Raspbian is a Linux operating system designed for the Raspberry Pi and based on Debian for ARM processors. A stable release version (Jessie) is available, and the Raspberry Pi Foundation is now recommending Raspbian (over Debian) as the standard distribution for the Raspberry Pi.

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Sound swoosh noise raspbian

I have a pi 3 B for few days. My sound get out of two pc boxes (So not hdmi, it is analog) I installed raspbian (jesse), and kodi on it. If i start Kodi from raspbian the sound is good, but if i play ...
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setting File Properties does not work

I recently got my first RasPi and once I've set it up I attached an external Harddrive to download files onto. When I checked the Permissions in File Properties I noticed that it was set to: ...
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Can I use Raspbian SD card on a notebook PC?

I know Raspbian is for RaspberryPi. I have a notebook without HDD inside, but has SD card reader. I'm familiar with Debian, so my choice goes down to "Raspbian" or "Tails". However, Tails has "phoning ...
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Raspberry Pi and ADA Compiler (gnat on Raspbian) - GPIO

I am looking for programming examples written in ADA (gnat) to access GPIO. I just started using a RPi3 with Raspbian, works fine. Then installed the gnat compiler and my first programs (simple tests ...
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YouTube video chopping while playing on my Pi 3 browser

Which is the best browser to be used for playing YouTube videos on the Pi3. I currently use the Epiphany Web Browser which was provided by the Jessie OS on installation but i find that my videos are ...
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Raspberry Pi Zero bluetooth keyboard not acting properly

I have updated over network the Raspbian most widely used OS on my Pi Zero. Attached a Bluetooth dongle, same as in some tutorials, halfcircle barely wider than USB port. The dongle works OK as ...
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Offline STT : Pocketsphinx + Jessie , Error opening audio device default for capture: No such file or directory

I am currently using the latest OS for Pi "RASPBIAN JESSIE" , I have been spending alot of time getting to run offline STT with Pocketsphinx but of no use. https://wolfpaulus.com/journal/embedded/...
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Raspberry Pi stuck after boot

I am using Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. I had been using it with no problem during my vacation and I made an obstacle avoiding robot with it. After that, as my school started, I couldn't use it often. When ...
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Issue with owncloud and apache

I installed apache and No-IP DUC on my Raspberry Pi. Then, I could reach my simple html web page over the internet or on local network(using static IP of raspberry PI). Then I installed owncloud and ...
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pulseaudio not autostarting on pi 3.

Pi 3 running on a unmodified updated raspbian jessie. Problem: The pulseaudio server does not run OR not properly run at startup. With defaults, where nothing was modified: ps aux | grep pulse pi ...
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Change raspberry pi 2 password and Root password on multiple Pi's at once

I currently have 52 Pi's that were installed in a rush for a project. I monitor them remotely using a combination of RDCman and filezilla. I need to change username and(or at least) password for the ...
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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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Raspberry change time zone command?

How do i change timezone with a command line ? My new Pi3 boots directly into Rasplex right now. But the timezone and date is wrong , i tried correcting that with usual linux/ debian commands with SSH ...
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Upnp/dlna Raspberry Pi song info

I have followed this guide to set up an UPnP media renderer on my raspberry pi. http://blog.scphillips.com/posts/2014/05/playing-music-on-a-raspberry-pi-using-upnp-and-dlna-v3/ It works as it should, ...
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Stuck in Recovery login after building and loading the Linux kernel

This is the first time am working on Raspberry Pi boards, and I have ordered and received a new Raspberry Pi 3 board, I have installed the default Raspbian OS. Now I wanted to update kernel and I ...
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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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How do I remove 'Python Games' from Raspbian?

When you download Raspbian, there are 'Python Games' installed. Is there an easy/clean way of removing this from the system including the Menu? I preferably want to get rid of whatever 'Minecraft Pi' ...
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RFSniffer only responds to some KAKU devices

I have connected a 433Mhz sender and receiver to my RPi. I use https://github.com/ninjablocks/433Utils to send (codesend) and receive (RFSniffer) data. I know they are both working, because ...
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Starting Tor at boot fails: Unknown option 'Kog'

I'm attempting to build a raspberry pi tor router with a Raspberry Pi 2 model B using an 8GB SD card. Tor wont start for some reason, the error code below is what keeps popping up, but sadly I've ...
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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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My raspberry goes to black screen after a while

Well, i bought a raspberry pi 3 model B, when i turn on the raspberry it is all working fine, then after 1/2 minutes, the screen starts glitching, the image starts glitching in waves, like the ...
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RaspberryPi image size issues

So I have created an image of my RaspberryPi setup(using Win32DiskImager). I am using 32gb sd cards and when I go to write the image to other cards it doesn't fit. I've seen lots of others have this ...
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How to know when the pi finished shutting down

I wrote a python program that boots with pi, do it's job, and shutdown pi when finished working. It works fine, and when I'm connecting an lcd to the pi, I can know whether the pi finished shutting ...
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GUI Programming for Raspberry Pi [on hold]

I have recently purchased a RPi 3 and I want to create a GUI application to control GPIOs using a touchscreen and also set parameters for timers. I am new to both Pi and Python. I have come across a ...
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Arecord not working with USB Microphone anymore

