to the conversation?
[19:37] <IT_Sean> I was thinking more likie "Warning, small furry animal getting ripped in half" would have been suitable.
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[19:37] <asaru> its the circle of life
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[19:45] <asaru> hmm
[19:45] <asaru> anybody ever hear of a project to get x to display as a round image instead of your typical 4:3 or 16:9
[19:46] <des2> No
[19:46] <thrawed> asaru: they don't make round monitors
[19:46] <asaru> they did in the 50's
[19:46] <rymate1234> lol
[19:47] <johang> lol
[19:47] <asaru> i have an old zenith porthole tv
[19:47] <johang> like one of those sweeping radar monitors
[19:47] <asaru> sort of
[19:47] <ibm2> lmao
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[19:48] <thrawed> asaru: you're planning to stick a pi inside this? http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_ZF2TvtdrnP0/TKIVP1R_T2I/AAAAAAAAARw/o0uI_MgGMH0/s1600/Zenith+round-screen,+1950.jpg
[19:48] <johang> lol
[19:48] <asaru> it looks like this
[19:48] <asaru> http://www.cerant.com/Bryon.JPG
[19:48] <asaru> yes
[19:48] <asaru> thinkin about it
[19:48] <johang> does it have hdmi?
[19:48] <thrawed> bloody hell, that thing is huge
[19:48] <asaru> haha no
[19:48] <asaru> its vacuum tubes
[19:49] <thrawed> or that woman has tiny arms
[19:49] <ibm2> how fast is the pi again?
[19:49] <thrawed> slow
[19:49] <johang> ibm2: 700 MHz of fastness, sir.
[19:49] <asaru> fast enough for the girls i hang out with
[19:50] <thrawed> johang: you can't really compare it in terms of mhz
[19:50] <johang> I know.
[19:50] <ibm2> fast enough to run a linux asterisk trunk server im sure?
[19:51] <thrawed> johang: I've heard it's about 8 times slower than an atom cpu at the same clock speed
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[19:51] <des2> It's about a 300 MHz Pentium 2
[19:51] <johang> thrawed: I doubt that. atoms are not that good.
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[19:52] <ReggieUK> huzzah
[19:52] <johang> wut
[19:52] <ReggieUK> admins 1-0 trolls
[19:52] <des2> That's from the Raspberrypi.org Faq.
[19:52] <rymate1234> IT_Sean?
[19:52] <des2> It's a slow cpu paired with a fast GPU
[19:53] <rymate1234> oh
[19:53] <IT_Sean> yes rymate1234?
[19:53] <rymate1234> IT sean was the guy banning
[19:53] <rymate1234> nvm
[19:53] <rymate1234> XD
[19:53] <rymate1234> ignore me
[19:53] <IT_Sean> okay
[19:53] <IT_Sean> /ignore rymate1234
[19:53] <IT_Sean> :p
[19:53] <rymate1234> lol
[19:54] <tripgod> /ignore tymate1234
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[19:54] <rymate1234> XD
[19:54] <rymate1234> I didn't mean that :(
[19:54] <IT_Sean> heh
[19:54] <tripgod> I spelled your name wrong anyway
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[19:58] <treeherder> /ignore rymate1234
[19:58] <treeherder> tab ftw
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[20:01] * Tachyon` blinks
[20:01] <Tachyon`> well, enlightenment e17 nips along quite nicely on the pi
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[20:02] <rymate1234> oh?
[20:03] <rymate1234> Tachyon`, how well do browsers run in it
[20:03] <rymate1234> :P
[20:04] <Tachyon`> as well as they do in anything else, it's just a window manager (a fast, lightweight and nice looking window manager)
[20:04] <rymate1234> ah
[20:04] <treeherder> has anyone put plan 9 on their pi yet?
[20:04] <rymate1234> sdl apps seem to run well
[20:04] <Tachyon`> also packaged in debian although Eterm is complaining about fonts
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[20:05] <rymate1234> someone should try port webkit to sdl
[20:05] <rymate1234> lmao
[20:05] <Tachyon`> there's already chromium available for pi
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[20:05] <treeherder> i thought like every debian package was ported
[20:05] <Tachyon`> I'm not sure yet but it's looking that way
[20:05] <Tachyon`> everything I've apt-got has arrived
[20:05] <treeherder> me too
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[20:06] <treeherder> even some really strange ones
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[20:06] <Tachyon`> only got my pi yesterday (finally) though, so not tried all taht much
[20:06] <Tachyon`> qemu managed to boot dos okay so will look at that later too, see exactly how fast it thinks it is in snooper or something
[20:06] <Tachyon`> I'm hoping for 486 speeds but suspect I'll be getting 286 speeds
[20:07] <rymate1234> ...dos?
