Difference between revisions of "Gatekeeper"

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* A beagle board with a Debian based distro on, kindly donated by Bert.
 
* A beagle board with a Debian based distro on, kindly donated by Bert.
 
* A remote controller for the gate connected to the beagle board
 
* A remote controller for the gate connected to the beagle board
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** pin 28: black
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** pin 24: white
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** pin 1 (bottom): red
 
* A Huawei e220 GSM modem with a SIM card to  
 
* A Huawei e220 GSM modem with a SIM card to  
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Connecting to the BeagleBoard
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* ssh whitespace.endofinternet.net -p 2222
 
* ssh whitespace.endofinternet.net -p 2222
  
=ideas=
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=Ideas, Feedback and Comments=
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Add your own!
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* We can make the door opening for all people on Thursday, and only for members on the others...? @Jorin: Is this pythonable?
 
* We can make the door opening for all people on Thursday, and only for members on the others...? @Jorin: Is this pythonable?
 
* We can sound a alarm when ppl call the number but aren't members, then someone can go outside and pen the door.
 
* We can sound a alarm when ppl call the number but aren't members, then someone can go outside and pen the door.
  
 
pinout on the beagleboard towards the gate opener:
 
pinout on the beagleboard towards the gate opener:
 
* pin 28: black
 
* pin 24: white
 
* pin 1 (bottom): red
 

Revision as of 21:39, 17 June 2010

Gatekeeper is a Python script that opens a gate when calling to +32493604143. It only opens the gate for whitelisted numbers. The hardware used:

  • A beagle board with a Debian based distro on, kindly donated by Bert.
  • A remote controller for the gate connected to the beagle board
    • pin 28: black
    • pin 24: white
    • pin 1 (bottom): red
  • A Huawei e220 GSM modem with a SIM card to

Connecting to the BeagleBoard

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  • ssh whitespace.endofinternet.net -p 2222

Ideas, Feedback and Comments

Add your own!

  • We can make the door opening for all people on Thursday, and only for members on the others...? @Jorin: Is this pythonable?
  • We can sound a alarm when ppl call the number but aren't members, then someone can go outside and pen the door.

pinout on the beagleboard towards the gate opener: