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My project using some new toys
#MQTT #adruino #ESP8266 
 
My first real MQTT project. Using an ESP-12 and DS18x20 1Wire temperature probes publishing temperatures when they change.
The HTML5 page connects to my local mosquitto broker and displays what it gets told. There are 2 nodes running - adding node 3 today with a DHT22 sensor attached.

Project is here if you are interested....
https://github.com/RichardPar/mqtt_esp8266_temperature


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I hear that's the going rate in Washington.
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Where do you wanna go today? ... I dunno, where do YOU want to go?
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a re brand of the TYT .. A bit cheaper too (getting one at the end of the month)
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Super cool ! Then you can call us on TG 655 on the Brandmeister network ! 
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Stale holes are so..... yesterday (besides all the other atrocities) 
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I wouldn't cross the road for that one.
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My first real MQTT project. Using an ESP-12 and DS18x20 1Wire temperature probes publishing temperatures when they change.
The HTML5 page connects to my local mosquitto broker and displays what it gets told. There are 2 nodes running - adding node 3 today with a DHT22 sensor attached.

Project is here if you are interested....
https://github.com/RichardPar/mqtt_esp8266_temperature

*Update - DHT22 code added

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Nicely done. Sure I'll checkout the source. Thanks for sharing.
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The Original Steam PUNK! :)
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+Onkel Fluffy Indeed... it was attached to a crusher. Link to full picture of the beast

https://goo.gl/photos/uEqorVCnpvXMMiwg9
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The private show this morning
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Bargain!!
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I heifer problem with this.
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#SkyBB Broadband on #OpenWRT based Router

I prefer to use my own hardware as I use extended features... The sticky point is that Sky uses the MER authentication system. This turns out to be a pain, but its not that difficult once you have extracted your UserID from your existing router.
It will look something like 010203040506@skydsl|deadbeef
Convert it to HEX 30313032303330343035303640736B7964736C7C6465616462656566 and then you are ready to configure OpenWRT.

Under the WAN interface, set the Hostname to SkyBB; Under Advanced, set the ClientID to the HEX string you made earlier.

Save and Apply - Your OpenWRT router should work and authenticate with SkyBroadband. (I am using a BT openreach Fibre modem attached to the WAN port of a Linksys router)
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Fake USB->Ethernet Davicom devices on Ebay
For my latest project I wanted some cheap USB->Ethernet adapters for my RaspberryPi - Ebay was the source of the usual inexpensive throw away stuff so I bought 4 of the adapters. At £3 each, its not going to break the bank.

On arrival, they seemed to look okay until I plugged 2 of them to the same machine.. They both had the same MAC address! Further digging showed they aren't even USB2.0.  I opened one up to see what the main chip was, and the numbers have been filed off.

There are many on Ebay, but they all look the same! ... KEEP AWAY from them.

#raspberrypi #fake #ebay  
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