Before I start, I'd like to tell you that I've used arecord in the past with the Raspberry Pi 2 using the same USB Microphone and it has worked just fine. For some reason, it doesn't seem to work ...
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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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parse error in /etc/sudoers.d

Somehow I got the readme that is in/etc/sudoers.d without any permission other than read, so I can't sudo anything. I tried to change the permission with chmod o+rw readme but that didn't work. Is ...
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Rasp-Pi Make Smartphone Apps [closed]

Noob here, I was wondering if it is possible to make smartphone apps on the Raspberry Pi 3? And if so, where may I start? i.e. ~ Windows (possible to use Rasp Pi version of Visual Studios?) ~ Apple ...
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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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How to reserve wlan0 for embeded Wifi on Rasberry Pi 3?

When I don't have any USB dongles connected to the Raspberry Pi, wlan0 is assigned to the embedded WiFi adapter. However, when I have USB WiFi dongle connected, the dongle gets assigned wlan0 and the ...
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Why is DS1302 chip time be offset by 4 hours even though the system time is accurate for the Time Zone?

Finally, I am able to write to and read from DS1302 chip through Raspberry PI 2 Model B, but now I noticed that time is not accurate for my timezone. In fact, it is offset by 4 hours in 24 hour format....
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How to shrink down Debian to fit onto 1GB SLC-SD-Card?

I am using a Raspberry Pi in an industrial area as a data-logger and had to deal with SD-Card wear so that I decided to use SLC-SD-Cards with higher quality. To keep costs for those card types low, ...
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Raspbian VPN SoftEther - I can't access PI directly from VPN connected device [closed]

I have installed and run vpn server (SoftEther) on my Raspberry Pi 3 and it works fine except the fact that my PI works not only as VPN SERVER but offers other services (SAMBA, FTP, APACHE, MYSQL) ...
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My Bluetooth speaker pairs with raspberry but when i connect it says Connection failed: No such file or directory

My Bluetooth speaker pairs with raspberry but when i connect it says Connection failed: No such file or directory Please let me know if there are any links which I can refer in order to resolve this ...
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Install Packages on Raspberry Pi2 without wifi

I have a Rpi2 and it is not connected to wifi and I cant connect it to Ethernet. I have a Windows 10 pc and want to install packages offline on my rpi2. Is this possible?
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Display disappears when I connect external HDD

I am completely new to raspberry pi.I have a raspberry pi2 and have loaded the raspbian linux that came with it. Now i want to use my old sata hdd for which i have bought a 3.5 inch casing(which works ...
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Calibrate the screen for shell sessions

While I certainly want my ssh access to work, for now I'm put back to accessing the shell directly using the wireless keyboard. Unfortunately, the edges are cut: I don't see the first and last two ...
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Chromium not taking whole screen

Some context: We'll be using RPi's as workstations to prepare product orders. The worker only needs a webapp for this and thus a single browser window So in order to maximize performance, I took a ...
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Touchscreen + HDMI touch input

I have the official RPi 7" touchscreen hooked up along side a TV via HDMI. I've set the HDMI port to be my default using display_default_lcd=0 in /boot/config.txt. I've been using a post on the ...
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Frequent filesystem corruption (compute module, Raspbian)

We have produced a few hundred devices based on the compute module, running Raspbian wheezy. We are seeing random filesystem corruption relatively often. We've seen it on at least 10 devices out of ...
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Raspbian Kernel and initramfs

I'm trying to switch my Raspberry Pi 2 to the raspbian kernel rather than the one from raspberry pi foundation (found in raspberrypi-bootloader package). I installed the linux-image-rpi2-rpfv package,...
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Automatic Cycling Of Virtual Desktops

Is there a way to automate cycling thought the virtual desktops as a specific interval? I have Raspbian currently installed but am not against the possibility of using another OS if required I ...
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Is there a way to improve the performance of my Raspberry Pi B+ model

When I was looking at improving performance of my raspnerry Pi I found a comment "you dont have to have a swap , and if your doing heavy stuff which needs swap you can always add a HD via the USB -" ...
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Is it safe to purge nodejs when replacing “/usr/bin/nodejs” with “/usr/local/bin/node”?

System - Raspbian (Jessie): sudo apt-get install npm sudo npm install -g n sudo n stable Now I have two instances of node. /usr/bin/node -v returns v0.10.29 /usr/local/bin/node -v returns v6.2.1 ...
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Where exactly are these GPIO pins located on Raspberry PI 2 Model B?

I am having hard time understanding the Raspberry PI 2 Model B's PINOUT. I have RTC Module I want to use with my PI, but no matter what I do there seems to be NO response at all from RTC. I even ...
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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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Kernel version on Raspberry Pi-2

Is there hardware limitation for installing kernel on Rpi-2. I want to install 3.10.y on raspberry Pi-2 but either black screen or splash screen is there and I am unable to resolve the issue. Is there ...
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I have installed Raspbian Lite which packages do I download?

Whenever I try to use raspbian the image breaks but when I use the lite version it's perfect now please tell me which packages should I install to get a full fledged raspbian desktop