[20:07] <rymate1234> why
[20:07] <Tachyon`> oddly to run dos applications
[20:07] <rymate1234> o
[20:07] <rymate1234> ic
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[20:07] <ibm2> ok im back lmao
[20:07] <treeherder> oi + wine = fail
[20:08] <ibm2> stupid laptop
[20:08] <treeherder> Cpi *
[20:08] <rymate1234> *rpi
[20:08] <treeherder> omg my keyboard
[20:08] <rymate1234> well
[20:08] <treeherder> rpi + wine = fail
[20:08] <Tachyon`> wine can't be used
[20:08] <Tachyon`> as it has no cpu emulation
[20:08] <Tachyon`> although if someone were to persuade it to use qemu or something
[20:09] <Tachyon`> might get away with some things (more word than world of warcraft but still it'd be better than nothing)
[20:10] <rymate1234> well
[20:10] <rymate1234> openttd works ok
[20:10] <rymate1234> unless I try to quit it
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[20:13] <NucWin> Tachyon` can you not use dosbox for dos emulation?
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[20:14] <Tachyon`> it's a bit hit and miss
[20:14] <Tachyon`> althoguh I likely will use it for some things
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[20:15] <ibm2> i wonder if someone will make a dosbox for the pi that works with old school warcraft/starcraft/tribes/doom/dn3d/etc.
[20:15] <ibm2> one of the 2 reasons i would get a pi
[20:16] <ibm2> old school dos game emulation type of stuff
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[20:18] <MashedUpCow> hello
[20:18] <MashedUpCow> I want to grant another group rwx permission to that directory, can I do that without making the new group the owner?
[20:18] <MashedUpCow> I suppose what I want is multiple groups with access to the same directory
[20:18] <MashedUpCow> is that possible?
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[20:21] <MashedUpCow> Is anyone here?
[20:21] <ibm2> i am
[20:21] <ibm2> though i know nothing of the pi
[20:21] <bassliner> hi everyone. just got my raspberry pi booting (green LED is flashing) from an sd card, but i see no output on the monitor. however i got a 22" (max. 1680x1050) attached via hdmi/dvi adaptor and i'm not sure about the resolution being used. is trying to look for /boot/*.txt an option to define a custom resolution? could it be something completely different?
[20:21] <des2> Unixes have 3 permission levels
[20:21] <des2> World, Group, and Owner.
[20:22] <MashedUpCow> I sort of understand the unix permissions model, and the chmod command
[20:22] <AC`97> /boot/config.txt
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[20:22] <des2> Really what you need is to great a third group with members from group 1 and 2.
[20:22] <ibm2> whats the current linux distro(s) for the pi?
[20:22] <lannocc> MashedUpCow: you should define a new group to contain all the members of these other groups
[20:22] <MashedUpCow> ok
[20:23] <AC`97> now that archlinux has hardfloat, there's no reason to use anything else!~
[20:23] <MashedUpCow> that answers my question, only one group can own a directory
[20:23] <MashedUpCow> so I have to chown it, then chmod it for the group I want to access it
[20:23] <des2> This problem is handled in a more modern fashion with Access Control Lists.
[20:23] <AC`97> clown it?
[20:24] <des2> You just have to chgrp it to the new group
[20:24] <MashedUpCow> ah yes, sorry the group
[20:24] <MashedUpCow> thanks
[20:24] <MashedUpCow> bassliner: have everything connected when you boot it up
[20:24] <MashedUpCow> bassliner: what OS you using
[20:25] <bassliner> MashedUpCow: just an openelec 16gb image to try to get up and running before trying something own.
[20:26] <MashedUpCow> I started with Raspbian (sp?), the Debian version
[20:26] <MashedUpCow> quickly got annoyed with the speed of the GUI and moved to Arch
[20:26] <MashedUpCow> learning command line stuff now
[20:26] <bassliner> MashedUpCow: are there custom images for various sd card sizes?
