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Dec 14, 2012
New to ZipIt z2
Hello, so im new to the zipit z2 and yahoo groups, been on the net since 1995 Aand this is my first yahoo group :). Anyways I just flashed my zipit with uboot...
Jul 30, 2012
Call it HAM faith
Because I have pretty good faith in other HAMS opinions, so I layer your answers over top the general answers a google search would give me. Maybe HAM filter...
Apr 20, 2012
Hello from a new member.
A while back I played with the ZipIt2 just for the fun of hacking linux onto something else. I messed around with MESH networking, now I want to pick that idea...
Apr 18, 2012
the zipit2 is still very much alive and growing
I did a lot of work on the zipit1 and now i'm starting to get into the zipit 2. I have 2 z2's so far. the most active area I've found is to get onto IRC and...
Apr 5, 2012
Newbie Question on Z1
I just bought a batch of Z1s off ebay. I want to be able to use them as chat clients on a closed LAN. Essentially as a simple chat between rooms in a...
Nov 30, 2011
zipit2 with 1MB microsd+adapter w/ubuntu running - $40
Hi, For sale $40 - my hacked zipit2 - never found a full need for it, its been sitting in my desk and needs a home: Originally inspired by ...
Oct 3, 2011
New to a Zipit
I recently became the owner of a fresh-from-the-
package Zipit Z1, and I've quite satisfied so far. However, I've been having some issues [Great Issues] Over...
Oct 3, 2011
Help with flashing
Ok, I'm trying to install linux on my Zipit (not a Z2), following the instructions on http://www.aibohack
reflash.htm. I'm having 2 issues that I'm...
Jun 14, 2011
Hey all I fixed it after a long period of gathering dust. The first issue was the sd card so watch out for sandisk 2gb microsd cards made in taiwan. 2nd was...
Apr 3, 2011
I think my zipit z2 may be bricked. I have formatted a 2gb card as ext2 with a 256mb swap partition in linux then tarred the rootnexus userland to it as root...
Mar 21, 2011
Anyone got their zipit z2 setup like this?
Hello All!! Does anyone have any userland suggestions? I'd really like to have my zipit z2 like this or similar http://www.youtube.
Mar 17, 2011
Zip it Z2
Hello all I have a zip it z2 w/2gb card trying to install debian. Should the card be fat 16 or 32? I've already flashed it. Have gotten the image mounted but...
Feb 25, 2011
Zip It Z2
Hello all, I got a zipit z2 and a 2gb microsd & micro to mini adapter and have successfully flashed it (I have an open zipit screen) And have been having abit...
Feb 24, 2011
Pictures of a USB power cable for the Z2
Hi folks, I've just uploaded pictures of my homemade USB power cable for the Z2, with some construction details. cu elektroman...
Feb 24, 2011
ZipitBot - Using the Z2 as a robot
I found this interesting page on using the Z2 as the core brains of a robot. This has reinvigorated my interest in the Z2 as I had been looking for a modern...
Jan 31, 2011
Z2 expansion port and hardware interfacing
If you are interested in interfacing external hardware to your Z2, I have the expansion port pinout with all the signals, plus the headphone and microphone /...
Jan 25, 2011
Gregg C Levine
So, I just got my first Zipit Z1... And I have a few q's...
First off... It freezes when I try to sign on to MSN.... Secondly, it won't allow any Yahoo IM to sign on... Is this typical or did I get a lemon? Also I am...
Jan 19, 2011
New Zipit Z1 Owner...
I got a Zipit Z1. And it has a few quirks, I am guessing a lemon. It's brand new so I will be able to get another. But just in case, is it usual for them to...
Jan 19, 2011
Zipit Z2 is officially DEAD
I checked our the official ZipitWireless.
com site today and it's all new. Instead of having useful links to modify and setup the standard system, it features a...
Sep 24, 2010
ZipIt isn't dead
An earlier post said the ZipIt was dead, evidently because the ZipIt Wireless web site was redesigned. Well, it isn't dead, not yet, anyway. Go here:...
Sep 24, 2010
Experienced Zipit programmer needed for UBC study
Hi there, I am conducting a research study at UBC in Kelowna and will be using Zipit devices to collect study data. If you have previous experience developing...
Jul 13, 2010
Ubuntu on the Zipit Z2
hello,, does anyone know how to get to the desktop after I install the ubunty on my z2? user, pass:ubuntu but after that at stays in the command line, whats...
Jun 21, 2010
Mouse not working on z2
Hello, I just got my new z2 and set it up with the instructions off of hunterdavis.
com. When I boot up, login, and type startx I cannot move the mouse. Does...
May 7, 2010
Z2 GPIO and mic connector
Hello everyone. Has anyone tried controlling the lines on the Expansion port on the back? I want to to make a full size SD slot adaptor. anyone know where I...
Mar 4, 2010
Using zipit z2 for voip over wifi.
Hi folks, I'm a new member of this group and a software developer by profession. I am considering buying a zipit since it is cheap to hack on. However, before...
Mar 3, 2010
Connector Pinouts for Z2
Hi, I was wondering if anybody knows what the connector pinouts are. I was going to read the fine print to see them today at http://linux.
Feb 22, 2010
Z1 and WPA
I did a search for "Z1 WPA" amd got no hits but I do remember some mentions of people getting WPA to work on a Z1. Can someone point me in the right direction?...
Feb 16, 2010
Need help getting the UI/desktop fit the screen
Hi, I was able to finally get the 1GB image installed and running. I was able to find command line version going to copy the image and then copied the wifi...
Feb 2, 2010
Hi All, Have got debian working on the z2. Wondered if anyone has got a working vnc client? Kindest regards James ps: Someone was recently asking about wpa...
Jan 25, 2010
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