Monthly Archives: November 2012

Raspberry Pi Mounting Hole Positions and Template

One of the improvements made to the Revision 2 board was the addition of two mounting holes. These give hobbyists some extra options when it comes to mounting the Pi. There are only two holes so care is still required … Continue reading

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How to rename your Raspberry Pi

The Raspbian SD image gives your Raspberry Pi a default name of ‘raspberry’. This name appears in the command prompt. Many people will leave it at the default but you may wish to change it to something more unique. It’s … Continue reading

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Cheap Miniature LCD Screen

At the Bristol Raspberry Jam in October 2012 I saw someone with a small 3.5 inch LCD attached to their Raspberry Pi. It cost less than £20 so I decided to buy myself one. I had no idea what I … Continue reading

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