LENZ and Raspberry Pi

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9h1bw
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LENZ and Raspberry Pi

Post by 9h1bw » 31.10.2013, 13:23

Has anybody used Rocrail together with a Lenz controller and the Raspberry Pi computer? Can Lenz interface with this computer?

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Post by Richard-TX » 31.10.2013, 13:51

I see no reason why the Raspberry will not work. I view the Rpi as just another Linux box and so far it has proven to be true.

The degree of success will depend on the hardware plugged into the Rpi. I often use a powered USB hub whenever I have USB devices that need to be powered from the USB port. This prevents power supply issues with the Rpi.

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Post by Pirat-Kapitan » 31.10.2013, 16:16

Hi,
I use Lenz with RasPi.
No problems.

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Johannes

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Post by 9h1bw » 01.11.2013, 09:18

Thank you for the information guys. I am still reading about the raspberry to decide to buy one or not. I still have to get to grips with Linux as i never used it before.

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Post by Richard-TX » 01.11.2013, 09:22

When dealing with things like Linux administration, Google is your friend. :D

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Post by Pirat-Kapitan » 01.11.2013, 13:44

Hi,
did You read this ?
http://forum.rocrail.net/viewtopic.php? ... =raspberry

If You understand German, I wrote a step-by-step instruction to to install a RasPi and Rocrail, based on the instructions by M. Serano.

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Post by 9h1bw » 01.11.2013, 14:32

Hi Johannes,

Can you please give me the link to your step by step instructions to install Rocrail with raspberry Pi?

Chris

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Post by Pirat-Kapitan » 01.11.2013, 15:06

Hi Chris,
from today:
https://db.tt/lwLBKZwk

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Post by 9h1bw » 01.11.2013, 16:31

Thank you for being prompt. I will get google to translate it for me to be able to follow your instructions,in English. Thanks once again.

Chris

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