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Networking 2 Raspberry pis on vehicle [on hold]

Two pis have 7" screens each, the third one is headless. Pi 1 and 2 need to display touch buttons, the color of which changes when it is switched on and off. Any button should be able to be switched ...
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Wifi refuses to stay connected, DNS errors

I've been trying to set up two new Pis for about a week now with no success. I have 4 Pis already of the exact same type (RPi 2 Model B). I'm currently trying to get the Realtek 5370 Dongle that comes ...
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Does (raspbian) automatically renew DHCP lease when there is a problem?

For some reason my pi 2b Doesn't renew it's DHCP lease when something goes wrong. I have to restart it or manually reconnect to the wifi. I don't like doing that because it's supposed to be a ...
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Aircrack monitor mode disconnects other dongle from Wifi

I have a setup with a Raspberry Pi with two wifi dongles -- one is the Canakit Ralink 5370 dongle that supports monitor mode, and the other is an Edimax EW-7811Un adapter. iwconfig: wlan0 : Ralink ...
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mode-switch not working while installing a 3G dongle

I'm trying to configure my HUAWEI E3131 3G dongle to work on my raspberry pi. I already configured this dongle once on my raspberry pi (on a similar config - Raspbian Jessie 2015-11-21 release) simply ...
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what should i use ? 3g usb dongle or gsm/gprs module? [on hold]

I have a RPi2 board and i want to make a device that can take input analog values and push these data to the internet, and also send and receive text messages to and from the RPi2 board with my cell ...
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send packetdata from tshark to wireshark [on hold]

I want to run tshark on a Raspberry Pi after booting or for a defined period of time and save the captured packets into a file. This file should then be accessible from Wireshark on my Windows laptop. ...
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Port forwarding on a tethered RPi

I wondered if I can get some clever ideas here. I have this setup currently working for 4G internet in our home: A Moto E from Cricket Connected by USB to a raspberry pi (tethered) Connected to an ...
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DHCPD not running - Wi-Fi is not working [duplicate]

I'm new to Raspberry 2 and I don't know how to solve this problem. dhcpd not running when hovering on the network icon, and of course, Wi-Fi doesn't work either. ifconfig result: wlan0 Link ...
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Network through USB?

My Macbook is lacking an Ethernet port, but can network through USB. If I set up the Raspberry Pi as an internet router, can it route traffic through USB to my Macbook?
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Pi can't find Wifi Dongle Upon Turning On/ Rebooting/Ifup

I'm having lots of trouble getting my Raspberry Pi wlan*'s to work. I already have several Raspberry Pi 2's that work perfectly with the exact arrangement I'm about to describe, but this one I just ...
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Use Pi as internet gateway

I've got several devices connected to a Sky router (Sky Hub SR101) via Wi-Fi and Ethernet. I have a USB Wi-Fi dongle connected to my Raspberry Pi, and I use it to connect to a 4G smartphone. That ...
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I need it to do a few specific tasks [closed]

Im trying to find out if raspberry pi can access files through a local network on a main computer. get on the Internet through a browser and access things like Facebook, google drive, and a website ...
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Only 2.5 MB/s transfer rate on WiFi

I have a raspberry pi that I use as a router, the configuration is basically as follows : Raspberry Pi Zero with raspbian (latest 4.4 kernel) USB 3.0 HUB with 4 ports connected to the main micro ...
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Adhoc ports unavailable

I have created an adhoc network on wlan0 for my RPi using isc-dhcp-server to assign ips. This seems to work and I can connect from ubuntu and ping my RPi, however i can not SSH or access my remote i2p ...
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Instance of ifplugd created for wlan0 early in boot process

This is another question related to an original that I posted but did not follow protocol and that post was deleted. I have a Pi 2 where an instance of ifplugd for wlan0 appears immediately following ...
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How is ifplugd already running for wlan0 [duplicate]

