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== Completed Octoscroller Boards ==
 
== Completed Octoscroller Boards ==
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'''Notice Port Numbers in Green'''
 
'''Notice Port Numbers in Green'''
  
[[File:Octoscroller_Top.jpg]]
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[[File:Octoscroller Top.jpg|RTENOTITLE]] [[File:Octoscroller Back.jpg|RTENOTITLE]]
[[File:Octoscroller_Back.jpg]]
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== P10 Power consumption ==
 
== P10 Power consumption ==
Using these panels: http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Free-Shipping-P10-Indoor-SMD-3in1-Full-Color-Led-Display-Module-1-8-scan-320-160mm/1791940107.html
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Using these panels: [http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Free-Shipping-P10-Indoor-SMD-3in1-Full-Color-Led-Display-Module-1-8-scan-320-160mm/1791940107.html http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Free-Shipping-P10-Indoor-SMD-3in1-Full-Color-Led-Display-Module-1-8-scan-320-160mm/1791940107.html]
  
 
Note: I used a multimeter on the output side of the power supply in-line with the P10 panels.
 
Note: I used a multimeter on the output side of the power supply in-line with the P10 panels.
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| Red
 
| Red
 
| style="text-align: center;" | 2.3
 
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| Blue
 
| style="text-align: center;" | 1.1
 
 
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| Green
 
| Green
 
| style="text-align: center;" | 1.6
 
| style="text-align: center;" | 1.6
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| Blue<br/>
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'''<u>Power Calculations:</u>'''
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You can use the info gathered above to estimate your power needs. &nbsp;
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*With a 64-panel setup, you can multiple the 4-panel number for white&nbsp;by 8 as a worse-case. &nbsp;(8 x 3.68 = 29.44 amps)
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*You might consider powering the BBB using the same supply (worst-case: 3 amps &nbsp; 29.44 amps + 3 amps = 32.44 amps)
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*Convert to watts &nbsp;(5v&nbsp;x 23.44 amps = 162.2&nbsp;watts)
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*Plan for peaks and Power Supply differences by only using 80% of the planned needs &nbsp;( 162.2&nbsp;watts / 80% = 202.75&nbsp;watts) &nbsp;
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*'''A 200-watt 5V power supply should support the powering of BBB and 64 panels!'''
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== How to install Falcon Player onto BeagleBone Black ==
 
== How to install Falcon Player onto BeagleBone Black ==
  
(Updated 3/24/2015) In order for you to start your testing of the Falcon Player on Beaglebone Black. You will need to download the following Debian image for Beaglebone Black.
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<span style="background-color:#FFFF00;">NOTE: the instructions below are TEMPORARY, and only needed for pre-1.5 BBB-FP. &nbsp;<br/>With 1.5, the entire image with operating system and initial 1.5 FP software will be available in a SD-ready image.<br/>Until 1.5 is ready, the steps below will take a general-purpose OS image and add FPP software after the initial boot.</span>
  
[http://debian.beagleboard.org/images/bone-debian-7.5-2014-05-14-2gb.img.xz http://debian.beagleboard.org/images/bone-debian-7.5-2014-05-14-2gb.img.xz]
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<u>'''Software Downloads:'''</u>
  
From a windows machine you can use 7-zip to extract the image to your windows PC.
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The following list of software tools will be useful in installing the image:
  
Next use Win32DiskImager to transfer the Image to your microSD card. (this takes about 7min, time may&nbsp;vary )
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The "official" BBB Debian OS image needed by&nbsp;BBB-FP:
  
*Take your Beaglebone Black (BBB) out of the box.
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*Connect a network cable.
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*Insert the microSD card you just imaged into your BBB.
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| style="width: 244px;" | 7-zip (used to extract compressed files)
*Insert USB Flash drive.
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*If you have a microUSB HDMI cable you can connect it to an HDMI monitor so you can view the boot process.
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[http://www.7-zip.org/download.html http://www.7-zip.org/download.html]
*While holding down the 'user boot' button, apply power to the board. Continue to hold the 'user boot' button until the USER LEDs begin to flash. (Not everyone needs to do this step for some reason. It forces the BBB to boot from the SD card is what I read.)
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*Connect the power to your BBB. You should use a 5V external power source, USB power may not work
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After the unit has completed it's boot up you should be able to log into it via a terminal program like Putty. You should be able to connect with the hostname beaglebone. The default login is root with no password.
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| style="width: 244px;" | Win32DiskImager (used to write the blocks in the image file to a raw device -- the micros SD in this case)<br/>
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[http://sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/files/latest/download http://sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/files/latest/download]
  