[20:26] <MashedUpCow> now I never connect a TV to it
[20:26] <bassliner> MashedUpCow: i'm using arch on all my boxes.
[20:26] <MashedUpCow> no, you have to use the image and then adjust the size of hate boot partition to fill the disk
[20:26] <bassliner> MashedUpCow: desktop boxes and laptops that is.
[20:27] <MashedUpCow> if you use Debian, there's an option to to this automatically on startup, I'm yet to work out how to do it on Arch
[20:27] <bassliner> probably you can simply use lvresize if you use LVM
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[20:45] <Blu3Knight> Anyone can point me to a location to make a minimal disk image from a running System?
[20:46] <Blu3Knight> Should say on how to make
[20:46] <Blu3Knight> I do not want the full disk as DD would give me.
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[20:46] <AC`97> Blu3Knight: mount it, then copy the files you need/want
[20:47] <MashedUpCow> dd will only do an image of the partition you specify won't it?
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[20:48] <MashedUpCow> I'd guess you'd need to do it with the size of the currently running system patition
[20:48] <Blu3Knight> MashedUpCow: No I can create an image of a whole SD
[20:49] <AC`97> oh i see.
[20:49] <Blu3Knight> AC`97: No I want to create an image that I can dd to a disk later, just like Raspbian.
[20:50] <MashedUpCow> that uses a 2gb image for that reason, I think
[20:50] <AC`97> then create a file that's the same size you want it to be
[20:50] <AC`97> and format it
[20:50] <AC`97> er, parition it first, then format
[20:50] <AC`97> partition*
[20:50] <AC`97> then mount and copy over your files
[20:50] <Blu3Knight> Never did that before ??? always dealt with actual drives..
[20:50] <AC`97> and copy over boot sector
[20:51] <Blu3Knight> Will search ??? thank you
[20:51] <MashedUpCow> I agree with AC`97,
[20:51] <MashedUpCow> I think what you want to do is squeeze it down, but I don't think you can
[20:51] <MashedUpCow> an .img file is an image of the whole partition, regardless of whether there's actually data on it
[20:51] <AC`97> best way is to recreate
[20:52] <Blu3Knight> MashedUpCow: Yep??? it is which is why I am trying to go down.
[20:52] <Blu3Knight> MashedUpCow: I am trying to create an img file of Gentoo with the boot partition and main partition, but only putting in the minimum things.
[20:53] <Blu3Knight> So that people can get it up and running quickly same as raspbian and others.
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[20:54] <Datalink> I really should build my own kernel more often
[20:54] <Datalink> first time running a kernel build in years
[20:54] <axion> see you tomorrow
[20:54] <rikkib> Same same
[20:55] <AC`97> Datalink: slowest kernel build ever, eh?
[20:55] <rikkib> Did not take long to get a cross compiler going thanks to crosstools-ng
[20:55] <Datalink> AC`97, it's actually chugging along... getting an o file a second or so
[20:56] <AC`97> o.o
[20:56] <Datalink> I have minecraft on the other computer so I'll be fine
[20:56] <AC`97> lol
[20:56] <Datalink> how many o files are in a modern kernel?
[20:56] <AC`97> i'd suppose thousands
[20:57] <AC`97> 679?
[20:57] <AC`97> no clue
[20:57] <Datalink> something like that, no dobut... ugh, did I compile in suspend?
[20:58] <AC`97> har
[20:58] <Tachyon`> bah, managed to corrupt the ext4fs so it wouldn't boot, was able to fsck it on the pandora to fix it but it's still not right, ah well, backups, lol
[20:59] <Datalink> Tachyon`, ick, hehe, I have a Linux laptop for when I mess up my pi's FS
[20:59] <Tachyon`> need to redo the card anyway, since RISC OS seems to require a card of its own there wasn't much point leaving 6GB for it
[21:00] <Tachyon`> think this time I'll have /home and /usr/src on seperate partitions
[21:01] <vlt> Datalink: over 9,000
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[21:02] <Datalink> vlt, haha
[21:02] <ibm2> Vlad lmao
[21:02] <Vlad> what
[21:02] <ibm2> er vlt
[21:02] <Vlad> oh
[21:02] <ibm2> mybad
[21:03] <Vlad> <3
[21:03] <Blu3Knight> Can a Sparce disk img be used to write to an SD card via DD?
