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  1. Nail76
    Nail76 December 23, 2008 at 02:37 . Reply

    I recently bought a cheapo pic frame but my intent is different. I want to understand the direct inputs for the lcd and get rid of the control board. maybe use it for a microtv or other display with a simple power supply and and composite input or some other. is this possible.

  2. Jon
    Jon January 12, 2009 at 22:45 . Reply

    Did you have any trouble with getting the device connected when attempting to upload the new firmware?

    With Ubuntu 8.04 it doesn’t appear to be getting assigned to a device node, which I suspect related to the “unknown partition table” error I saw in the below dmesg output. Just curious if you or any readers had any thoughts!

    scsi 5:0:0:0: Direct-Access SITRONIX MULTIMEDIA 0.09 PQ: 0 ANSI: 0 CCS
    [ 281.653226] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] 4096 512-byte hardware sectors (2 MB)
    [ 281.656221] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Write Protect is off
    [ 281.656227] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Mode Sense: 0b 00 00 08
    [ 281.656232] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Assuming drive cache: write through
    [ 281.665206] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] 4096 512-byte hardware sectors (2 MB)
    [ 281.668209] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Write Protect is off
    [ 281.668212] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Mode Sense: 0b 00 00 08
    [ 281.668216] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Assuming drive cache: write through
    [ 281.668218] sdf: unknown partition table
    [ 281.697217] sd 5:0:0:0: [sdf] Attached SCSI removable disk
    [ 281.697264] sd 5:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg7 type 0

  3. juanmol
    juanmol March 20, 2009 at 14:52 . Reply

    Hi, i have the same picframe, i have flash it and i can use the setpic to display PNGs. I have try to run lcd4linux on it, but when i start it nothing happend, can you explain it please?

  4. michu
    michu April 1, 2009 at 11:26 . Reply

    you need the latest svn snapshot of lcd4linux and installed libst2205u. build lcd4linux yourself and make sure your enabled the st2205 driver during the ./configure step (something like ./configure –with-drivers=st2205u).

    cheers

  5. PaulieG
    PaulieG July 28, 2009 at 03:24 . Reply

    I saw that thanks to you there is an OpenWrt package st2205tool. I’m having trouble getting this to work with my Innovage-shift3 picframe and OpenWrt 8.09.1 as I describe here: https://forum.openwrt.org/viewtopic.php?id=14726
    Do you have any ideas that I could try?

  6. Roger M.
    Roger M. April 21, 2014 at 21:57 . Reply

    I know this is quite old, but is it possible to 1) display the GUI and 2) mirror the images.

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