[TriEmbed] looking for - internet appliance - lights on internet detail
pete at soper.us
Sun Nov 11 18:48:53 CST 2018
Right. You can buy a smaller number for even less. The instructable
below shows how to control it with a Raspberry Pi.
But you're still going to need invention, and that's the magic that
bridges between what your packet program is doing on the Raspberry Pi
and the actions necessary to invoke the program to turn on the Sonoff.
You won't find that at Amazon Prime, but if you come to the meeting
tomorrow somebody might be able to find out more about how the packet
radio code works and suggest an approach.
On 11/11/18 7:40 PM, Tadd Torborg via TriEmbed wrote:
> Hmm.. Very pretty. Perhaps wishful thinking, but I was looking for
> something closer to $50 that didn’t require new invention.
> I like what you came up with. Nice shopping list too.
> Have you ever seen a Sonoff WiFi Switch ? Amazon has 6 of these for
> Tadd / KA2DEW
> tadd at mac.com <mailto:tadd at mac.com>
> Raleigh NC FM05pv
> *“Packet networking over ham radio":
> *Local Raleigh ham radio info: **http://torborg.com/a*
> "When you don't know what you're doing, you might as well do it
> quickly" - Jase Robertson
>> On Nov 11, 2018, at 2:52 PM, Brian Chamberlain
>> <blchamberlain at gmail.com <mailto:blchamberlain at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> Hey Tadd,
>> If you’re talking 10 years ago time frame I’m guessing you’re
>> referring to the AmbientOrb. It was a device from an MIT
>> group/project that signaled the state of the weather, stock markets,
>> etc... Here’s an article about that device.
>> There have been many of these types of devices launched as
>> products/kickstarters/DIY projects since then, in various
>> incarnations. I’m sure you can find examples on Hackster.io
>> <http://Hackster.io>. Here’s one I built:
>> Also, here’s a more complete Rpi based tutorial:
>> The neopixel from Adafruit is great for this type of thing.
>> Hope this helps.
>> On Sun, Nov 11, 2018 at 9:32 AM Tadd Torborg via TriEmbed
>> <triembed at triembed.org <mailto:triembed at triembed.org>> wrote:
>> Once upon a time, possibly 10 years ago, I remember a device
>> which looked like a light fixture that sat on a desk. It lit up
>> in color, after it found some token or cue on the Internet. You
>> could use it to show a weather alert, or i a certain web page did
>> or did not responded to pings.
>> I never bought one. Now I need it for a ham radio project.
>> What I want to do is have a Raspberry PI that is doing ham radio
>> stuff (TARPN network communications, in this case) and have a
>> light, possibly a blinking LED, in the living room of my house,
>> that would indicate a message has been received via the ham radio
>> TARPN network. The Raspberry PI can have a file that is present
>> or missing, or filled with some value or another, and the
>> blinking light needs to use FTP or Telnet via WiFi to the
>> Raspberry PI and query the file. Alternatively I could have the
>> Raspberry PI issue a telnet message to turn the light on or off.
>> Something like this already exists. Does anybody know where to
>> get one?
>> Tadd / KA2DEW
>> http://tarpn.net <http://tarpn.net/>
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