If you can't connect to your BBB via the hostname of beaglebone, then you will have to connect a keyboard, monitor and a mouse to your BBB. After the unit has competed booting you can open a terminal window and type ifconfig to get the IP address.
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[http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html]
  
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(use the "Installer" link...)
  
Optional way to determin IP address:
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[http://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/ http://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/]
  
Download IPScan:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/ http://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/]&nbsp;<br/>Identify dynamic (DHCP) address auto-assigned to BBB<br/>�&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Run IPScan.exe (install is not needed, you can use the portable 'Run' option)<br/>�&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Look for a new device with the manufacturer �Texas Instruments� and jot down the IP address
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<u>'''(#1) Prepare the Micro SD card:'''</u>
  
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#Download the debian OS image using the link above
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#Download and install 7-zip (if you don't have it) using the link above
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#Extract the image by right-clicking on the Debian compressed file and using the 7-zip menu to extract the file the current directory
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#Connect the micro SD card to your windows machine using USB flash card reader)
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#Download and install&nbsp;Win32DiskImager&nbsp;(if you don't have it) using the link above
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#Run&nbsp;Win32DiskImager as administrator (right-click on the icon and select "Run as administrator"
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##Select the extracted Debian image file
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##Select the drive letter for the micro SD card
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##Select "Write" and wait for the image to be written &nbsp;''(NOTE: this can take up to 10 minutes depending on the speed of the components)''
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##Eject the micro SD card
  
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<u>'''(#2) Prepare the USB Flash Key:'''</u>
  
'''Next you should then optimize the space on your sd card. From a command prompt run the following:'''
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#Insert the USB Flash Key into your windows machine
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#Format using "device defaults"
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##Ensure that Fat32 is selected
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##"Quick format" is OK
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#Eject the USB Flash key
  
/opt/scripts/tools/grow_partition.sh &nbsp;(It will display some errors, you can ignor them and just reboot)
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(#3) Assembly:
  
'''If you want to be able to SSH into your Beaglebone, you will need to set a password for root:'''
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#Remove the&nbsp;Beaglebone Black rev.C (BBB) from&nbsp;the box
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#Insert the prepared Micro SD
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#Inser the prepared USB flash key
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#Connect a network cable '''to your home network with access to the internet&nbsp;!!'''
  
at the prompt, run the following command:
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Special Instructions:
  
passwd
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#If you have a microUSB HDMI cable you can connect it to an HDMI monitor so you can view the boot process.
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#While holding down the 'user boot' button, apply power to the board. Continue to hold the 'user boot' button until the USER LEDs begin to flash. (Not everyone needs to do this step for some reason. It forces the BBB to boot from the SD card according to some sources.)
  
Follow the prompts to add a password.
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<u>'''(#4) Getting the IP Address for the new BBB:'''</u>
  
After that completes reboot your BBB and log back in as root.
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Wait 5 minutes for the BBB to boot, then look for the IP address
  
'''Next we will download and run the Falcon Player installation script. This will take about 30-50 minutes.'''
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#[Easy] After the unit has completed it's boot up you should be able to ping it and connect using hostname "beaglebone" &nbsp;
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#*If this doesn't work try step #2 below... and if no success, try step&nbsp;#3...
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#[Not too bad] Using IPScan (or NetScan, or info obtained from your router) to locate the IP address for the BBB
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##Download and install IPScan&nbsp;(if you don't have it) using the link above &nbsp;(note: the portable 'Run' option allows you to use the tool without installing it)
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##Scan your local network
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##Look for entries with the "Texas Instruments" manfacturer... TI is used for the BBB NIC.
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##If more than one address, pick the one more likely to be accessible from your PC
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#[More trouble] &nbsp;To troubleshoot, you will have to connect a keyboard, monitor and a mouse to your BBB.
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##With a USB hub, replace the USB key with a USB&nbsp;hub
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##Move the USB flash key to the USB hub
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##Connect keyboard and mouse to the USB hub
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##Using a special micro-HDMI cable, connect the BBB to a HDMI monitor
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##After the unit has competed booting you can open a terminal window and type ifconfig to get the IP address...
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##If necessary, repeat the preparation of the micro SD card&nbsp;in Step #1 and watch the progress on the monitor
  
