[757labs] Yum, yum: Raspberry Pi

trevorl.salad at gmail.com trevorl.salad at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 11:09:11 EST 2012


I just watched the video. It's happily running Fedora as a desktop (with X)  
and running Gimp as well. It's obvious that it can do some fairly heavy  
lifting for the cost.

On Feb 21, 2012 9:12am, Matthew Hand <mattxhand at gmail.com> wrote:

> Looks pretty cool. I'm curious to see how it will perform.

> On Feb 21, 2012 9:05 AM, "Dave Johnson" proletroll at gmail.com> wrote:

> It looks like there's a Fedora remix specifically suited for this, I


> haven't watched the video yet (@work).





> http://www.raspberrypi.org/archives/676





> =Dave





> On 2/2/12, trevorl.salad at gmail.com trevorl.salad at gmail.com> wrote:


> > Which is why people have been reselling them for 10x the cost on  
> Ebay... :)


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> > On Feb 2, 2012 12:52pm, Dave Johnson proletroll at gmail.com> wrote:


> >> Their website claims that the company is focusing on making the boards


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> >> available to everyone who wants one by limiting purchases to one per


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> >> person and then running their own ebay auctions to prevent people from


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> >> inflating the prices. They don't want someone ordering 100 of them


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> >> for a $2500 cluster project and then getting bored with it and selling


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> >> them on ebay at monopolistic prices.


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> >> On 2/2/12, Trevor Lewis trevorl.salad at gmail.com> wrote:


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> >> > Meh. I see you pi and raise you a bone.


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> >> > It's more expensive, but it's here now. The BeagleBone is damn sexy,


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> >> > it has outstanding performance, and unless you're a moron, it's easy


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> >> > to setup and just start using.


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> >> > I am currently trying to adapt my RAMPS board to work with it. Just


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> >> > for the hotness of it. (and the fact that I would rather have my much


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> >> > more expensive Mega used for something else...)


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> >> > On 2/2/12, Lee leep at tigerbase.com> wrote:


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> >> >> Yeah, I've been following their progress for a while now. I'm  
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> >> >> that


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> >> >> when the first production run finally does go on sale it's going to  
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> >> >> worse than trying to buy a bag-o-crap on woot! :) And I have joined


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> >> >> mailing list (or at least I thought I had) and I haven't gotten a


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> >> >> On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 11:32 AM, Kevin Shaw


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> >> >> kevin.lee.shaw at gmail.com>wrote:


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> >> >>> From the FAQ, they don't have pre- ordering.


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> >> >>> On Feb 2, 2012 11:15 AM, "Lee" leep at tigerbase.com> wrote:


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> >> >>>> I'm still trying to figure out how / where to buy one once they  
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> >> >>>> sale... There doesn't seem to be any pre-order system...


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> >> >>>> On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 11:04 AM, Kevin Shaw


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> >> >>>> kevin.lee.shaw at gmail.com>wrote:


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> >> >>>>> With limit one per person you'd need a lot of Gmail addresses or


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> >> >>>>> Facebook profiles to start..


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> >> >>>>> On Feb 2, 2012 11:03 AM, "Steve Nelson" snelson at webapper.com>  
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> >> >>>>>> I wonder how hard it would be to make a giant cluster of these


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> >> >>>>>> devices?


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> >> >>>>>> Make a 100 processor system for $2500.


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> >> >>>>>> Steve


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> >> >>>>>> On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 7:38 PM, Kevin McKinley kevin at 757.org>


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> >> >>>>>>> This looks nifty:


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> >> >>>>>>> http://www.raspberrypi.org/faqs


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> >> >>>>>>> Kevin


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