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[21:03] <AC`97> Blu3Knight: i'd suppose so
[21:04] <Blu3Knight> AC`97: That is one way to create an ing file with only the data you need I guess and small size.
[21:04] <ibm2> watching Demolition Man on G4TV
[21:04] <Blu3Knight> ing = img thanks to spelling correction
[21:04] <Datalink> Blu3Knight, I'd avoid DDing onto the active filesystems, otherwise dd is powerful
[21:04] <ibm2> typing while watching, not good for accuracy
[21:09] <AC`97> Blu3Knight: but it's not good for distributing :P
[21:09] <Blu3Knight> AC`97: That is what I am trying to figure out ??? how to create an .img file that is good for distributing.
[21:09] <Blu3Knight> AC`97: and is small :)
[21:10] <AC`97> recreate.
[21:10] <Blu3Knight> AC`97: What do you mean?
[21:10] <AC`97> recreate the partition scheme so everything fits just right
[21:11] <AC`97> and let the end user resize it if they need more space
[21:11] <ibm2> Blu3Knight once you figure it out, post a blog somewhere!
[21:11] <Blu3Knight> ibm2: Will do ??? but first need to figure out.
[21:12] <AC`97> Blu3Knight: got the sparse image? how big is it?
[21:12] <AC`97> if you can send it to me, i can halp you chomp down the size :D
[21:13] <AC`97> and i can chomp it down very uberly indeed.
[21:13] <axion> dd copies zeroes too...
[21:14] <Blu3Knight> axion: Yep???. that is what I am trying to avoid, and figure out how.
[21:14] <AC`97> manual sparsing?
[21:14] <AC`97> >:D
[21:14] <ibm2> cant you rsync?
[21:14] <axion> no way to avoid, but zeroes compress good if you make a img.tar.xz or whatever
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[21:14] <AC`97> axion: but the image is still the same size. not good for dd'ing to smaller cards.
[21:14] <des2> no need to tar a single file
[21:14] <axion> thensudo dd if=/dev/sdb | xz -ze -T0 | dd of=sdcard.img.xz
[21:15] <Blu3Knight> AC`97: Yep exactly??? I am trying to make as small an image as I can so that it can fit on a minimum card.
[21:15] <wto> I'm just about to compile GHC on my raspberry pi. As an argument for configure, I should specify platform/arch. What is the most correct argument there? just "arm" ?
[21:15] <des2> How small a card do you need ?
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[21:16] <Blu3Knight> des2: I do not know how small I can get the .img to ??? I am chomping things down now :)
[21:16] <axion> you probably do not want an image then
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[21:16] <Blu3Knight> axion: Yeah??? I do ??? .img is the easiest for the people to dd back to any sd card
[21:17] <axion> a tar'd filesystem would be more optimal and would not be fragmented upon uncompressing to a device
[21:17] <des2> When you get as small as possible resize the partition until you have it as small as you want.
[21:17] <axion> the free space will all be at the end of the device
[21:17] <Blu3Knight> axion: Yes???. but those who have winblows would be out of luck
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[21:18] <eix> hi there! I am trying to boot by custom kernel and struggling a bit to position zImage and vmlinux. can somebody help? I guess I should replace start.elf and kernel.img..
[21:19] <axion> Blu3Knight: there is no middle ground
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[21:19] <Blu3Knight> I guess so ??? rasbian is 2GB
[21:20] <axion> ouch
[21:20] <Blu3Knight> I guess I did not notice the download because my speed is so high
[21:20] <rikkib> 400mb for the zipped img
[21:21] <rikkib> When you compress the blank space compresses to nothing
[21:21] <MashedUpCow> I think you might be better keeping the free space
[21:21] <MashedUpCow> at least a little of it
[21:22] <axion> indeed...you could easily distribute 7z and a .bat for decompressing/writing to disk
[21:22] <Datalink> eix, they should just go in /boot/ or the fat32 partition at the start of the SD card if you aren't on the filesystem
[21:22] <MashedUpCow> compressing the .img down will remove it, and anyone who uses it will want to have some space to use it without adding new partitions first
[21:22] <Tachyon`> it's possible to boot from ext2? I thought it had to be fat
[21:24] <rikkib> fat32
[21:24] <lannocc> i believe it has to be FAT32. But you can still mount that at /boot for convenience.