SSH into your BBB and run the following commands:
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You can reboot the system by changing to the 'fpp' user with the<br/>password 'falcon' and running the shutdown command.
  
wget -nd --no-check-certificate&nbsp;[https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FalconChristmas/fpp/master/SD/FPP_Install.sh https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FalconChristmas/fpp/master/SD/FPP_Install.sh]
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su - fpp<br/>sudo shutdown -r now
  
chmod 700 FPP_Install.sh
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<u>'''(#5) Prepare your new BBB for FP:'''</u>
  
sudo ./FPP_Install.sh &nbsp; (This one takes a LONG time &nbsp;30-50 minutes)
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#<u></uLog into the BB using the IP Address found in (#4) above. &nbsp;Log in as "root". &nbsp;There is not yet a password assigned to root.</u>
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#<u>Optimize the space on the micro SD card. &nbsp;Run the following command: &nbsp;(it will produce messages that look like errors -- but can be ignored)</u>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>/opt/scripts/tools/grow_partition.sh</u></li>
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</ul>
  
After the installation has completed, you can now reboot the BBB. After it reboots you can log in with the user name fpp and password of falcon.
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#<u>Set the root password so that the BBB can continue to be reachable over SSH after the FP software is applied</u>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>passwd root</u></li>
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</ul>
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#<u>Reboot the BBB to prepare for the next step...</u>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>reboot</u></li>
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</ul>
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#<u>Wait about 5 minutes for the BBB to complete the reboot</u>
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#<u>Using putty, the same IP address identified in (#4), and the new password assigned above, connect to the BBB</u>
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#<u>'''Next we will download and run the Falcon Player installation script. Run the following lines:'''</u>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>wget [https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FalconChristmas/fpp/master/SD/FPP_Install.sh https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FalconChristmas/fpp/master/SD/FPP_Install.sh]</u></li>
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</ul>
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<ol style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>If the command above fails, it is likely because the time was not found by the NTP server.</u></li>
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</ol>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u><span style="background-color:#00FFFF;">#&nbsp;Use this command if the command above fails:<br/>wget -nd --no-check-certificate&nbsp;</span>[https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FalconChristmas/fpp/master/SD/FPP_Install.sh <span style="background-color:#00FFFF;">https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FalconChristmas/fpp/master/SD/FPP_Install.sh</span>]</u></li>
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</ul>
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<ol style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>Next, run the newly-retrieved script: &nbsp;''(Note:&nbsp;This will take about an hour.)''</u></li>
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</ol>
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<ol style="margin-left: 40px;">
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</ol>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>chmod 700 FPP_Install.sh<br/>sudo ./FPP_Install.sh</u></li>
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</ul>
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<ol style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>After the installation has completed, you can now reboot the BBB. (Note: After it reboots you can log in with the user name "fpp" and password of "falcon".)</u></li>
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</ol>
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<ul style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>reboot</u></li>
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</ul>
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<ol style="margin-left: 40px;">
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<li><u>Wait about 5 minutes for the BBB to complete the reboot</u></li>
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</ol>
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<u>'''(#6) Configure your new BBB-FP:'''</u>
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#Using the Chrome browser, configure your BBB-FP with the IP address found in (#4) above. &nbsp; (ie: [http://192.168.0.192 http://192.168.0.192])
  
 
== Links ==
 
== Links ==
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*[http://www.nycresistor.com/2013/09/12/octoscroller What is octoscroller?]
 
*[http://www.nycresistor.com/2013/09/12/octoscroller What is octoscroller?]
 
