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I Am Reaponding on Raspberry Pi

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  • drparasite
    that's actually pretty awesome. playing around and getting my own Raspberry Pi is on my list of things to get, as well as ready the books on how to use it. For simple tasks, or singular tasks, it looks a lot cheaper than a PC

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  • CatskillsFF
    started a topic I Am Reaponding on Raspberry Pi

    I Am Reaponding on Raspberry Pi

    We have been using IAR at my station for a couple of years now and I use a raspberry pi at each monitor in place of a PC. IAR is going to be forcing all subscribers to use the new "Dashboard" very soon. I cut over to it and it took a bit of searching to find a web browser that will display the dashboard. Vivaldi will display it and works great!

    For anybody who doesn't know what a Raspberry Pi is it is a linux based computer that is about the size of a deck of cards. The entire kit to get you up and running will run about $65 on amazon. Scripts can be written so that it will automatically log into the IAR site and put the page up full screen. I do not even have a mouse or keyboard attached to the units. plug in power and within about a minute it is booted and displaying the page! The video attached shows the browser booting up and eventually goes to full screen...all without user input.

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