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Fun day.

Posted 02-21-2013 at 11:47 PM by peonuser

Acquired the otg cable from Frys. Under ten dollars. Had to go through 4 people and a manager to finally get it. Real bummer. Feel like I was fried. Like the place but some of the people need to learn the words I do not know, but I will get someone who can. Cable ended up beingin the first department to begin with. Learn your merchandise Fry clerks. Went back today and got a backup cable in case they disappear again.

Had to make some ethernet cables. Always try to keep plenty of extra...
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A quickie again.

Posted 02-20-2013 at 09:40 PM by peonuser

Finally have an otg cable for the Nexus 7. Time for some productivity.

Using the Nexus 7 as a monitor for the Raspberry Pi.

Want to take a linux distribution for the handicapped and see if I can install it without a monitor.
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Excited.

Posted 02-18-2013 at 03:38 PM by peonuser

Spent some time with the Nexus 7. Used the Kipkay trick for the Ipod to increase the volume on the Nexus 7. Cool. Need to get a cable to hook up external items.Tried on hack but it was a jimmyrig. Now I need the real thing.

Installed Slackware 14 on a P1!!

Using the Raspberry Pi with motion for security tests.
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great xmas

Posted 01-11-2013 at 08:52 PM by peonuser

Thought I managed to save 4 or 5 p1 systems, Two servers bit the dust (or at least one more did). Scavenged those machines and a couple of others while cleaning out the closet. Reclaimed items went to the parts closet.

Brother game me an android tablet for xmas. A whole new world in some ways. For the amount of swipes you do, you can easlity have just tuped in something from a command line....... Guess I will get used to it. Sure there are a lot of hacks for it, but I will wait a...
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Another P1 saved from slaughter.

Posted 12-21-2012 at 03:49 PM by peonuser

Managed to scrape enough parts together, to build another p1 computer. This time I installed tinycore instead of openbsd. .
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