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Forum: Australia Yesterday, 10:04 PM
Replies: 410
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Posted By PeteAU
Yeah could work, bit pricey though. I used a $4...

Yeah could work, bit pricey though. I used a $4 one from ebay and left the lid off, but needed to make a few small cuts in it for cables:...
Forum: Australia 07-11-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
corrupt ibus messages solution

Just an announcement for those with a 2.0-2.2 version board. If you are having trouble with too many corrupt messages in the ibus.txt log (only recent versions of the pibus software print out...
Forum: Australia 07-10-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Available now : -> http://pibus.info/hifi/

Available now : -> http://pibus.info/hifi/
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
It's basically the same as a hifiberry DAC. You...

It's basically the same as a hifiberry DAC. You could buy one and stack it, if you can work out the physical problems (header). But, the output of the hifiberry is probably not the right voltage,...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
I'm going to sell a very small number of special...

I'm going to sell a very small number of special edition PiBUS HiFi boards from Monday (already soldered and tested). As you can see, the 3.5mm audio cable is no-more and it outputs sound straight...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Works really well, I love the sound of it. Now I...

Works really well, I love the sound of it. Now I have to go and delete all my 128 kbps MP3s, my standards have gone up a bit.
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Actually, /dev/sda is your USB stick, and...

Actually, /dev/sda is your USB stick, and /dev/mmcblk0 the SD card.

I get (sandisk extreme):
Timing buffered disk reads: 52 MB in 3.03 seconds = 17.15 MB/sec

Random $4 USB stick:
Timing...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Actually OpenELEC 3.x booted much faster, I'm a...

Actually OpenELEC 3.x booted much faster, I'm a bit annoyed about it going backwards. We might need to report it as a bug (my pet peeve is software bloat).




The TV module can create its own...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
This should be two separate lines. If...

This should be two separate lines.



If a ibus.txt log file is being generated, then it's running.



Maybe you can benchmark it from the Pi command prompt with:
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-01-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By PeteAU
I think you have a battle with scepticism that...

I think you have a battle with scepticism that you can achieve it (in under a year or two).

Your high-level design is sound, I can see it working. But you face many challenges in the small details...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
I was going to write a few comments, but maybe...

I was going to write a few comments, but maybe you should open a fresh thread for your project, or it'll get confusing.
Forum: Australia 06-25-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
I like your enthusiasm, but you might need to...

I like your enthusiasm, but you might need to raise a few $M on kickstarter and hire some electronics and software engineers.
Forum: Australia 06-23-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
That's right, the new version I'm working on...

That's right, the new version I'm working on outputs analogue (line-out). So it will only work with non-DSP cars or cars with the newer DSP (the newer DSP takes analogue in).

I don't plan to do a...
Forum: Australia 06-20-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Log is fine. You've probably not got Pin17...

Log is fine. You've probably not got Pin17 connected. Are you sure you put it in the correct row & column of the blue connector?
Forum: Australia 06-19-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Does anyone know the line-level the BMW...

Does anyone know the line-level the BMW amplifiers accept? AKA Input sensitivity.

From experimenting, it's something around 1.00 Vrms, but it would good if someone had the official figure.
Forum: Australia 06-18-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
No, only DSP2 or no DSP. You're doing...

No, only DSP2 or no DSP.



You're doing what now? Afaik nav audio comes out of the blue plug as analog.
Forum: Australia 06-14-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Probably have those 3-wires in the wrong holes....

Probably have those 3-wires in the wrong holes. Have a look a few pages back to:

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=940693&page=12#225

and also here is a picture of the white/blue...
Forum: Australia 06-11-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Teaser

Playing around with a audiophile quality DAC, let's see where this leads...
Forum: Australia 05-27-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Oh, for me it works from the wheel & monitor the...

Oh, for me it works from the wheel & monitor the same way, so your codes must be different. Can you capture them for me? Press prev/next on the wheel 10 times and then do a shutdown from the xbmc...
Forum: Australia 05-07-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
OK I got a log from someone that has different...

OK I got a log from someone that has different time/date messages and adjusted the software.

New BETA here: http://pibus.info/pibus-20140507.zip
Forum: Australia 05-07-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Why? The raspberry pi has a ibus log on it.

Why? The raspberry pi has a ibus log on it.
Forum: Australia 05-05-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
There is a BETA of that here:...

There is a BETA of that here: http://pibus.info/pibus-20140505.zip

Plus it also adds seek +/- 10 seconds if you long-press the Forward/Back buttons.

If the time/date doesn't work for you, do a...
Forum: Australia 05-04-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,140
Posted By PeteAU
Nice work, that's a pretty impressive tower of...

Nice work, that's a pretty impressive tower of electronics :) It's a bit much for average joe to replicate though. The DSP cars really can't accept analogue in?

The HifiBerry DAC looks good too,...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 162
Posted By PeteAU
Which rear tyres would you choose for 330i?

My 330i's rears are nearly slicks, so time to change them. They are 8.0" wide rims.

Which tyre size would you stick on there?

Quick look at some online AU prices seems to show Michelin 245s are...
Forum: Australia 04-17-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 396
Posted By PeteAU
I haven't asked what it'd cost here, I think it...

I haven't asked what it'd cost here, I think it would just make me angry to find out.

The E90 style blue ones are $22 on ebay (genuine), I bought one, and then the seller told me it won't fit, I...
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