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by darc
Thu Jul 28, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Problem installing mono on Pi3
Replies: 3
Views: 736

Re: Problem installing mono on Pi3

Sorry for the delay, not had a chance to do anything else with the pi as yet, will have another look at it
again tomorrow.
by darc
Sun Jul 24, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Problem installing mono on Pi3
Replies: 3
Views: 736

Re: Problem installing mono on Pi3

Hi Steve yes I followed instructions, to the letter or so I thought I will give it another go tomorrow

Thanks
by darc
Sun Jul 24, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Problem installing mono on Pi3
Replies: 3
Views: 736

Problem installing mono on Pi3

Hi I have been reading about using pi to run my dvp2 with cumulus mx and looking at the steps to get there I have a Pi 3 running raspian I know I need to run mono on there as a 1st step it all goes well until the end, I get (The assembly mscorlib dll was not found or could not be loaded) not 100% su...
by darc
Thu Jul 03, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Running Cumulus/ alternating between two pc's
Replies: 0
Views: 458

Running Cumulus/ alternating between two pc's

I have been running Cumulus now for a few years on one pc however I have just been given another old pc so I have set it up with a mirror HD of my main weather pc, I have a switch that I could use on the cable that comes from my davis station this would split the cable to each pc, so then depending ...
by darc
Wed Jun 11, 2014 1:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VP2 NOT CONNECTING
Replies: 1
Views: 676

Re: VP2 NOT CONNECTING

Now Sorted and back online :D
by darc
Tue Jun 10, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VP2 NOT CONNECTING
Replies: 1
Views: 676

VP2 NOT CONNECTING

Hi all, My vp2 has been running with no issues for a long time until today this afternoon my pc crashed, when I got it back on clicked on weather station expecting it to bounce back to life, it came straight up with error 32701, I think it has something to do with the usb and software cp2x-vcp but I...
by darc
Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dvp2 pro
Replies: 2
Views: 928

Re: Dvp2 pro

Thanks for that link, my apologies for posting in the wrong place, I was just looking for a quick solution
to the issue my vp2 was having also it has been a while since I was on the forum.

Thanks again for your help I appear to have got it sorted with your help.

Geoff
by darc
Sun Nov 10, 2013 12:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: USB to Serial device -- solution
Replies: 18
Views: 15424

Re: USB to Serial device -- solution

Thanks Laurie for the link I have been playing around for a while now with this type of fitting ended up fitting a pci card into the pc with this fitting it works out it would have been a lot cheaper with this lead, will no next time, in fact I will order a couple now anyway using your link. Cheers ...
by darc
Sun Nov 10, 2013 12:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dvp2 pro
Replies: 2
Views: 928

Dvp2 pro

Hi all I have not been around for a while, Weather station has been running well until yesterday, for some reason display went of on the console and when it did come back out it was giving silly rain readings, going by my other WS we had around 24mm of rain yesterday (the rain was really heavy) but ...
by darc
Thu Aug 29, 2013 2:05 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Stevenson screen self build
Replies: 21
Views: 5500

Re: Stevenson screen self build

Hi all just an update on Stevenson screen as Steve mentioned early on the Screen was the wrong way round (or would be better turned around) well that has now been sorted as I found that what Steve had said was spot on when the door was opened the sun was right in there also it was mentioned that ano...
by darc
Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:41 pm
Forum: Homebuilt
Topic: My Stevenson screen build
Replies: 1
Views: 1524

My Stevenson screen build

Hi I have just built a Stevenson screen I'm looking for more traditional instruments to put inside
I have already posted this in another thread hoping to get some more help sourcing instuments
here
by darc
Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Stevenson screen self build
Replies: 21
Views: 5500

Re: Stevenson screen self build

Thanks Kevin I will have a look, I have been looking everywhere but everyone seems to have gone digital, that's ok, but I think if you go to the trouble of buying a screen at what I think are extremely high prices or do a self build like I have done it would be great to have the more traditional ins...
by darc
Wed Aug 07, 2013 7:06 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Stevenson screen self build
Replies: 21
Views: 5500

Re: Stevenson screen self build

Hi now I have built my screen I would like to get instruments like in the pic but can not find anywhere that sells them,
by darc
Wed Aug 07, 2013 5:26 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Stevenson screen self build
Replies: 21
Views: 5500

Re: Stevenson screen self build

I have read somewhere that it does stop the roof heating up like you say, I will get another piece of wood and put little legs on it then screw it on top just so it is right as it can be, I have just been out with a compass the box is set more west than south not sure if or not to turn it as yet bec...
by darc
Wed Aug 07, 2013 4:43 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Stevenson screen self build
Replies: 21
Views: 5500

Re: Stevenson screen self build

Thanks Steve, I did not no that is that a really big no no the door is facing s/w, if it is it will not be hard to turn it round however I would need to chop down some bushes to get to the door.
just one other thing should I put a second roof on it leaving a gap between the 2.

Geoff

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