[21:24] <Tachyon`> aye, I noticed raspbian does exactly that
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[21:25] <Datalink|Elsewhe> stupid network cable
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[21:26] <rikkib> Linux is power and usability. It really does not matter how you do it. Providing to tools to do it is the key.
[21:26] <Blu3Knight> lannocc: It had to be Fat32 (vfat / LBA) and also the stick should be a certain size.
[21:26] <Blu3Knight> I have a few 1 GB cards, lets see how close I can get to that.
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[21:27] <lannocc> Blue3Knight. I started with a 1GB card, no problem. Filled it up quick when i started adding some apps I wanted though.
[21:27] <Blu3Knight> lannocc: This is only for the image :)
[21:28] <lannocc> oh, gotcha. I started with a stage3 Gentoo image that was plenty small enough.
[21:29] <Datalink> my 16 gig has a 56meg partition
[21:29] <Datalink> for /boot/
[21:29] <Datalink> I'd check but I'm currently somewhere in mm of a kernel compile...
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[21:30] <Datalink> 57288K to be exact, 56M effectively
[21:31] <eix> Datalink: I have the filesystem, but which files shall I overwrite?
[21:31] <eix> Datalink: start.elf and kernel.img, perhaps?
[21:31] <Datalink> eix, I... am not sure, honestly, I'm only half way toward answering that question myself...
[21:31] <Datalink> well, less than, it's in the filesystem portion of the kernel compile
[21:33] <eix> Datalink: you can be pretty sure that copying files to /boot will not make your custom kernel boot. unless you overwrite something
[21:33] <Datalink> cp arch/arm/boot/Image /boot/kernel.img
[21:34] <Datalink> eix, that part I know... just wasn't going to answer without being sure, as we're talking kernel here
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[21:36] <eix> Datalink: ok, thanks!
[21:36] <eix> actually I think I swapped them
[21:36] <eix> so gonna try again now :)
[21:38] <eix> nah. led blinks 7 times, doesn't boot
[21:39] <Datalink> hm, I'm not finding anything in /boot/ that file recognizes as the kernel
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[21:39] <TheBestJohn> hallo
[21:40] <Datalink> eix, http://elinux.org/RPi_Kernel_Compilation <- may provide a bit more info for you
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[21:40] <Datalink> I accidentally catted loader.bin to console XD
[21:40] <Tachyon`> if it appears to be showing you text in martian, blindly type reset to get it back
[21:41] <Tachyon`> I've noticed it sometimes gets stuck in some top bit set mode when catting binaries to the console
[21:42] <johang> Raspberry Pi: Martian Edition
[21:42] <Datalink> Tachyon`, yeah, I know how to deal with consoles in Klingon, I've catted too many binaries not to
[21:42] <Datalink> 'ooh, what's this file' $#@%@^&GS$@$#!$PUTTYPUTTYPUTTY#!@%^@#$ 'crap, did it again'
[21:43] <Tachyon`> aye, lol, happens althoguh that's what strings is for
[21:43] <Datalink> or file
[21:43] <johang> use less for that
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[21:43] <Tachyon`> yes, or that
[21:43] <Datalink> yeah, I need to get out of the habbit of catting files
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[21:44] <TheBestJohn> I've been having the worst time trying to get my RTL8192SU running wifi on my pi. Is there a specific setup anyone knows about? I can see it in lsusb and the realtek tirmware is installed
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[21:52] <Eliatrope> what is the default split, 64 MB for video?
[21:52] <Eliatrope> in Raspbian
[21:53] <eix> Datalink: thanks, I am checking that
[21:53] <eix> however there is no reference to vmlinux. it does not need to be copied?
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[21:54] <eix> TheBestJohn: I have RTL8191SU and working great
[21:54] <eix> TheBestJohn: perhaps you are using Arch Linux?
