[Israel.pm] When is your bus going to arrive?
sweisman at pobox.com
Thu Nov 28 03:01:34 PST 2013
Code is now up:
Most of it in Perl. This is some incredible work.
On Thu, Nov 28, 2013 at 10:55 AM, Scott Weisman <sweisman at pobox.com> wrote:
> She is quite the capable hacker, and she uses Perl extensively!
> I believe the bus stop displays here use the same system. Where I live,
> the devices are solar powered (thus clearly off-grid). They could be fed by
> cellular data, but I doubt it.
> I saw her post and would really like to do this myself. I have the needed
> RTL-SDR unit. Unfortunately, she hasn't published the code she wrote, and
> seems reluctant to do so.
> However, even with just rudimentary RF signal understanding, it is
> probably possible to to adapt an RDS decoder (she published code for one,
> and there is another that uses GNU Radio) to this purpose.
> Further, all this info is published by the Transport Ministry. They
> provide what I believe is a free feed, but like anything bureaucratic, they
> make you go through hoops to get the feed server:
> The data is published using an open standard (SIRI, not to be confused
> with Apple's Siri!). But it seems overly complex to me.
> I think getting the data from the FM DARC channel is way cooler though.
> On Thu, Nov 28, 2013 at 9:09 AM, Gabor Szabo <gabor at szabgab.com> wrote:
>> See how it is done in Helsinki:
>> Can it be done in Tel Aviv or elsewhere in Israel?
>> Perl mailing list
>> Perl at perl.org.il
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Perl