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by penny
Mon Feb 25, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Open Source
Topic: At the beginning my minority of questions
Replies: 41
Views: 19817

Re: At the beginning my minority of questions

Hi Jerzy

Sorry - this was my fault. I had not added you to iptables. We have tested and it now works.

BTW when are you off to the boat ?

Cheers
Penny
by penny
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: User queries and support - Skipper's Mate
Topic: Problems getting 4g Dongle to work
Replies: 15
Views: 7233

Re: Problems getting 4g Dongle to work

Hi Firstly a few simple/obvious things. 1) Control / Control Panel - ensure 3G/4G is enabled and Wireless disabled 2) Try Broadband / Check Broadband Connection Your Huawei is one of those which displays itself as a network device. Therefore the only details you should need to enter are User Name an...
by penny
Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: User queries and support - Skipper's Mate
Topic: Advice request for non-techie novice
Replies: 3
Views: 2341

Re: Advice request for non-techie novice

Hi WhiteHeat Thanks for posting here - this can help others. We no longer sell hardware - courtesy of the uncertainty of Brexit. But there are documents available from the web site which make it fairly easy to put things together yourself. We hope to put up some lists of the best bits to buy (althou...
by penny
Mon Jul 02, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Open Source
Topic: Raspberry Pi3B PLUS
Replies: 0
Views: 4709

Raspberry Pi3B PLUS

It looks as though the Raspberry Pi3B+ needs some tweaking to run Raspbian Jessie (current ISO). Here are a couple of links : Boot problems https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=208596 Using Jessie on a PLUS https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/81725/raspbian-8-on-raspberry-p...
by penny
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: User queries and support - Skipper's Mate
Topic: It's the sailing season ...
Replies: 0
Views: 13637

It's the sailing season ...

so we apologise in advance if you have to wait longer than you should for an answer. We will do our very best to reply rapidly but if you don't get an answer then please check back later.

Penny
by penny
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Open Source
Topic: It's the sailing season ...
Replies: 0
Views: 4090

It's the sailing season ...

so we apologise in advance if you have to wait longer than you should for an answer. We will do our very best to reply rapidly but if you don't get an answer then please check back later.

Penny
by penny
Sun Jul 01, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Open Source
Topic: wlan naming with ISO builds
Replies: 1
Views: 2372

Re: wlan naming with ISO builds

Dear Rass Sincere apologies for taking so long to reply. Went sailing ! No - it isn't entirely obvious - but I'm glad to say it is in the documentation !!!! Have you downloaded a copy of Skipper's Mate - What To Do With A Card/ISO from the Manuals page off the Contact menu ? I think that page 21 ans...
by penny
Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: User queries and support - Skipper's Mate
Topic: SMS and mobile phone batteries
Replies: 1
Views: 12808

Re: SMS and mobile phone batteries

There is no requirement for a mobile phone on board - the Boat Control Unit notifies a central server which then sends email and/or SMS if there is an alarm. We're not fans of Li-ion battery charging unsupervised either :) BTW we shall shortly be releasing a new Sensor Control for a smoke alarm - wh...
by penny
Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: Update 0.9.2.7 - Addition of humidity correction to allow for low readings from hardware
Replies: 0
Views: 5140

Update 0.9.2.7 - Addition of humidity correction to allow for low readings from hardware

Update 0.9.2.7 - Addition of humidity correction to allow for low readings from hardware

Some program and database enhancements to allow for some Temperature/Humidity/Dew Point Sensors reading low. This permits more than the current 10% plus/minus adjustment.
by penny
Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Testing a Sensor Unit / Bluetooth
Replies: 0
Views: 6649

Testing a Sensor Unit / Bluetooth

Recently produced some instructions to assist in testing a Sensor Unit using Bluetooth Connectivity. You will need : • a browser (Firefox or Chromium/Chrome recommended) • an SSH client – Linux & Mac users will have this built into their system – Windows users should install the excellent puTTY util...