[21:54] <johang> Eliatrope: yes
[21:54] <eix> TheBestJohn: RTL8191SU works out of the box in raspbian, that's also why I dropped alarm
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[21:55] <Datalink> eix, to be honest I don't know
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[21:56] <ibm2> oh dear
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[21:59] <eix> Datalink: looks like it booted only by using the Image
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[22:01] <Datalink> eix, okay, the elf files are probably bootloader specific, like the Pi's version of grub
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[22:15] <axion> i managed to get rtl 8191su and 9191cus working in alarm
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[22:15] <axion> 8191cus*
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[22:19] <eix> axion: how?
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[22:20] <axion> wasnt too difficult. iirc the default kernel was missing support for a needed protocol...just worked with my own kernel
[22:20] <TheBestJohn> eix: perhaps it's because I have an old rasbian...re-downloading
[22:21] <eix> axion: indeed it would work if you compile your own kernel..but on alarm I could not just compile the module because of missing symbols
[22:21] <TheBestJohn> eix: do you use any sort of GUI for it? which would you recommend?
[22:21] <axion> compile which module?
[22:22] <axion> did you download the latest release from realtek?
[22:22] <axion> i did
[22:22] <axion> and extract firmware to /lib
[22:23] <eix> axion: I wanted to compile the rt module for rtl8191su
[22:24] <eix> axion: I tried also to compile the version from realtek, it's the same way as compiling the kernel module
[22:24] <eix> axion: which was not in alarm when I tried
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[22:32] <TheBestJohn> client crashed.. same question :)
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[22:33] <bassliner> hm, this overscan stuff still is a mistery for me, i can't seem to get it to not do overscan on a debian wheezy installation.
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[22:34] <treeherder> do raspi-config or whatever
[22:34] <treeherder> and change overscan option
[22:34] <treeherder> EZ-PZ
[22:35] <Datalink> I've been toying with it in my config.txt file
[22:35] <bassliner> turns out hdmi_safe=1 just sets some other options.
[22:35] <Datalink> it takes some work since the display controller's kinda... dumb... thank you Broadcom
[22:36] <bassliner> hah, solved it.
[22:36] <bassliner> \o/
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[22:36] <treeherder> the resolution sucks through component video
[22:37] <eix> Datalink: what do you mean by dumb?
[22:37] * eix just noticed that these long 'git pull' and 'make' times are perfectly suited for tea and chatting on IRC
[22:38] <Datalink> eix, ehe, hard to explain
[22:38] * Datalink watches the kernel compile, it's in the filesystems... nfs currently
[22:39] <bassliner> ok holy shit
[22:39] <bassliner> i considered using my pi just as an mpd server
[22:39] <bassliner> but it's really a usable desktop as well
[22:39] <bassliner> ok it's slow, but absolutely enough for a bit of browsing the web and using ssh sessions inside a terminal
[22:40] <bassliner> i'm impressed
[22:41] <Tachyon`> ah, what's the default login for raspbian?
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[22:42] <chithead> http://elinux.org/RPi_Distributions has a collection of default user/password combinations
[22:43] <Datalink> pi raspberry
[22:44] <Datalink> bassliner, one of the Raspbian mirrors is a pi in a colo, sitting on another server with a USB TB HD attached... they're pretty versitile
[22:44] <Neal_> is the network stuff initialized before rc.local runs on raspbian? since `hostname -I` is not executing anything
[22:47] <bassliner> Datalink: well i'm still impressed about the usability as a desktop.
[22:47] <bassliner> Datalink: if you don't need fancy stuff, this is a perfect little machine to carry with you on travels if you know you'll have a monitor at your destination.
[22:49] <bassliner> Datalink: the amount of usb ports is exactly one too less for my needs tho, but that really is bellyache on a high level.
[22:49] <Datalink> Neal_, S06rc.local S0ifplugs, donno if your rcx.d is different though
[22:50] <MashedUpCow> get a little hub
[22:50] <Datalink> bassliner, it supports unpowered HUBs, I use a 'USB Doomsday Device' novelty hub, though I haven't tried to use it's fire button for obvious reasons
[22:50] <MashedUpCow> I've got a little travel one with a power supply, handy thing is, you can use one of the ports to power the Pi too
[22:50] <bassliner> hehe
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[22:50] <MashedUpCow> one of these http://www.hexcs.com/products-2/usb-hubs-card-readers/logitech-4-port-usb-hub-for-notebook/
[22:51] <MashedUpCow> then you'd have three + 1 USB ports
[22:51] <Blu3Knight> I noticed something interesting yesterday on my hub. When you turn off power the hub is still powering the PI through the USB port???. anyone had this happen?
