OSX is the operating system used by Macs. This tag is for questions about using Macs in conjunction with the Pi.

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Appletalk access to root

I am using netatalk on my Pi (running Raspbian) to allow access from my Mac. This has been working well for my Home directory, but I have tried to get access to the Pi root without success. I can ...
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Failed to open vchiq instance- RPI on qemu, linux kernel, mac

I'm trying to run Rasberry Pi on Qemu (using a Linux Kernel on Mac osX), and I'm working on getting the example programs running (examples in /opt/vc/src/hello_pi). As of now, only the hello_world ...
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qemu rasbian on OS X

Sorry for bothering folks: I tried a lot of instructions to get a raspbian image running on qemu (2.0.0 via homebrew) on OS X (10.9.3). I downloaded several versions of raspbian but allways he first ...
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Not able to ping Raspberry via Mac

I have just installed successfully (it seems...) Raspbmc on the Raspberry PI but when I try to ping it from the Macbook via Terminal the request times out because "host is down". Both the Macbook and ...
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File sharing between OS X and RPi: Finder won't notice changes

I set up file sharing between the Raspberry Pi and a Mac following this guide. Most things work well: I can access the Pi from OS X's Finder. If new files are added on the Pi, they appear in the ...
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What's the process for developing in Python on my Macbook, to run on my Pi?

I have a Macbook, I have a pi, I have the IP address and have been able to successfully SSH into the Pi from the terminal on the macbook. I also have Textmate. What I'd like is to be able to open ...
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Raspberry Pi and the USB to TTL Serial Cable on Mac

I've logged all my progress here Raspberry Pi and the USB to TTL Serial Cable on Mac (unfinished). screen /dev/cu.PL2303-000013FA 115200 Here's the errors that I'm getting It just hangs with a ...
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SMB Intermittent Time Out on Raspbmc

I am using my Raspberry Pi to stream video and audio content off of my Macbook through an SMB share. The content will stream perfectly when it works but the SMB connection seems to drop at least once ...
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gstreamer tcpclientsink connection refused

Hi I am trying to stream data from linux box (Raspberry Pi) to Macbook pro using gstreamer-1.0. On Raspberry-Pi (Linux) pi@raspberrypi:[~]$ gst-launch-1.0 filesrc location="video.h264" ! ...
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Access netatalk and tightvncserver via ipv6

I have enabled ipv6 on my Pi running Raspbian and can connect from OS X using ssh. I also have netatalk installed, and run tightvncserver on the Pi, but cannot seem to connect via ipv6, although ...
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Clone SD card via SSH over network

*Disclaimer: I can follow directions for Terminal, but I am not a nix user by default. I have a Raspberry Pi that I just had to restore. Before I get anything else installed I would like to create a ...
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Using rsync to backup Pi

I decided to implement a rsync strategy similar to that suggested by @goldilocks http://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/a/5492/8697 BACKGROUND I have a Pi, which is mainly used headless via ssh or VNC. ...
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Speed up samba media performance

I have my RPi media server setup using an external HDD mounted using ntfs-3g (ntfs formatted needs to mount on windows) and Samba to share the drive in the network. Currently, I have 1 client (MacBook ...
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Raspberry pi tightvnc server not working with mac OSX Mavericks

I have a tightvnc server set up on my raspberry pi on port 1 but when I try to connect to it from my mac using the built in screen sharing client i get an error: Connection Failed to:192.168.1.127:1 ...
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iTunes and RaspBMC - Airplay version not supported

Today I installed RaspBMC on my new Raspberry PI and it works just fine! I connected my iTunes to it using AirPlay - worked well too. I turned the Raspberry PI off in the meanwhile, after booting it ...
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Move files from Mac OSX to Raspberry Pi

I am trying to move my sickbeard.db file from my Mac running OS X 10.9 to my Raspberry Pi so that Sickbeard can run on the Pi and not my Mac. I am unable to tell what the username and password to the ...
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How to establish network connection between Mac and Pi using serial cable?

I have managed to establish a connection from my Mac (OS X 10.9) to Raspberry Pi (Raspbian 3.6.11) using a serial USB to TTL cable by following these instructions. I can successfully establish a ...
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MacBook AirPlay doesn't see XBMC as a video output

I have MacBook Pro (Early 2011, so I'm sure it supports AirPlay) and XBMC running on raspbmc. I have enabled AirPlay in XBMC. Streaming audio works like a charm (I can select XBMC as an audio ...
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How to successfully emulate RPI on OSX?

I followed this guide to emulate RPI on OSX via VirtualBox and it works. Now I'd like to simplify things a bit since this solution involves running debian in a virtual machine just to run qemu on top ...
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Can I run Mac OS X on the Raspberry Pi?

If I understand correctly, the Raspberry Pi does not run OS X. Is there a way to get OS X run on the Raspberry Pi? Do other boards like the Raspberry Pi exist that can run OS X?
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Writing .img file to SD Card from a Mac

I want to burn a *.img file of Wheezy OS to my 8GB SD Card from a Mac but can't figure out how. Any help would be appreciated. :)
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Raspbery Pi Emulation in OSX

Is there an emulator for Raspberry Pi that I could use to try to familiarise myself with the environment? And in my case something that will work on OSX.