This tag is for questions about how to monitor internal and external conditions via the Raspberry Pi.

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Why does this device always reboot at 21:17?

My Raspberry Pi has been rebooting itself a lot lately and I can't seem to figure out what is happening. Here's the output of last -x: hal@raspberrypi ~ $ last -x hal pts/10 localhost ...
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Is there a big touch monitor available which works with raspian os?

I am interested in buying a big touchscreen . I am talking about 19" - 23" . But I am not sure if Raspian OS supports these screens out of the box or what is needed. Did anyone already made such a ...
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Working with Raspberry Pi having only a laptop and a table (no extra monitor)

I'm a newbie at Raspberry Pi. I created a boot sd card with raspbian and I don't know what to do next because what I have is only a laptop and a tablet. I don't have an extra monitor to plug in an ...
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My Pi getting heated for no reason. How do I debug?

I wrote the Wheezy image, booted with rPi, expanded size, rebooted. Then I played couple of games, Python Games. Then I opened the default browser, however it was slow. I only opened two pages, one ...
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Recommendation: WiFi with support of monitor/promiscuous mode and Mesh capabilities

I'm considering buying a couple of Raspberry Pi(s) that would mesh with each other (I would stick an Ethernet cable in one, and the other would mesh and get internet connection meshing with the first ...
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Check a program/script is active and running properly

I can't find guidance anywhere on how, if you're running a (say python) script permanently in Raspbian on a headless RPi, to check periodically it's running ok. I've researched reporting on running ...
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Raspberry motion getting killed every morning and evening

This is the weirdest problem I have ever ever faced! I am using Raspberry PI (running Raspbian Wheezy) with Logitech C310 webcam for home monitoring, with motion detection and recording enabled. It ...
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Raspberry Pi to monitor all HTTP requests to/from Router

I would like to be able to view all the HTTP requests that my router receives (in the kind of way Fiddler monitors on a PC). I would like to monitor all incoming and outgoing traffic with the HTTP ...
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Packet sniffing with channel hopping using scapy

I have set up scapy on linux (raspian on RPI) for sniffing WiFi packets using WiFi adapter (b/g) in monitor mode. I am not sure if scapy by default hops on all the channels of the b/g protocol, or ...
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Monitoring LVM disks for failures

I've created a RAID1 array in LVM (lvcreate -m1 --type raid1....). The system is unattended, so I would now like a notification email if one of the disks fail. I could probably write a cron job to ...
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Monitoring a Python script running in a screen session with Monit [closed]

I have a Python script that uses Twitter's streaming API, but it usually crashes after a day or two. I have not been able to pinpoint the cause, and after more than a month of trying, I've stopped ...
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Raspberry (HDMI) to monitor(VGA) Does a cable work?

Now I have seen some HDMI to VGA Cables, but on some forums people say it wont work. I have a monitor with just VGA output and I want to connect my Raspberry Pi to it. Will a HDMI to VGA cable work? ...
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Stream PC screen to Raspberry Pi

I would like to stream my computer's screen content to my Raspberry Pi, so what I see on my computer screen, I see on my Raspberry Pi's monitor. Is this possible? I know the Raspberry Pi has a 100 ...
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Network monitor by Process

Is there anything that allows me to monitor network usage by process for longer time (1 day +-). I know nethogs but it only shows current process and I need longer period to be monitored and probably ...
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Is there a dashboard for Raspberry Pi?

I'd like to remotely be able to check RasPi's status, including: processor speed, usage free disk space the CPU temperature top processes ... ... as a dashboard-like web page. I know I could ...
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Angelcare baby monitor pad compatability with RPi

I've got a 6 month old little girl and a raspberry pi on the way, we've got this wind-up baby mobile that lasts for maybe 2 minutes, but she just loves it and insists that we keep winding it up over ...
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How can I share data between a network of Arduino and Raspberry Pi temperature monitoring stations?

I am planning on doing an internet connected temperature monitor (among other data) at multiple locations. At two of the locations I want to use a Raspberry Pi to display the information. The ...
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Raspberry Pi as a network monitoring device

I was thinking it would be cool to have my Raspberry Pi (RPi) monitor how long a computer/mobile device is connected to the network. This would be useful to figure out how many hours I spend on the ...
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How do I set up munin?

How do you set up a munin-node on the raspberry pi? Munin is a networked resource monitoring tool that can help analyze resource trends and "what just happened to kill our performance?" ...
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How do I monitor and/or control the temperature of the SoC?

Is there a way to programmatically monitor the temperature of the BCM2835 SoC? If so, would it do any good? i.e. would temporarily suspending CPU-intensive processes have any chance to reduce the ...