*[https://oshpark.com/shared_projects/7mSHNZcD Where to order octoscroller capes.] Updated with correct Version Yes it is 1.3
 
*[https://oshpark.com/shared_projects/7mSHNZcD Where to order octoscroller capes.] Updated with correct Version Yes it is 1.3

Revision as of 20:09, 6 August 2015

Falcon Player on BeagleBone Black

The development team is currently working on port Falcon Player to the Beaglebone Black hardware platform

BeagleBone Black Raspberry Pi
Base Price $45 - shop around $35 - shop around
Processor 1GHz TI Sitara AM3359 ARM Cortex A8 700 MHz ARM1176JZFS
RAM 512 MB DDR3L @ 400 MHz 512 MB SDRAM @ 400 MHz
Storage 2 GB on-board eMMC, MicroSD SD
Video Connections 1 Micro-HDMI 1 HDMI, 1 Composite
Supported Resolutions 1280×1024 (5:4), 1024×768 (4:3), 1280×720 (16:9), 1440×900 (16:10) all at 16 bit Extensive from 640×350 up to 1920×1200, this includes 1080p
Audio Stereo over HDMI Stereo over HDMI, Stereo from 3.5 mm jack
Operating Systems Angstrom (Default), Ubuntu, Android, ArchLinux, Gentoo, Minix, RISC OS, others… Raspbian (Recommended), Ubuntu, Android, ArchLinux, FreeBSD, Fedora, RISC OS, others…
Power Draw 210-460 mA @ 5V under varying conditions 150-350 mA @ 5V under varying conditions
GPIO Capability 65 Pins 8 Pins
Peripherals 1 USB Host, 1 Mini-USB Client, 1 10/100 Mbps Ethernet 2 USB Hosts, 1 Micro-USB Power, 1 10/100 Mbps Ethernet, RPi camera connector

Completed Octoscroller Boards

Notice Port Numbers in Green

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P10 Power consumption

Using these panels: http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Free-Shipping-P10-Indoor-SMD-3in1-Full-Color-Led-Display-Module-1-8-scan-320-160mm/1791940107.html

Note: I used a multimeter on the output side of the power supply in-line with the P10 panels.

Single Board Power (Amps @ 5v) Notes
Red .85 n/a
Green .61 n/a
Blue .50 n/a
White 1.37 n/a
Butterfly .85 n/a
2x2 Matrix (4 panels) Power (Amps @ 5v) Notes
Red 2.3 n/a
Green 1.6 n/a
Blue
1.1 n/a
White 3.68 n/a
Butterfly 2.35 n/a

Power Calculations:

You can use the info gathered above to estimate your power needs.  

  • With a 64-panel setup, you can multiple the 4-panel number for white by 8 as a worse-case.  (8 x 3.68 = 29.44 amps)
  • You might consider powering the BBB using the same supply (worst-case: 3 amps   29.44 amps + 3 amps = 32.44 amps)
  • Convert to watts  (5v x 23.44 amps = 162.2 watts)
  • Plan for peaks and Power Supply differences by only using 80% of the planned needs  ( 162.2 watts / 80% = 202.75 watts)  
  • A 200-watt 5V power supply should support the powering of BBB and 64 panels!



How to install Falcon Player onto BeagleBone Black

NOTE: the instructions below are TEMPORARY, and only needed for pre-1.5 BBB-FP.  
With 1.5, the entire image with operating system and initial 1.5 FP software will be available in a SD-ready image.
Until 1.5 is ready, the steps below will take a general-purpose OS image and add FPP software after the initial boot.

Software Downloads:

The following list of software tools will be useful in installing the image:

Description: URL:

The "official" BBB Debian OS image needed by BBB-FP:

http://debian.beagleboard.org/images/bone-debian-7.5-2014-05-14-2gb.img.xz
7-zip (used to extract compressed files)

http://www.7-zip.org/download.html

Win32DiskImager (used to write the blocks in the image file to a raw device -- the micros SD in this case)

http://sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/files/latest/download

Putty (allows a windows machine to login into a linux machine using the SSH protocol)

http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html

(use the "Installer" link...)

