Booting is the process of starting a computer.

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How do I generate/configure config.txt for raspberry Pi2 using Yocto?

I am using Yocto to build a custom image for my Raspberry Pi2. Followed this tutorial in portuguese and this one in english. I was able to generate my image and my Pi2 booted nicely. Now the ...
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Optimal boot time

As I'm designing an embedded product, I really need fast boot. I have: between 20 and 25 seconds with standard Raspbian Wheezy from raspberrypi.org, around 10 seconds with ArchLinuxArm ...
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Bizarre SDcard MMC errors

I'm seeing strange issues on the Raspberry Pi B2. [ 85.426681] request_module: runaway loop modprobe binfmt-0000 [ 85.428508] request_module: runaway loop modprobe binfmt-0000 [ 85.449229] ...
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Start Kodi when HDMI changed on Smart TV

I am trying to set an script for autostarting kodi when the TV is on (not in standby mode) or when I change to the raspberry corresponding HDMI. I found a script that should do this, but for what ...
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Best way to make application specific Linux for pi2 [closed]

I want to develop something like Openelec or osmc for Raspberry pi. My understanding is that they are operating system optimised to run kodi. (please let me know if I am wrong). Please tell me where ...
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Raspberry wont boot using SD card prepared using dd on Ubuntu [closed]

This is weird. Raspberry Pi wont boot (red led is glowing) using SD card which image is written using dd on Ubuntu laptop, while it will boot if same SD card is written using very same image file on ...
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RasperryPi freeze after boot: can't login

I have a RasperryPi model B (512Mo RAM) and it worked well for 1 year. Several weeks ago I started having problems and I thought it could be the SD card (I sometimes halt it just unplugging the USB). ...
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Trying to turn off X11 in Jessie

I am running Debian Jessie which uses SystemD. I have so far been unable to find a way to stop X11 from starting on bootup. The raspi-config setting apparently does not do anything. Can anyone help?
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What does it mean if both LEDs are lit up?

I recently got a RPi and when I plug it in both LEDs light up solid without flickering. It also does not show up on the monitor. Everywhere I've looked it says they should be flashing but they aren't. ...
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Kali & NOOBS in pi

I have read many tutorials and guides, that try to explain how to have two OSes Kali and Raspbian (Wheezy) in the Pi using Berryboot. The problem is that I do not know how, where and when to install ...
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Raspbian: reduce number of tty

When my b+ (raspbian 3.18.12+) boots, it actually loads 6 tty. Is there a way to reduce the number of tty?
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Terminal command will not execute after boot

I have a raspberry pi which I want to turn into a web server. I have installed everything needed. Now my problem: I am using ngrok to get the server online. To do this all I have to do is running the ...
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Raspbian SD card boots up Raspberry Pi model A, but not model B+ or Raspberry Pi 2

I can create a Raspbian SD card with windowsimager, and dd that boots great on Raspberry Pi model A, but on models B+ and Raspberry Pi 2 I just get a green light. What I'm asking for is a list of ...
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Changing next boot option for multisystem RapsBerry Pi 2: Is there any grub-reboot command equivalent?

I have a remotely managed RapsBerry Pi 2 B on the same LAN (different room and floor) without screen, mouse nor keyboard but RJ45 ethernet connected. I would like to install multiple operating ...
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Pi boots to a white login screen instead of desktop after making tightvncserver boot at startup

I installed tightvncserver, started the service, logged in remotely with no issues. I created a file in /etc/init.d/ called vncboot. ### BEGIN INIT INFO # Provides: vncboot # Required-Start: ...
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Will RPi 2 with Ubuntu Snappy Core boot without monitor and keyboard

I just buy a Raspberry Pi 2, this is my first one! I love it! I install Ubuntu Snappy Core, plug the monitor, keyboard, internet cable then install program and have fun. I check that sshd is running, ...
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Boot FAIL Message

"[FAIL ]startpar: service(s) returned failure: dbus … failed!" The message shows up when boot finished. And I can still login to the Rpi. What does this message mean and how to fix it?
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New to Raspberry Pi — Won't boot after a shutdown -h now

This is probably something I've done. New to the Raspberry, ordered it off Amazon and it arrived this weekend. I folllowed the instructions from Norman Dunbar ...
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Cron Job will not run from boot on Rasberry PI 2

Hey guys so I am relatively new to programming and am attempting to run a program from boot using a cron job on a rasberry pi 2. So I went into the terminal and accessed the cron tab, I then entered ...
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My Pi won't boot after battery defect

my Pi A+ won't boot. Both leds are always on, no blinking. This happends after connecting usb powerbank to gpio pins to power raspberry. My Pi got hot and then... just died. I tried to reflash microsd ...
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hello world booting using raspberry pi B+

today I bought raspberry pi B+ unfortunately my 16 sd card lost and can't buy another one before 2 day I have 512 Mb Sd card I need to test my raspberry on tv so is there any simple boot program ...
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Boot error (PREEMPT ARM) and screen freeze

I had used and tested my RPi B+ almost 2 months ago, with different TVs (via HDMI and AV), and it worked without any problem. Today, I wanted to test my RPi B+ again (after 2 months of not using it) ...
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selinux can not be mounted on booting?

I have a Pi B with Raspbian Jessie installed (upgraded recently from wheezy to jessie by changing sources.lst). I also use rpi-update to stay up to date. On every boot I get as the very first message ...
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make boot disk on disk with failed sectors?

