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My raspberry pi seems to have trouble staying connected to the internet. When running apt-get it can get stuck waiting for headers for minutes at a time. SSH is sketchy as well, I can log in immediately after booting but after a few minutes i get a "Broken Pipe" error. I am using a generic usb dongle that came with the pi, and have already tried moving it closer to the router and plugging it into a powered hub. Any thoughts on making consistent connections? Thanks

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closed as too broad by goldilocks Jan 10 '15 at 14:47

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how do you know it's your RPI and not the router/access point? – abolotnov Feb 9 '13 at 23:57
Just assuming, there's at least 5 other computers using it that work just fine – obrien Feb 10 '13 at 0:40
@obrien Sounds like it could possibly be wifi power management. You might check this answer and see if that's what's going on: raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/1384/… – Herohtar Feb 10 '13 at 8:59

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