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by plyoteo
Tue Jan 04, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: Headless bCNC operation
Replies: 4
Views: 3388

Re: Headless bCNC operation

Actually you are quite on the spot. bCNC starts only when remotely accessed via VNC. SSHing and the using then cli will not start bCNC. And one more caveat which answers my own question of sometime ago. Once you start bCNC and get the GUI on the screen, if you try to go full screen on you home compu...
by plyoteo
Thu Apr 29, 2021 5:48 am
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: Headless bCNC operation
Replies: 4
Views: 3388

Re: Headless bCNC operation

Sorry for the possible misnomer. What i meant by 'headless' is not physically attached to a raspberry screen, but accessed via putty ssh/vnc from a pc or laptop.
by plyoteo
Sun Nov 15, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: Headless bCNC operation
Replies: 4
Views: 3388

Headless bCNC operation

In headless mode, could one start bCNC with Putty by typing $ python -m bCNC or $ bCNC -g 800X480? So far I have been unable to. The only way is through VNC, either by clicking on the shortcut icon or by opening the CMD window and typing one of the above commands. Thank you in advance for any input.
by plyoteo
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Current Version(2.60)
Topic: Unable to view entire bCNC screen on Raspberry pi4
Replies: 0
Views: 2443

Unable to view entire bCNC screen on Raspberry pi4

My first attempt at connecting the Protoneer CNC HAT on a pi4 and running bCNC is a mixed bag. First the good news. I assembled the CNC HAT on top of the pi4. Downloaded the CNC HAT image per Protoneer instructions, burned it on an SD card, loaded it on the pi. Run RPi3/4 Serial Config shortcut once...