[22:51] <Datalink> I wouldn't know, I wallwart my Pi
[22:51] <MashedUpCow> like powering it "backwards"
[22:51] <bassliner> bad thing is just that i was waiting for about 2 or 3 months now for this order - i ordered 2 further pi's and i hope those will arrive soon so i can build a) my mpd-raspberry and b) a little box for my tv as well and have this one here as a box for testing stuff and hacking around.
[22:52] <Blu3Knight> MashedUpCow: Yeah??? weird
[22:52] <MashedUpCow> If you unplugged it, rather than just turn it off, I bet the earth would go away and it would stop working
[22:53] <Datalink> MashedUpCow, some cheaper Hubs have no protection on the upstream port, but this is allowed as the device is supposed to have protection
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[22:53] <Blu3Knight> Datalink: Any problem with PI?
[22:54] <MashedUpCow> just got bind working on my PI
[22:54] <MashedUpCow> nice local DNS
[22:54] <Datalink> Blu3Knight, I once wired the GPIO backwards... just thankful there wasn't any obvious damage from 5V, though I'm sure I'll get some eccentric behavior in time, I caught it quickly
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[22:54] <Blu3Knight> OK??? let me see if I can change things around then :)
[22:54] <Datalink> as far as the hardware itself... it's exactly what I expected, save I learned you can't hotplug some more powerful devices
[22:55] <Blu3Knight> Datalink: Let me change Hubs around ??? I have a Belkin that should work fine.
[22:55] <Datalink> Blu3Knight, alright, like I said, unpowered Hubs are okay so long as you remember the Pi isn't an infinate source of power
[22:56] <Datalink> aka, keep it to keyboards and mouse devices, wireless for these is okay
[22:56] <Datalink> XBox wifi adaptor always killed the Pi when I plugged it in hot... so I don't play with that anymore
[22:56] <treeherder> wireless stuff doesn't work well on my pi
[22:56] <treeherder> keyboard/mouse
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[22:57] <Datalink> treeherder, once I finished the pain that is pairing the bluetooth keyboard/mouse I got to the Pi, it's run that on console just fine, just... took me forever to figure out how to pair it
[22:57] <Datalink> now the pi's like "oh, that keyboard, okay"
[22:57] <Datalink> any problems I have had since are directly the fault of the cheap keyboard... blah
[22:58] <eix> I use a powered hub, however I noticed it can't charge my phone
[22:58] <Datalink> hm, I need to remember to plug in this thing
[22:58] <eix> it must not be very powerful..
[22:58] <Datalink> eix, that could also be the phone... sometimes they act funny on USB
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[22:59] <eix> Datalink: funny..?
[22:59] <eix> Datalink: it just does not charge, and says "USB debug enabled"
[23:00] <Datalink> as in strange, not haha like a clown...
[23:00] <Datalink> why did I compile in NTFS on this kernel?
[23:00] <eix> Datalink: I get that. but what can be strange in the way a phone uses USB? it's the only input for charging
[23:01] <eix> Datalink: that will not make your kernel slower
[23:01] <Datalink> eix, DFU, mass storage, debugging, service, USB is used for a ton of stuff on a phone, usually with odd implementation
[23:01] <eix> oh..this 'git pull' with related 'git index-pack' is bloody slow
[23:01] <Datalink> yeah, just wondering why, it actually went quick, but that's because NTFS is read-only
[23:02] <chithead> ntfs-3g supports write but would be slower
[23:02] <bassliner> [0x44203050] avcodec decoder error: more than 5 seconds of late video -> dropping frame (computer too slow ?)
[23:03] <bassliner> hm, vlc complains and mplayer doesn't let me go fullscreen
[23:03] <bassliner> :(
[23:03] <Datalink> VLC isn't hardware optimized yet
[23:03] <eix> Datalink: I wouldn't say that anything on the phone end can disable/impede charging
[23:03] <bassliner> so how do i go in order to let mplayer play fullscreen?
[23:03] <eix> bassliner: omxplayer or walk the plank
[23:04] <Datalink> I still haven't gotten omxplayer to work
[23:04] <eix> Datalink: it does pretty well
[23:04] <eix> Datalink: did you try with the RGB output and starting from tty?
