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Raspbian can't seem to connect to ethernet

I've burned the Raspbian image downloaded from the official website to the SD card, plugged it in for the first boot, all LEDs turn on, but... The Pi doesn't show on the DHCP clients list - the only ...
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Raspberry Pi Wi-Fi setup with mobile app

My use case involves a Raspberry Pi and an embedded application that requires Wi-Fi internet access. I want to be able to carry the Raspberry Pi around and quickly set up the Wi-Fi access for each ...
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Connecting a Long Stem Thermometer to a Raspberry Pi to automate the recording of temperature in an experiment [on hold]

Is there a way to connect and read the output of a long stem thermometer like this one to a raspberry pi?
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Does anybody else experience micro-freezes with the Raspberry over wifi?

whenever I connect my Raspberry Pi over wifi to the LAN, I sometimes get micro-freezes when streaming video from the Raspberry or when I connect over ssh. It seems kinda periodic. The freeze/lag has a ...
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Arch - netctl - how reconnnect to wireless network automaticly

So, I have netctl WiFi configuration working with Arch Linux on RPI. How can I make sure that it reconnects to network if connection drops for any reason, like losing signal?
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Raspbian can't forward port to a ip in lan

I have a problem: I have a DVR connected to my router and I want to access it from remote but in my country there aren't ISP that offers free ports. So I bought a Raspberry Pi, connected it to Hamachi ...
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Emulation raspberry PI

How to get W.P.A.G.U.I to appear on Emulation Station screen so i can configure my wireless from the home screen, and in Emulation station how do i get a P.D.F reader to appear on the screen so i can ...
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Force ipv4 address

I upgraded my raspberry pi to jessie, which uses systemd. One side-effect is that it connects using ipv6 only and does not have an ipv4 address. How can I force it to get an ipv4 address from the dhcp ...
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Problem with network when external HDD to be mounted at boot is absent

I have a Raspberry PI (RPI), running Arch Linux, and I have an NTFS external HDD (with its own power source), which is mounted at boot via fstab: /dev/xxxx /boot /dev/sda1 /mnt/usbhdd/ ntfs-3g ...
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SSH networking issues on raspbian

I am trying to connect to my headless RaspberryPi using SSH via putty but have some networking problems, although it used to work sometimes. The Pi is running Raspbian and is connected to my router ...
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Wlan0 bridge Wlan1

i have replaced eth0 to wlan0 and wlan0 to wlan1 in /etc/network/interfaces and shared wlan1 but i found the connection was limited without ips My project : making a repeater using 2 wlan and Rpi ...
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Would a raspberry pi be strong enough to work as a web filter?

Im planning to use Raspberry Pi as a web filter and a proxy for my home network. There are four devices in the network. Will it have enough performance?
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Access Raspberry Pi connected to 3G via Internet

I have a RasPi running RasPian The RasPi is connected to internet via a 3G USB Dongle I can access internet via this 3G dongle. How can I now access the RasPi from "outside" i.e. the internet. ...
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Logging Clients (and sites they visit) while using Raspberry PI as WLAN Hotspot

I have recently setup my Raspberry PI as a WLAN hotspot using this guide. Everything works as intended I can login to the hotspot with my smartphone or laptop and browse the internet. Now my question ...
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How to share my internet connection (Windows) with Raspberry Pi?

I have a Raspberry PI directly connected with my Windows laptop through Ethernet, so I can make a SSH connection with Putty, everything works fine except that my Raspberry PI has no access to the ...
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wpa_supplicant crashing(?)

I just got my Raspberry Pi B+ together with a WiFi dongle from ThePiHut and am now trying to connect it to my WiFi. It works, at least sometimes. After booting the Pi, I do not get an automatic ...
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Test connectivity of a Interface [closed]

I have a raspberry Pi with three interfaces eth0 (Ethernet), wlan0 (WiFi), and wwan0 (via a GSM modem) How can I test if an Internet connection is available via a certain interface? e.g. is my ...
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SAMBA 4 Active Directory server - success anyone? [closed]

Has anyone succesfully installed SAMBA 4 on Raspberry Pi from source and used it as an AD logon server for a small heterogenous network? I am about to do this since most linux distros now should ...
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Raspberry Pi will not allow login password via SSH

I am trying to connect locally (for now) to my Raspberry PI. I have done found the local network address, ping, and make it to the login screen for the pi. However when I type in the password (and it ...
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Can't shutdown eth0 interface

I'm running a standard Raspbian installation (2014-01-07 image version, no extra software installed). All I want to do is to shut down the eth0 interface. The problem is that this works for a few ...
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Establish connection between Qemu Raspbian machine and Host

Objective: I would like to install several virtual (emulated) Raspberry machines on the laptop, connect them to each other and to the laptop. Afterwards I would like to send tcp packets from virtual ...
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Major trouble with nRF24L01+ controllers and the RF24 library

I've had a hellish last three days. All I've wanted to do is get an Arduino Uno and a Raspberry Pi B+ talking to eachother with these little guys, and after following many different tutorials, I've ...
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Raspberry Pi B+ not visible on Windows Workgroup

I have Raspberry Pi B+, connected to LAN and I can communicate with WAN without any problems. However, I've installed Samba using following configuration (smb.conf): #======================= Global ...
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How to import Xbee to Python?