So I boot up Pi 2 to default run level 2 and the ifplugd daemon is started for wlan0 when the networking script starts in rcS.d. When the boot process continues and finally reaches the ifplugd script ...
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Turn on TV without HDMI-CEC

So I've been beginning to play with my Raspberry Pi, and have decided to make my "dumb" TV into a smart TV. I'm looking into setting the PI up to do this, but one feature I would like to use is to ...
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Direct network access (ethernet) to RaspPi2 from PC Linux

I try to setup an access from my PC Linux (Debian jessie 64 bits) to my new Raspberry-Pi2. (The image is a distro generated by Yocto). My PC-Linux is connected to the internet on wlan0. I had no ...
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captive portal interfaces file

I am following this tutorial to set up a captive portal on my raspberry pi 2 b and im told to setup the /etc/network/interfaces file like this auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet dhcp ...
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How to use proxy auto connect files (.PAC) on openelec or something similar on raspbian?

I have an url for a pac file, normally I am able to set it in chrome/firefox and it'll work, I use it to watch regional protected streams (soccer). I am trying to get it working on pi but because ...
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Why does my pi lose ethernet connection?

I have a raspberry pi 2 model B which runs a browser in fullscreen. The page has a javascript script which refreshes the webpage after 10 minutes. Sometimes after at least 4 hours the pi loses its ...
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Pi2B - Wifi plus ethernet - one or the other not both

Total NOOB to Linux and Pi and have spent the entire day and now well into the night trying to fix a vexxing issue and hope to get some help with this. The Pi is to be used inside a LAN that does not ...
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Uzbl cannot connect to local IP

I've installed uzbl and run it at startup for use as a kiosk. Everything boots up as expected, uzbl launches but cannot connect to the IP address 192.168.2.1. I am able to curl the IP address ...
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ssh: connect to host pi adress port 22: Connection refused

i'm having some trouble when trying to connect to my raspberry b+. i have used buildroot and add dropBear package for SSH . I gave the pi a static adress 10.42.0.5 and it's detected correctly in my ...
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rf24 -> RPi library not working properly?

I download two librarys, riyas-org and maniacbug, which is better or are they the same? It's possible that do to that i have the following error. I want to have a nRF24 receive data from arduino, ...
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How to access Raspberry Pi when it has a private address while using university Internet

I have researched on how to access a Raspberry Pi that has a private address online, and using port forwarding seems to be the answer. But the problem that I have is that I am not using a private home ...
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Resin.io connection error

My Raspberry Pi is loaded up with the OS from Resin.io. The latest push seems to have messed things up, now it wont download latest updates and when i try to open the terminal session or purge data ...
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Ethernet stuck in cycle of “carrier acquired” and “carrier lost”

I'm running the Pi 2B headless and keep having to pull the plug because it's not connecting to the network. Sometimes it connects, sometimes it doesn't. My setup has an Ethernet cable connecting the ...
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Raspberry PI Debian multiple network interfaces WiFi and LAN

I have an PI2 with an USB WiFi adapter, and want to set it up with both wifi and fallback to LAN cable, but can't make it work. Is there something wrong with my setup... When I boot with the LAN ...
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How can you setup wifi without a usb hub on a Pi Zero?

I want to setup wifi on my new Pi Zero, and I do not have a powered USB hub. My keyboard/mouse takes up the only USB port, so I do not have another port to add a wifi dongle. I would prefer not to buy ...
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Raspberry Pi is not found on local network

I could connect Raspberry Pi (10.0.1.39), however, I cannot make it found from my Mac (10.0.1.24). I checked that the Firewall is off (by default) on my Mac. smcho@macho ~> ping 10.0.1.39 PING ...
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Setting Raspberry Pi Zero to access multiple routers

My Pi Zero has a USB WiFi Adapter attached. I want it to automatically connect to my home wifi network using a static IP. When I take it out and about... for walks, or whatever... I want to have it ...
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Access network Samba share from Pi client

I've been using my PC to access the files on RPi, using Samba Server on RPi. But, Is there any way I could open Samba Connections on Pi? Like browsing Windows PC Samba Files on RPi?
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Connecting raspberry pi 2 to pc without internet

I want to be able to run a server (created with python sockets) on a raspberry pi 2 and connect to a client running on pc via wifi without having a connection to a router or to the internet. I've ...
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Can a Raspberry Pi Zero be used as a Wi-FI Access Point?

