[Rack] how to open noisebridge door from computers
ngranado at gmail.com
Fri Feb 10 15:55:18 PST 2012
sounds like fun
possibly sent from my post-pc device
On Feb 10, 2012, at 3:35 PM, Jake <jake at spaz.org> wrote:
> here's my post about the keypad hardware:
> basically the keypads (one upstairs one downstairs) will talk to minotaur through (separate) serial ports. 0123456789 # * can be sent from the keypad, and codes sent to the keypad cause different beeps or lights to flash.
> so someone has to code a daemon that runs on minotaur to talk serial to these keypads. minotaur is also the machine that actually buzzes the gate, through its USB parallel port.
> and of course the same list of good (and bad) codes will be used for this and for the pony.noise/gate browser interface.
> On Fri, 10 Feb 2012, Nicholas Granado wrote:
>> hi jake,
>> i can work on the software side of this as i've already looked at the code
>> that's driving the outside version of pony.noise/gate ... i didn't see that
>> someone is actually doing some kind of keypad.... it would be sweet if the
>> keypad and the key you enter into the mobile interface were the same...
>> On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 3:18 PM, Jake <jake at spaz.org> wrote:
>> Okay so i don't know if you've been reading the noisebridge
>> discuss list, but we've been talking about access all week.
>> I think we need to change pony.noise/gate to act the same as it
>> does from outside noisebridge - so you need to enter the code
>> (once per session) whether you're inside noisebridge or not.
>> the thing is, instead of the code changing every week, it should
>> be that codes are only given out at meetings, where they can
>> also be disabled.
>> Codes don't expire, but they can be killed any time if
>> who can work on this? who is working on the keypad solution?
>> talk to me.
>> On Wed, 8 Feb 2012, Nicholas Granado wrote:
>> hi all,
>> try this code: 53237 (it changes weekly) we need to figure
>> out a way of
>> emailing everyone or a list of people who can use the code
>> if this already
>> doesn't exist. i'd be down to hack this out if it doesn't.
>> anyways pop that code into:
>> http://pony.noisebridge.net/gate/ or
>> http://noise.pony/gate from only the inside.
>> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 3:38 AM, miloh
>> <froggytoad at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 12:28 PM, Danny O'Brien
>> <danny at spesh.com>
>> > On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 2:15 AM, miloh
>> <froggytoad at gmail.com>
>> >> I bet if you ssh into pony and try 'opengate' it
>> will work.
>> >> shows that all the hardware you installed is still
>> functional. I had
>> >> it tested last week and it worked then.
>> >> the web access was broken some time around when
>> noisebridge api
>> >> was introduced.
>> >> https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/API
>> > OH SUCH ACCUSATIONS
>> > The API works fine, and is in fact what the
>> opengate script
>> now uses.
>> ah! sorry awaken the api hyrda.
>> jake try the following:
>> $curl -X POST -d open=True
>> and see if that works.
>> > The webpage also works fine, but somebody put in the
>> code that stops
>> > working after 9PM, in the belief that this would
>> magically have
>> people nod
>> > wisely instead of going "oh i guess it's broken, I'll
>> let in that
>> > rascally-looking cosmologist now by hand".
>> do we need to just keep iterating?
>> > I do believe there was some feeling that the dial-in
>> hackerline pick
>> a word
>> > code is broken, which I can well believe. I have no
>> influence on
>> such a
>> > thing, because while it was a cool hack, futzing around
>> with your
>> phone to
>> > type in a random word was so cumbersome that I don't
>> believe anyone
>> > uses it.
>> casey implemented the phone system.
>> Jof built the daemon used on minotaur.
>> Lots of projects to tie in together here, I think we just
>> need to keep
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