I would like to handle my xbee with raspberry pi via Python. I install xbee with this command: pip install xbee And I try to use this example code: #! /usr/bin/python # Import and init an XBee ...
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TL-wn725n V2 driver needed for Linux 3.12.28

I'm Trying to get TP-link's TL-wn725n V2 Nano USB adapter working with my Raspberry PI and an running into problems. I've read a few posts, but an getting myself confused. I can SSH via Ethernet to ...
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static eth0 adress

I tried giving my new rpi a static IP via eth0. I followed standard tutorials and changed interfaces from iface eth0 inet dhcp to iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.0.107 netmask ...
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Is it safe to post entire syslog to the net?

Is ti safe to post the entire syslog from my PI to the web? Could someone use the data to hack into my pi? Could it make my network more vulnerable to attack?
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Script to retry wifi 10 times then force reboot if connection cannot be established

My Headless PI has been running for months without any problems, but in the last few days I've run into problems SSH'ing to it, and thus have had to pull the power. I had disabled powersavig mode ...
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Another pi freeze question

my pi is a model B of the first generation (256Mb ram), it has been used as media server (mostly samba and transmission-daemon) with the default raspbian image (constantly updated) for more than ...
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Problem connecting to ad-hoc network

I have setup adhoc network with wep key encryption enabled on my smartphone. I want to connect pi to this adhoc network. Using wpa_gui utility, I am able to see my ad hoc network , when i try to ...
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Stop Pi from searching for ethernet connection on startup

I have three possible internet connections on my pi: eth0 (unused) wlan0 - a cheapo dongle usb0 - my Android phone. When I switch on my Pi, it searches for an ethernet connection for a long time, ...
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Headless connection without using router

I have latest updates and upgrades and a RPi B+, I played with /etc/network/interfaces for adding a new wi-fi adaptor, but it's not working and Pi is not getting an IP address via my router or a dhcp ...
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Local server running on Onion Pi

I have followed this tutorial on making an 'onion pi'. This is a Wifi Access Point, which routes traffic through tor. This has worked completely and well, although the only problem I have come into is ...
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How to connect to 802.1x EAP wireless network with (debian wheezy)?

I able to connect to a 802.1x EAP wireless network with my android phone. Now I would like to connect with this network with my Raspberry pi with this module Edimax EW-7811Un. Here is the network ...
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Transmission web GUI wan access

I have a pi, running raspbian connected to a USB3 drive. I run a samba server, minidlna, transmission-daemon. I had some trouble initially setting up the transmission-daemon to work from outside of ...
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Python: Is there any way to get a list of IPs connected to a network

Is there any way to get a list of IPs connected to a network? I'm trying to build lots of networking tools so.
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slow network performance samba

I'm suffering from poor network performance on my PI. I use samba to copy files from W7 to an external 3,5inch usb3 drive, NTFS formatted and mounted on the pi using NTFS (not the 3g). I have seen ...
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Transparent Bridge from Wifi to Ethernet

Bridging There's a lot of information available on bridging for various configurations, some of which is targeted at RPi, others which is available for the general Debian distribution. I've wasted ...
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WebIoPi buttons don't show up over Internet even with port-forwarding

I am trying to setup my RPi to access over the Internet and tried to setup a simple rule to port forward to RPi. I see the buttons and a camera feed if I access the WebIoPi over the local Intranet. ...
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Stream unencoded raw video bit data to a machine with a good GPU to speed up video processing time?

I have a Pi B+ and a HD USB Webcam, as well as an improved wifi card (300Mbps). I am working on a research project where I want to build multiple 'camera units' (lets say 3 as an example). each camera ...
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NAS slow performance search bottleneck [closed]

I recently bought a Banana Pi, and i set up the same NAS configuration which I had on my friend's Raspberry Pi and surprisingly the data transfer speed did not changed at all. specs: • banana pi has ...
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Can a Pi back itself up?

I am looking for a way to have the Pi create an image of it's SD card and send it off to a networked file share in a repeatable manner, and then resume operations. I imagine that it would need the ...
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Multiple interface with multiple wifi network

My question is a bit trickier one. My RPi have 2 wireless interface and I have 2 wireless router with different SSID. I just looking for a configuration, where the first wifi device always connect to ...
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Raspberry Pi sim900 Default Internet Access

I have set up a ITEAD sim900 GSM module to interface with raspberry pi. I believe I have established a gprs connection to AT&T though wvdial as I get these results. --> WvDial: Internet ...
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can I mount the same network drive on two PIs

Could I reliably mount the same network drive on two PIs connected to the same internal network? At the moment, I have one PI moving pictures from its saved location, to its mounted network drive, ...
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How to keep internet usage track per user on Linux server in wifi network

I have an raspberry Pi running raspbian and I have configured it as a wifi hotspot using Hostapd and dhcp server. Mobile clients connect to the wifi network and browse internet, Now I need to keep the ...
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OpenVPN as a background process [closed]

i would like to run the OpenVPN service in the background. I have a script like this, that basically starts the Netherlands VPN of privateinternetaccess. vpn.sh sudo openvpn --config ...
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Headless Pi server over Wifi

I bought new Pi b+. So i found my hungry wifi dongle can work on it well, I decided to put my Pi running headlessly over wifi. But problem is if wifi disconnects, the Pi wont reconnect. I'm using ...
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How can I turn my RPi into DHCP server for my router?

I've set up a home network with two routers (TEW-692GR and another one from TP-LINK), but neither supports on-site VPN server configuration. I stuffed my RPi with Raspbian into the box with my router ...
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Raspbmc slow networking issues

I have a Pi running Raspbmc by the TV and a desktop computer in the study. For a while, I had the TP-Link gigabit router next to the Pi and the desktop connected via household wired network cables. ...