Questions about home networks, internet, repository issues or anything else regarding networks.

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Save to a network location in Python

I set up a Pi as a file server. So from my pc or other pis I can easily add and remove files. I can do it manually no problem. So, with my other Pi's, I want to save to the network folder, but I can't ...
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Wifi connection - Configuration options for the wpa_supplicant.conf file

In attemting to get wifi configured for Model B, I'm editing the /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conffile in line with this and this. The network to which I'm connecting is asking me to set the ...
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Extend router network using Raspberry Pi 3 as access point

I currently am using this guide to create an access point using the RPI3 to create a new network, but what I would like is to extend the network to which the RPI3 is connected via Ethernet so that it ...
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I have a Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian that connects to the router but not the internet [on hold]

Using the browser, I can go to 192.168.2.1 without a problem but when I go to http://www.google.com, it says "Oops! It was not possible to show this website. Could not connect: Network is unreachable....
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SSH and FTP Issue on Raspberry Pi 3

My Pi 3 is having trouble maintaining SSH or FTP connections. On resetting the Wifi connection (going to the network utility, selecting the same network, and putting in the password again), I'm able ...
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CentOS 7 on Raspberry Pi 3 disabling NetworkManager.service and enabling network.service

I'm working on setting up a raspberry Pi 3 with CentOS 7. In particular this image: http://buildlogs.centos.org/centos/7/isos/armhfp/CentOS-Userland-7-armv7hl-Minimal-1602-RaspberryPi3.img.xz The ...
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Captive Portal for my Website Served off of the Same Device as Access Point is Served

I currently have a Raspberry Pi 3 equipped with a SenseHat running Raspbian. I Have made a website to control the SenseHat by running programs that use the SenseHat. My server is nothing fancy:). I ...
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Windows PC Network “Disconnect” Button Disables Pi's ad-hoc Interface

I have encountered a problem with my network setup. I have three Raspberry Pi 3s running Raspbian, a Windows 7 PC, and a Mac. I have the Raspberry Pis configured to automatically startup an ad-hoc ...
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4g dongle internet connection problem?

I am having problem with establishing internet connection on my RPi(Raspbian) with Huawei USB dongle. I went through many tutorials that I found on internet but I still can't connect on internet via ...
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Wireless to Wired Router

This may sound old but I have to ask this question. I found many tutorials on how to make this work but they are all old or I am doing something wrong. Whatever it is, I am trying it since three days ...
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Can't ping or reach anything outside of home network

Recently I moved home from college and once I got home I decided to setup my raspberry pi. At the house I rented at school I had setup and given the pi its own static IP of 192.168.1.191. Worked ...
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Connecting Windows 10 IoT Core Pi to corporate domain WiFi

I currently have a Raspberry Pi 3 running Win IoT core and I'm attempting to connect it via WiFi to a corporate network. The interface options appear to only accept a psk to join a WiFi network. Is ...
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How to test performance of pi as a wifi access point?

EDIT I run the pi (either a pi 2 with external wifi dongle or pi 3) as servers and WAP for a local server project (no internet connexion involved here). I have noticed that the performance of the pi ...
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Tune pure-ftpd for non-parallel large file transers

I am running a pure-ftpd server on my Raspberry Pi 3, configured with the setup guide from raspberrypi.org (https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/remote-access/ftp.md). I use it to copy media ...
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How do I connect raspberry pi to PC using ethernet for file sharing, while still using wifi for internet access?

I have been trying to set up a raspberry pi so that I can fileshare through samba with a windows PC using an ethernet cable, while still being able to connect to internet using WiFi. Right now I can ...
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I cant get my Raspberry pi B+ to connect to the internet through a static ip

i am on a school network (dorm) with a predefined ip,gateway,dns, and mask. DEFAULT CONFIGURATION i burned rasbian to an sd card. connected the raspberry pi to the wall with an ethernet cable. ...
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Ad Hoc setup in RPi 3

How to configure RPi 3 ad-hoc mode? I can't configure my RPi 3, i have seen tutorials but everything is about RPi 2 and the wireless usb but the RPi 3 has that module integrated, so i can't continue ...
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Network ping Problem

Good Morning, I recently bought the Powerline , so like this i can transfer Internet via the electric cable line from the wireless LAN router to another place where the wifi is not covered . In this ...
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I did the bridging, now check [closed]

apt-get install bridge-utils brctl addbr br0 ip addr show brctl addif br0 eth0 eth1 nano /etc/network/interfaces auto lo br0 iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet manual iface eth1 inet manual ...
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Bridge network connections

I install the Raspbian on my pi. and now I want to perform this : https://wiki.debian.org/BridgeNetworkConnections But I cant seem to install the bridge utils. Once I open the terminal, I type the ...
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Linux DNS Prefix Configuration [migrated]

Introduction I have a Raspberry Pi running Rasbian connected to a Windows Server based network. This is a corporate (education) network that has its own intranet consisting of all connected computing ...
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Script to restart service

I'm having an issue that hopefully someone will be able to help me with. I have a Raspberry Pi 2 running OSMC, and I run my traffic through a VPN using the openvpn service. Every so often my pi loses ...
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My system keeps locking me into safe mode and boots directly to root shell

Help! I keep getting boot error on my RPi and being locked into safe mode only having access to root shell and losing network connectivity! It is the forth time this happens, the first time I have ...
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Sharing the Pi's WiFi connection through the Ethernet port

I have a pi running the latest release of raspbian and it's connected to the Internet using a wireless USB dongle. What I would like to do, is to share the pi's wifi connection so that any computer ...
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Why won't my pi appear on my PC network in file explorer?