I just recently bought the Raspberry Pi Zero and a wireless usb adapter w/ antennas (http://amzn.to/1UH8Hd7) and I wanted to know if it could be used as a router. I know that there is no ethernet ...
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Raspberry Pi DHCP server fails after one day

I recently set up a DHCP server on my pi. The problem is, it only works for 24 hours, and then I have to reboot the pi. I'm speculating that it may have something to do with the lease time, but I've ...
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Response timeout for webserver from public IP - Raspbian

I'm at a loss on this one. I am trying to forward traffic to my pi located beneath two routers. My network is structured like this: Public IP 56.xx.xx.xx router 1 (LAN Range ...
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How to check if Edimax EW-7811Un driver has been correctly installed?

I am using an Edimax EW-7811Un wireless adapter on a Raspberry Pi 2B on which I have a minibian installed, a minimal image. I think I've installed the 8192cu.ko driver files correctly, but I'd like to ...
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Using the Raspberry Pi as a web server and plex media server

I have setup a nginx webserver operating on a static IP address in my home. While connected to my network at home I can connect to my website by going to the Pi's IP Address in the browser. However, I ...
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USB Wi-Pi not connecting to WiFi - 4-Way Handshake

I have a USB Wi-Pi stick which is supposed to enable my Pi to connect to WiFi. I have opened up 'WiFi Configuration' and when trying to connect, the status will show '4-Way Handshake' for about 10 ...
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Will this setup be sufficient for a HTPC

I currently have a raspberry Pi 2B with a 64GB Lexar USB 3.0 jumpdrive, it's already pretty fast, but I'm wondering if I can bypass some of the bottlenecks in the system by using te x600 expansion ...
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Multiple OpenVPN clients on Raspberry Pi

I have a cute Raspberry Pi 2 router running Raspbian Jessie. It connects to a VPN using OpenVPN on tun0 and redirects all the wireless (wlan0) traffic into tun0. This is done by using these iptables ...
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Unable to connect to wifi--does nothing

I just purchased a pi 2 through the CanaKit, and I'm having some issues getting the wifi dongle to work. It scans for networks and finds mine, but when I put in the passcode and click "OK," ...
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Visibility in network after internet sharing

I have RPi 2 with NOOBS Jessie (1.5.0). I've connected it to my laptop (Win7) through ethernet cable and done internet sharing from WiFi. Internet on raspberry is working, ssh also working (I cannot ...
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Can ssh internally, but can't externally: port 22: connection refused [closed]

I'm trying to connect to the my Raspberry Pi over SSH. I'm able to do it internally (ssh user@raspberrypi), but when I try to connect externally (over public IP) it says: port 22: Connection ...
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Raspberry Pi Noobs Static address config

I have installed Raspbian using Noobs. I need to set a static ip address. The config files on my Pi bears not relation the articles I can find on the internet. Can anyone point me to a good article ...
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The transfer of files using the afp:// protocol from OSX10.11 to a RPi using its root password

I have a RPi running a server to which I wish to transfer some SSL certificate files to be able to establish a secure connection from a browser. I presently have connected headless to the RPi from an ...
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What software images are there for Raspberry Pi to act as a Wireless MeshNet connected to the internet?

I'm looking to integrate the RPi inside of a router and then have it as a meshnet network node. And since its integrated inside the router, it will always be on and connected to the internet. ...
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Issue connecting to internet after proper wifi configuration

I recently purchased a USB wifi dongle for my raspberry pi 2 B and attempted to connect through the Wifi Networks Panel Item in Raspbain Jessie. After entering the key, nothing happened, so I decided ...