[23:05] <Datalink> I don't have RGB leads
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[23:05] <eix> Datalink: I think it would work the same. maybe need to specify -o hdmi
[23:06] <Datalink> eix, yeah, it doesn't seem to like me
[23:06] <eix> Datalink: actually you can start it from ssh, and it will show up on the tty
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[23:06] <Datalink> eix, I ran it on tty0, ssh, ptys with screen, etc, no luck at all
[23:06] <eix> Datalink: what does it do?
[23:07] <Datalink> describe the file, "have a nice day" and drop me back on commandline
[23:07] <eix> oh, at least it's polite
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[23:07] <Datalink> yeah...
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[23:08] <eix> I am still fighting with audio when running emulation programs like retroarch with pocketsnes
[23:09] <eix> it cracks and pops..first thing I thought: there is interference on the circuitry
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[23:09] <eix> but actually it is a software issue
[23:09] <eix> probably the buffer does not get filled up fast enough and the blank portions are played
[23:10] <eix> (or repeated)
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[23:11] <Datalink> could be
[23:11] <Datalink> I'm gonna see if this tuned kernel improves things
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[23:13] <bassliner> ok seems like both mplayer and vlc have those issues, omxplayer plays just fine.
[23:13] <bassliner> i would like to search within vids tho
[23:13] <bassliner> any hint?
[23:14] <teh_many> hey guys
[23:14] <teh_many> tehtrb.de.vu
[23:14] <teh_many> does it work ?
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[23:16] <dennistlg> ja
[23:17] <teh_many> music ?
[23:26] <coin3d> whats the best xbmc distribution for the raspberry?
[23:26] <Jungle-Boogie> try all three out
[23:26] <Jungle-Boogie> i'm on an old xbian, .7.1
[23:28] <Syliss> i like darkelec
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[23:29] <AC`97> i like archlinux
[23:29] <Syliss> well duh
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[23:38] <chithead> the officially foundation recommended distribution is raspbian
[23:39] <Syliss> yup
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[23:39] <chithead> http://elinux.org/RPi_Distributions has a list of more
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[23:49] <OpenSys> chithead, the list don't have armslack
[23:49] <chithead> it's a wiki, so if some piece of information is missing or wrong...
[23:50] <OpenSys> right :)
[23:50] <MashedUpCow> how the hell do I tell what DNS servers my system is using? what's the linux command??
[23:50] <MashedUpCow> been searching around, driving me nuts
[23:50] <chithead> "cat /etc/resolv.conf"?
[23:51] <MashedUpCow> that's where its set, but I want to make sure its using what I set in there :)
[23:51] <OpenSys> then: nameserver 8.8.8.8
[23:51] <MashedUpCow> what's the equivalent of nslookup from DOS?
[23:51] <chithead> /etc/resolv.conf is what is used for the "dns" part in /etc/nsswitch.conf
[23:52] <Draylor> nslookup
[23:52] <Draylor> heh
[23:52] <MashedUpCow> I've set what I want it to be, I just want to query what is actually being used
[23:53] <chithead> nslookup will tell you which server it queries
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[23:53] <MashedUpCow> mm, that doesn't work
[23:53] <chithead> be aware that this affects only applications which do a lookup through libc
[23:53] <MashedUpCow> command not found
[23:54] <OpenSys> MashedUpCow, the dns order: cat /etc/host.conf
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[23:54] <MashedUpCow> I know that's where you specify what you want to use
[23:54] <MashedUpCow> I've set them
[23:55] <MashedUpCow> I just want to make sure that its actually using what I've set in there
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[23:55] <MashedUpCow> before I make all my machines on my network use my Pi as a DNS server
[23:55] <OpenSys> dig +trace www.google.com
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[23:56] <OpenSys> then you see all the trace of the dns request
[23:56] <MashedUpCow> ah ha!
[23:57] <MashedUpCow> I can tell its not doing what I want as a reboot has set the clock back to 1970, which means it can't find the DNS server for the time setting thingy
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[23:58] <erulai> Hello all. Anyone here have experience with retroarch_joyconfig and slowing down the input rate of an NES pad connected to the GPIO?
[23:59] <chithead> resolv.conf will be overwritten occasionally, so be sure to use your distro's method of configuring dns
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