IPScan (scans your network to find used addresses, the MAC/harrdware address, and manufacturer of he NIC)

http://www.advanced-ip-scanner.com/

(#1) Prepare the Micro SD card:

  1. Download the debian OS image using the link above
  2. Download and install 7-zip (if you don't have it) using the link above
  3. Extract the image by right-clicking on the Debian compressed file and using the 7-zip menu to extract the file the current directory
  4. Connect the micro SD card to your windows machine using USB flash card reader)
  5. Download and install Win32DiskImager (if you don't have it) using the link above
  6. Run Win32DiskImager as administrator (right-click on the icon and select "Run as administrator"
    1. Select the extracted Debian image file
    2. Select the drive letter for the micro SD card
    3. Select "Write" and wait for the image to be written  (NOTE: this can take up to 10 minutes depending on the speed of the components)
    4. Eject the micro SD card

(#2) Prepare the USB Flash Key:

  1. Insert the USB Flash Key into your windows machine
  2. Format using "device defaults"
    1. Ensure that Fat32 is selected
    2. "Quick format" is OK
  3. Eject the USB Flash key

(#3) Assembly:

  1. Remove the Beaglebone Black rev.C (BBB) from the box
  2. Insert the prepared Micro SD
  3. Inser the prepared USB flash key
  4. Connect a network cable to your home network with access to the internet !!

Special Instructions:

  1. If you have a microUSB HDMI cable you can connect it to an HDMI monitor so you can view the boot process.
  2. While holding down the 'user boot' button, apply power to the board. Continue to hold the 'user boot' button until the USER LEDs begin to flash. (Not everyone needs to do this step for some reason. It forces the BBB to boot from the SD card according to some sources.)

(#4) Getting the IP Address for the new BBB:

Wait 5 minutes for the BBB to boot, then look for the IP address

  1. [Easy] After the unit has completed it's boot up you should be able to ping it and connect using hostname "beaglebone"  
    • If this doesn't work try step #2 below... and if no success, try step #3...
  2. [Not too bad] Using IPScan (or NetScan, or info obtained from your router) to locate the IP address for the BBB
    1. Download and install IPScan (if you don't have it) using the link above  (note: the portable 'Run' option allows you to use the tool without installing it)
    2. Scan your local network
    3. Look for entries with the "Texas Instruments" manfacturer... TI is used for the BBB NIC.
    4. If more than one address, pick the one more likely to be accessible from your PC
  3. [More trouble]  To troubleshoot, you will have to connect a keyboard, monitor and a mouse to your BBB.
    1. With a USB hub, replace the USB key with a USB hub
    2. Move the USB flash key to the USB hub
    3. Connect keyboard and mouse to the USB hub
    4. Using a special micro-HDMI cable, connect the BBB to a HDMI monitor
    5. After the unit has competed booting you can open a terminal window and type ifconfig to get the IP address...
    6. If necessary, repeat the preparation of the micro SD card in Step #1 and watch the progress on the monitor

You can reboot the system by changing to the 'fpp' user with the
password 'falcon' and running the shutdown command.

su - fpp
sudo shutdown -r now

(#5) Prepare your new BBB for FP:

  1. </uLog into the BB using the IP Address found in (#4) above.  Log in as "root".  There is not yet a password assigned to root.
  2. Optimize the space on the micro SD card.  Run the following command:  (it will produce messages that look like errors -- but can be ignored)
  • /opt/scripts/tools/grow_partition.sh
  1. Set the root password so that the BBB can continue to be reachable over SSH after the FP software is applied
  • passwd root
  1. Reboot the BBB to prepare for the next step...
  • reboot
  1. Wait about 5 minutes for the BBB to complete the reboot
  2. Using putty, the same IP address identified in (#4), and the new password assigned above, connect to the BBB
  3. Next we will download and run the Falcon Player installation script. Run the following lines:
  1. If the command above fails, it is likely because the time was not found by the NTP server.
  1. Next, run the newly-retrieved script:  (Note: This will take about an hour.)
  • chmod 700 FPP_Install.sh
    sudo ./FPP_Install.sh
  1. After the installation has completed, you can now reboot the BBB. (Note: After it reboots you can log in with the user name "fpp" and password of "falcon".)
  • reboot
  1. Wait about 5 minutes for the BBB to complete the reboot

(#6) Configure your new BBB-FP:

  1. Using the Chrome browser, configure your BBB-FP with the IP address found in (#4) above.   (ie: http://192.168.0.192)

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