I have several sd micro SD cards that have a failed sector or two. But i don't see why i shouldn't be able to make a boot disk out of them. Unfortunately, dd fails when it encounters a bad sector, and ...
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Set some GPIO pins OFF during boot, and ON later

I'm using +3.3V / GND / TX pins to power this 7-segment display with Serial Port connection. It works, but during booting time, the display displays random things, probably because it receives ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 Model B 1GB not booting - RED and GREEN leds on

I tried almost all the options, but unfortunately I fail to get my Raspberry Pi 2 to boot. At power light is still two LEDs (red + green) and nothing further happens. Power supply - tested 2 x AC / ...
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Stuck in boot after trying to work with init.d script to run at boot

I messed up the boot on a raspberry pi that is meant to run an important project. It started when I was trying to get a script to run at boot. I tried creating a daemon and I successfully started and ...
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Edit startup services for reboot?

I'm trying to start openvpn and transmission-daemon on startup. But using: sudo update-rc.d transmission-daemon defaults does not work. They're in the start up services list. But they don't start ...
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RPI 2 vs RPI B SD compatibility issue

I've been using a Raspbian image with some preinstalled software for digital signage on a RPI B+ and RPI 2 so far. I've been using a common 16Gb SD card, and decided to move to 2Gb industrial grade ...
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How to prevent network configuration from blocking boot - modifying ifup

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 here that's running the latest Minibian image, plus a few needed items - vsftpd, wpasupplicant, firmware for the Edimax Wi-Fi Adapter, mono-runtime, and a few others. However, ...
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Arch Linux ARM does not boot with QEMU

I try to set up a virtualized environment of the latest ArchLinux ARM (v6) in order to prepare a disk image that will be used later on a RaspberryPi. From the archive, I made a disk image with two ...
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Raspberry PI NOOBS first boot screen only three options. No OpenElec option

When I copy and paste the NOOBS package onto a fresh microsd and load it into my pi, on first startup I get only three options: Raspbian Data Partition Raspian - Boot to Scratch From all the ...
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Raspberry is not booting up [closed]

I started using my raspberry pi after quite a long time. When i first started it worked for the first two or three times i booted up. But now it has stopped working and what is happening is that the ...
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Will new quad core Raspberry Pi boot from hard drive? [duplicate]

I have a new quad core Raspberry Pi coming. Whilst I impatiently wait, will the New Pies boot from any other port besides the SD port?
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How to run a script on LXDE startup in Wheezy?

I have two scripts, slideshow_start.sh which is the main script I am trying to run (simply a slideshow using feh). And slideshow_start.py which just calls slideshow_start.sh using os.system("<path ...
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“Waiting for /dev to be fully populated” takes long after upgrading to Debian Jessie

I just upgraded my RPi B from wheezy to jessie. This worked fine so far. Only had some trouble with systemd, so I uninstalled it and switched back to sysvinit (I like it more anyways). Now I am on ...
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Run a minecraft server at boot

I have a Raspberry Pi model 2. I have a start.sh file in my MinecraftServer folder in the directory /home/pi/MinecraftServer it starts the Java server which is required to play Minecraft. I want ...
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EDITING RC.LOCAL for NZBGet and Sickrage at startup on OSMC

#!/bin/sh -e # # rc.local # # This script is executed at the end of each multiuser runlevel. # Make sure that the script will "exit 0" on success or any other # value on ...
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Raspberry images while booting

When my B+ boots up it has one raspberry on the top left of the screen. When my Raspberry 2 B boots up it has 3 raspberries. What do these raspberries mean?
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Boot stuck at [ ok ] Staring enhanced syslogd : rsyslogd

I'm using berryboot to boot my first gen pi on an external hard drive, and even though it is better than an SD-card I seemed to have cut the power too many times and corrupting some files. I don't ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 - Model B - no boot with Raspbmc

I was trying my brand new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. I've used the Raspbmc installer to "burn" the image on my micro sd. After I've connected the raspberry to the ac adapter and then to the TV, nothing ...
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Disable Raspi-Config

I am able to view the output of the boot sequence of the RPi, however, I have no USB keyboard and so cannot get past the raspi-config screen. I also do not have a router, I have only a link-local ...
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Pin Prick ACT LED Flashing at 1 second interval

I have a new RPi which has never successfully booted. Initially I tried booting to a 32GB SD card with Raspbian. The RPi showed both the PWR and ACT lights on without flashing. I tried with NOOBS and ...
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Running a python simple script at startup/boot [duplicate]

Can anyone please help me to run a simple python script at start up? (for eg. let the script print hello) please explain me step by step,,,starting from basic steps! I tried many examples using ...
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Finding IP address using NMAP6.47 for Raspberry pi B+

I need to find IP address of my Raspberry PI to further use in Putty, I have connected the ethernet. I made changes in cmdline.text file of the Raspbian wheezy OS, allocated IP address to it ...
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Pi not reading file using Bash script on startup

I made a bash script to open a certain webpage after my Pi 2 has booted. To do so, I use Bash to read a file on my system containing an ID, and append it to an existing URL. This full URL then gets ...
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32GB SD card displaying no memory [duplicate]

I've installed raspbmc using a 32gb class 10 SD card. By mistake I wipe the SD card clean. I did the same installing process and added the files to the SD but when it boots to install the available ...
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Automatically restart Tomcat on system reboots

Trying to configure Tomcat for automatically start after boot or reboot my rpi, I follow these steps: The script /etc/init.d/tomcat8 rights: $ sudo chmod 755 /etc/init.d/tomcat8 $ ls -la ...
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Auto start TightVncServer on Raspberry Pi 2

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 and have been following the post on Raspberrypi.org but Tight VNC Server does not start on reboot. There doesn't seem to be any error. How do I get TightVncServer to start on ...
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Boot from usb if available

I have my raspbian OS located on a 3TB external harddrive only some bootmanager stuff left on the SD Card. (if i remember right i followed this guide) I want it to boot from the sd card ONLY if there ...