I'm trying to set up my raspberry pi as a media server for my home network. I followed the tutorial here: http://www.howtogeek.com/139433/how-to-turn-a-raspberry-pi-into-a-low-power-network-storage-...
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configure wifi on secure server

Upon plugging the sd card into the rpi, msg: configuring network interface... /etc/network/interface:1: misplaced option ifup:coldn't read interfaces file. "etc/network/interfaces failed (in red ...
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Slow nfs tranfere to usb drive

I have bought a new Raspberry Pi 3 and have installed Raspbian which is working fine. Attached and mounted is a new USB drive, with some data. fstab line: /dev/sda1 /media/usb ext3 defaults 0 2 ...
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How to get sure that the Internet connection has been correctly transfered?

I'm currently working on a project of making an highly secured router with my RaspberryPi to navigate anonymously on the net. Yet, I'm not able to correctly transfer the Internet connection to the new ...
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How to reliably change MTU size permanently

Motivated by a previous issue that I had Can not ssh on remote host, I figured out the solution on Super User here, which basically amounts to reducing the MTU size that I have for my ethernet ...
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Raspberry pi connect eth0 and wlan0 simultaniously

I am using a raspberry pi 3 with eth0 connected to a router with no internet and wlan0 connected to a router with internet access. i want both the interfaces up. but right now only eth0 is up. I ...
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Cannot SSH FROM Raspberry Pi to Xubuntu machine

I've just set up Jessie on my RPi 1 Model B. It's connected via LAN cable to my network, it has an internet connection active and I can SSH to it. I'm able to ping both local machines and remote ...
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How do I create a second wireless interface?

I am trying to set up my raspberry pi 3 with two wireless interfaces. The first connecting to my home network. The second would act as a wireless access point which would allow other mobile devices to ...
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Slow TCP throughput with zd1211rw USB WiFi

I'm doing some throughput testing between an RPi "rpi-src" on WiFi and a wired ethernet PC "dest" attached to the WiFi AP. "dest" listens on a TCP port with nc (netcat), streams received data through ...
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I can ping my pi by ip address but not by hostname

I have a Pi3 in my LAN. If I ping it from my Ubuntu machine using its ip address I get an answer. If I do the same using its hostname I get this: Destination Host Unreachable Does anyone know ...
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Is there a way to automatically connect to any wifi network? [closed]

I'm running a webserver on my raspberry pi and would like to bring it to any location and have it scan and connect to any public wifi then email its IP address. Is there a script that does something ...
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Cannot use apt-get, 404 not found on Pi 2, Model B

I am working with a Pi 2, Model B, with wheezy installed. It is connected to the Internet with an Ethernet cord and has a keyboard and Bluetooth dongle plugged into its USB ports, as well as a ...
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Share wireless connection with ethernet device - Raspberry Pi 3 (Raspbian)

I would like to share a internet connection to a computer which is connected to Raspberry Pi 3 via ethernet cable. I am using WIFI connection for my Raspberry. I have already set the IP settings on ...
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Remote restart after -bash: fork: Cannot allocate memory

I am running Raspbian on a Raspberry Pi which is located in a remote location. I use Putty to connect to it via SSH. I can connect fine but when I try to run any command I get the following: -...
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“RNDIS/Ethernet Gadget” Share Internet

(Moving this from apple.stackexchange.com) I've connected my Pi Zero over USB to my OS X laptop and under Preferences -> Network it shows up as RNDIS/Ethernet Gadget, with a self assigned IP. It ...
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Can I connect a laptop and a raspberry pi using a cross over cable?

I found this method for connecting two machines together using a crossover cable. Would I be able to do this using a Raspberry PI running Raspberrian and a Windows or Ubuntu Laptop? Sometimes I like ...
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Configuring isc-dhcp-server.service on Raspbian Jessie

When I reboot my pi the isc-dhcp-server fails to start root@r2d2:/home/pi# systemctl status isc-dhcp-server.service ● isc-dhcp-server.service - LSB: DHCP server Loaded: loaded (/etc/init.d/isc-...
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Creating a static IP address for an highly secured Raspberry router to navigate anonymously

I want to transform my Raspberry Pi as an highly secured router to navigate anonymously wherever I would be thanks to Onion Pi. (Actually I'm doing some tutorials in order to have a better ...
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rtl871xdrv driver does not work for pi3

I am trying to set up the wifi hotspot for pi3 using this method( https://learn.adafruit.com/setting-up-a-raspberry-pi-as-a-wifi-access-point/overview ).But this method is not supporting rtl871xdrv ...
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Make a Raspbian repo clone from windows

I would like to have a local Raspbian repo cloned from the official repository. This repo would be hosted on a PC running Windows and would be used by a Raspberry PI that doesn't have an internet ...
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Connecting RaspberryPi to the network the static way

I want to set up the networks on my raspberry, I tried to do it the static way: I opened a terminal on the pi, wrote: That is to say, I wrote static instead of what was written before (which was ...
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How do I program a Raspberry Pi obtain information from PLC's registers using Modbus TCP/ICP?

I am trying to extract data from programmable logic controller's registers using Raspberry PI module and then display it on screen. I have installed pymodbus package on my Rpi. I am quite unsure how ...
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GUI on Raspberry Pi cluster

I was thinking of building a small cluster (due to the small price) but i want to know if i can get a gui (like xfce or lxde) to run o the master/ host or whatever.
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Static IP for eth0 not working

There are a lot of these posts around here but none of them actually solved my problem. I tried to set up my Pi B to use a static IP in my home network. Here are the things I did so far: Changed /...
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How to setup a Pi for a static Ethernet IP address and a DHCP WiFi address, while using both simultaneously

I was attempting to follow this answer, and configured my dhcpcd file for a static Ethernet IP address, which works, and I can connect to it over SSH - but I would like to simultaneously have the wifi ...