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EINK Service start issue (with fix/hack)

Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2016 9:10 pm
by frooty4adafruit
Hi everybody,

I had issues getting the EInk Display service to start. The reason was that it assumed 'mkdir' was in /usr/bin, when in fact it was in /bin on my pi.

I manually altered the following file to reflect the change:


Also, it should be noted that in the tutorial, Adafruit recommends using a previous build on github, which is unfortunately not available. Fornutately, however, it doesn't appear to be necessary! The demo code worked fine with some small tweaks-- I had to change directories in the python demo code to match directories on the pi.

Re: EINK Service start issue (with fix/hack)

Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2016 10:49 am
by adafruit2
thx, added to guide FAQ!