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  1. Hi guys, just thought I'd drop in and let you know about a website I found. For ages I've been searching for a small touchscreen to use as part of a home brew car PC build utilising the Raspberry Pi. The only problem was finding one with a natively supported driver set. I found a website called www.carcomputer.co.uk that provide customizable bundles which include a touchscreen HDMI monitor and an SD card with the driver set already compiled into the OS and calibrated. The only limitation is as yet they only offer Debian Wheezy as an OS but this suited me fine. They have a whole array of products here: http://www.carcomputer.co.uk/index.php?/raspberry-pi/view-all-products The bundle I bought was the £199.00 one, so far so good. Everthing turned up the very next day and was simply plug and play. I know its cheating as the Pi is supposed to be a devlopers tool, but its taken so much work out of the build and made my life a lot easier. I can't reccomend these guys enough
  2. We are doing a project for our intro to programming class. We are making a temperature sensor that will send our data to sen.se. When we run our program on our raspberry pi this comes up: Traceback (most recent call last) : File "/home/pi/Desktop/1.py", line 14, in <module> device_folder = glob.glob(base_dir + '28*')[0] IndexError: list index out of range What does this mean? and how can we fix it? Thank you temperature code.txt
  3. Hello everyone! I haven't used Raspberry Pi, but I have read a lot about it. I have planned a project with it as a project in school, but it isn't confirmed that will I ever do it. I'd like to hear your opinions about it. So, basically I'm going to make Handheld retro console. Here's parts I have planned to use: Screen: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Monitor-Support ... B006MPRFJQ Raspberry Pi Starter bundle: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Raspberry-Pi-St ... pi+starter Battery: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B006 ... PJL0BBLHLX Also, I found this guide: http://lifehacker.com/how-to-turn-your- ... -498561192 I'm going to follow the guide step by step to setup my Raspberry Pi Because I'm a low budget student, I look for cheapest parts. I haven't ordered anything yet, so go ahead and give advice ordering better / cheaper parts. Here's my questions: 1. I know that screen I chose is used by many Raspberry users, so is it possible to mod it use +5 voltage? There are some projects where they mod 12V screens to use 5V but they used different screen. I intend to use same USB battery with Raspberry and Screen. 2. Is my battery good for my project? 3. Any advice working with this project? Ps. I'm from Finland, so English isn't my first language.
  4. This is a very clean case. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00DB6ZB1S i would recommend buying this case it is strong and makes your case look very clean.
  5. I'm having some difficulty sharing my pc's internet which is connecting wirelessly to the Pi via ethernet. I've tried bridging the wireless & LAN and/or even turning on the sharing connection on the wireless adapter properties tab, all I get is an error message " Network Error: Network is unreachable". The Pi is connected via ethernet to my windows 7 PC and I'm using Putty to ssh on it. I can access the Pi fine via ssh, only sharing internet is not working for me. My wireless adapter is obtaining IP automatically, and the configurations on the Pi is set to DHCP, my router's dhcp server is also enabled. I hope someone can help me out on this issue.
  6. I am trying to get my motion videos to upload to google drive account. I have never used linux or python before and learning from scratch is slow. Can anyone give me some help on how/where to plug the file and path into the script that I found here? http://jeremyblythe.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/motion-google-drive-uploader-and.html any guidance would be greatly appreciated!
  7. Hello everyone. My name is Andy and I have set up a site of tutorials for the Raspberry Pi. I was completely new to Linux/GPIO etc... and thanks to tutorial sites like this I am now having great fun with my Pi. I aim to get a few tutorials on here very soon, but please visit my site http://andyseasysite.com/ for some basic and intermediate tips on setting up your Pi and also some GPIO/Hardware stuff. Andy

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