Having played with the Raspberry PI GPIO interface for over a year, I thought I should explore options for a faster CPU/RAM and a different architecture to enable quicker device control and more complex software. The fastest option for controlling is using a standard PC and a standard CPU architecture.
Short note on how to install PHP Ncurses on Debian. This post assumes root level access.
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Playing with my Raspberry PI and its GPIO over the weekend it occurred to me I would be able to control it in real time from a browser, using Socket.IO and pi-gpio.
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Webtail is an Open Source tool I wrote, for tailing files on multiple servers and displaying content in a browser in real time.
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Capistrano provides server automation; by running a set of predefined scripts on remote servers. Puppet is a tool providing configuration management, provisioning and reporting. Puppet Enterprise extends Puppet by adding application deployment. Below is a quick introduction to what Puppet is, how is used and links to tutorials.
In my previous six entries, I focused on presenting the main Agile methodologies, and their concepts. In the following entries, I will focus on tools that enable Agile; providing a quick introduction without going in technical details. The first tool in this series is Capistrano.