Tag: python

Raspberry Pi A+ Nixie NTP Clock

Who doesn’t like a Nixie tube based clock. Even my wife loved it. Bonus points if it’s very accurate. I had in my parts box, for a very long time now, the display PCB from an old PH-meter. Old enough…

Install blinkstick on Slacware

I recently built a blinkstick, a cool little device. Using it under linux is very easy using the command line, but I had some issues installing it under Slackware: 123456789101112pip install blinkstick Downloading/unpacking blinkstick Downloading BlinkStick-0.7.0.tar.gz Running setup.py egg_info for…

Tentakel on CentOS 6 / Python 2.6

You probably already know this old, unmaintained but incredibly useful software:  tentakel. If not check it out, you might like it. There are two issues we need to tackle: 1. Tentakel uses tpg but the bundled version is not compatible…