10 airPI Help Videos

This page is a collection of videos to help you set up and debug your airPI zombie detector...

How to find the IP address of your airPI

How to log in to your airPI

Some basic UNIX commands to help you navigate the airPI

Configure how often the airPI sends data to Thingspeak

Configure proxies for school or home

Fault find the temperature / Humidity sensor

Fault find the barometric pressure sensor

See if the airPI script is running

Start the airPI script manually

Kill the airPI script

Find your channel on Thingspeak

How to upload a patch using sftp

It turns out the analogue.py file in ~/git/Spotlight-AirPi/sensors/ has a bug that causes the script to crash when the light detector is in complete darkness. I have included a new version of analogue.py on the bottom of this page. Download it and follow the instructions in the video to upload it....

Alan Ibbett,
Sep 19, 2016, 9:03 PM
Alan Ibbett,
Sep 10, 2016, 12:28 AM