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Forum: Australia Today, 04:46 AM
Replies: 118
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Posted By PeteAU
Who why what, what's the TV mod board? This one:...

Who why what, what's the TV mod board? This one: http://pibus.info/tv/ptv_boards.jpg ?
Forum: Australia Today, 04:27 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
I wouldn't be using the pibus for digital TV. It...

I wouldn't be using the pibus for digital TV. It tends not to work well. There are better options for that.



I was curious to compare some of those cheap ebay active antennas to the E46 glass...
Forum: Australia Yesterday, 03:46 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
Did you test also the navigation voice and...

Did you test also the navigation voice and blutooth calling?




Shouldn't need anything, unless it's too loud or something like that.
Forum: Australia 04-30-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
I see... If you need speed, the Pi2 is out, and...

I see... If you need speed, the Pi2 is out, and I'd give previous buyers a discount on a V4 board. Your ears would thank you too (sound quality).
Forum: Australia 04-29-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
Thanks, but all the new boards don't have the...

Thanks, but all the new boards don't have the attiny any more. Are you overclocking the Pi?
Forum: Australia 04-04-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
You've probably mixed up the 3 wires to the TV...

You've probably mixed up the 3 wires to the TV module. Double check, triple check the colours and pin numbers.
Forum: Australia 03-28-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
I just noticed the DVB-T modules are now cheaper...

I just noticed the DVB-T modules are now cheaper if you don't mind waiting for slower Singapore post. USD $65, pretty good deal:
...
Forum: Australia 03-26-2015, 03:03 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
Not my recommendation, just passing this on...

Not my recommendation, just passing this on (looks expensive to me):...
Forum: Australia 03-23-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
You can edit the auto start file by typing: nano...

You can edit the auto start file by typing: nano /storage/.config/autostart.sh
Then CTRL-o to save, CTRL-x to exit.



Could it be a Apple style 4-pole cable? It really needs to be a plain...
Forum: Australia 03-23-2015, 03:02 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
Step #1 - Move to a country that has DVB-T2 (e.g....

Step #1 - Move to a country that has DVB-T2 (e.g. Scandinavia, Russia).

We're never getting it in AU.
Forum: Australia 03-21-2015, 05:26 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
A good supplier? Nope, I use ebay. In other...

A good supplier? Nope, I use ebay.

In other news, I have a DVB-T2 prototype. Anyone interested in becoming a test/guinea pig? The unit is similar and plugs straight into the LEAR BMW tuner like...
Forum: Australia 03-21-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
Not really sure what it could be. It's engine...

Not really sure what it could be. It's engine noise is it, engine/coil/spark type of interference? One other guy reported similar problem in his E39 (Ireland) and he installed a ground-loop-isolator....
Forum: Australia 03-18-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
Some guessing here, I didn't test this (I assume...

Some guessing here, I didn't test this (I assume you already followed the "Audio Configuration" from the web page and it didn't work!):

mount -o remount,rw /flash
cd /flash/overlays
wget...
Forum: Australia 03-18-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
I don't really know of a simple way to install...

I don't really know of a simple way to install milhouse build using a Windows PC - maybe someone else can show us.

But if you already have OpenELEC 5 running, maybe you can upgrade to milhouse, by...
Forum: Australia 03-11-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
Looks like a winner to me, and no need for a...

Looks like a winner to me, and no need for a second amp chip!

Couldn't you test that by taking off a resistor somewhere, instead of cutting a track?

So if I understand you, you'd convert to...
Forum: Australia 03-08-2015, 12:41 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
My adapter board has been available for a long...

My adapter board has been available for a long time now, look harder (like the 1st post in thread). It's mono now, but there's provision on it to add stereo later on, if it becomes possible.


...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
I think you're on to it. It looks like there's 4...

I think you're on to it. It looks like there's 4 inputs, 2 on the bottom side, and 2 more on the top (Tuner, AV, and ?? Nav?) and two outputs and only the left channels connected.

But there's more...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2015, 04:41 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
Fantastic, makes mine look a bit butchered. Maybe...

Fantastic, makes mine look a bit butchered. Maybe a nylon M2.5 for the third pillar would work?

Yeah, using a 3.5mm jack would also break the AV input function (not that I use it). It would be...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
Nice! It's joined in the wire-harness, how crude,...

Nice! It's joined in the wire-harness, how crude, but lucky for us.

I guess you noticed the PTV board has three holes there for GND/LEFT/RIGHT already (S7)? And there's some spare pads there...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
For the Pi2 you'll need to use 20150206 or newer....

For the Pi2 you'll need to use 20150206 or newer. Logs should go into root's home directory (raspbmc/rasbian).
Or if you're really stuck and don't know where the log is going, run this and email me...
Forum: Australia 03-03-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
The latest version logs to your home directory,...

The latest version logs to your home directory, not hardcoded "/storage". Just happens to be /storage on OpenELEC, so makes no difference. Maybe it's /root/ibus.txt for RaspBMC/Raspbian?

You're...
Forum: Australia 02-27-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
But linking pin 11 to 14 link might fix that for...

But linking pin 11 to 14 link might fix that for you. Worth a shot before binning it.
Forum: Australia 02-25-2015, 03:07 AM
Replies: 752
Views: 92,405
Posted By PeteAU
Neat, how does the plugin communicate with the...

Neat, how does the plugin communicate with the ibus?
Forum: Australia 02-23-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
Ahhh... it's newer hardware but older software?...

Ahhh... it's newer hardware but older software? Sure it's not just the colour scheme setting?

You could convert your old tuner to digital, if it's a vertical antenna jacks type. I'm waiting to...
Forum: Australia 02-23-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,250
Posted By PeteAU
I didn't realise you lacked a NAV entirely. When...

I didn't realise you lacked a NAV entirely. When I disconnect my NAV, the TV module doesn't take over the menus for quite some time. It needs some long off/on times before finally realizing there's...
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