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

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R-Pi network doesnt work unless hdmi plugged in

Ive tried searching several times and always get "How-to's" on setting up headless. That is not what i need. My problem is that the NIC on my R-Pi B seems to stop when HDMI is not plugged in. As soon ...
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Get external IP via Email - Suggestions for Improvements [migrated]

I wrote a script for my Raspberry Pi that keeps checking my external IP. If it changes, the Raspberry Pi will send me the new IP via email. Any suggestions for improvements? #!/usr/bin/python3 ...
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Adding hfsplus file system to fstab

I have a external drive that is formatted in HFSX. And I have installed the hfsplus etc using sudo apt-get install hfsplus hfsutils hfsprogs After this I have retrieved the UUID for the disk using ...
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Raspberry pi always stops responding to SSH after some hours powered

I've had this problem with all my raspberry pi's: they simply stop responding to SSH, VNC and other things, after some time. When this happens, I go to my router configuraton page and I can see the ...
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No input after ssh login

When I login the first time after a reboot per ssh into my pi2, I can type into the terminal. But after some logins as you can see in the image below, I can't type into the terminal. What can cause ...
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Memory sharing for multiple PI logins

When I login to PI (SSH via Putty)from multiple machines using same account (PI/Raspberry) will memory be shared among the different login's ? I assume some memory overhead will be required to ...
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second ethernet on raspberry pi

I have raspberry pi b+. and I also have usb to LAN ethernet cable. When I connect to the different PC then it shows eth1 port on raspberry pi. but how should I share the data from raspberry pi to ...
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Unable to access BtSync process website running on RaspBerry Pi Model B+

I currently have a Raspberry Pi Model B+ with Raspbian OS installed. Recently, I have tried to install BitTorrent Sync on my raspberry pi and after following this tutorial, I managed to get ...
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GParted end Kernel panic

I have copied my 8GB NOOBS SD card with Win32DiskImager to a 16GB SD, but the Pi can only access less than a GB afterwards. Then I downloaded GParted-live-0.20.0-2-i486. When I insert the Boot CD and ...
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Problem with apt-get and locales [on hold]

First of all, I'm running Raspbian, any extra needed info, I will post it here, just ask for it. EDIT: Output of locales -a: C C.UTF-8 en_GB.utf8 POSIX I configured en_GB.utf8, about the others, ...
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How to debug without “Program received signal SIGILL” using the 3.18 kernel (3.12 works)?

I tried to debug a program with gdb in Raspbian, but all I get is: Program received signal SIGILL, Illegal instruction. 0xb6fe8acc in ?? () from /lib/ld-linux-armhf.so.3 It doesn't help to set the ...
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Which version of java to install on PI?

I've installed latest version of Raspbian onto PI1 Model B+. My understanding is that recent versions of Raspbian come pre-bundled with java hard float version as appears to be mentioned here ...
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What software do I need for Raspberry PI 2?

I'm awaiting delivery of RaspBerry PI2 and have created an SD card with Noobs by extracting : Version:1.4.0 Release date:2015-02-18 from http://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/ So top level SD card ...
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Octoprint using Raspberry Pi [on hold]

I m new to raspberry pi and python. im doing a project to use octoprint on raspberry pi. but it is seen that the octopi pi server wont work unless conected to internet. Can we host this on local host. ...
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Using 2 wifi adapters on raspberry pi b+

I really got stuck in working on raspberry pi's. I'm working on a project where I'm collecting mac addresses and wifi signals by listening kismet outputs, however I have a problem. I'm using two usb ...
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RPi A+ and Pi noIR: How to update just the camera driver NOT OS

I have a SD card, with Raspbian and lots of programs installed on it. I want to run it on model A+ and use the pi noIR camera module. The problem is that the OS firmware version is quite old. I know ...
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Alternative to ffplay for Raw Video Playback without X Windows [closed]

I am successfully capturing frames from a small USB IR camera on the pi. I am using the 'libseek' code to do this: https://github.com/zougloub/libseek I can see alot of garbage being printed on the ...
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configure timezone and DST settings

I'd like my raspbian to switch to european summertime (timezone Berlin) automatically. I've already configured the timezone to Europe/Berlin with dpkg-reconfigure tzdata and the current settings are ...
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Multiple partitions on Raspberry Pi memory card

I have just purchased a Raspberry Pi B+ and a 32 GB memory card. The documentation says I have to copy the image to the card, e.g., if my card device is /dev/sdf1, I have to copy the image to ...
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I2C not working as expected

I'm running a Pi B+ rev 1.2 and recently acquired 2 I2C modules: DS-RGBW.S LED lighting Microstack accelerometer: When connecting the LED module, address 70 appears to be occupied as planned. I ...
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Can anyone suggest a best usb blutooth dongle for raspberry pi B [closed]

I need to connect a usb bluetooth to my raspberry pi model b,pls give me a suggestion for using "Enter-model: E-UBTV". Thanks in advance....:)
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Why Raspberry Pi camera “no device found” in Cheese or IceWeasel?

I am testing the new Raspberry Pi 2 with its camera board. I have setup my Pi2 with Raspbian. I have connected the camera on the CSI port, enabled the camera module from raspi-config sudo apt-get ...
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Nginx passing calls to Python Socket [closed]

Have installed Nginx on Raspberry Pi 2 and its working. Also have added a default HTML page with a text box, and I can access the page over the local Network. So is there a way to pass the text in ...
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Network interface doesnt update

Why do I cant update my gateway ip? I have rebooted many times and nothing... I have this configuration /etc/network/interfaces # The loopback network interface auto lo eth0 iface lo inet loopback ...
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Mounting NFS Share: Special Device Does Not Exist

I'm trying to mount a NFS share on my NAS and hitting a few troubles. I can mount the NAS myself via the mount command but I can't get my /etc/fstab right. Some help would be appreciated! So my first ...
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Is raspberry pi 2 model B a good candidate as a “Download Box” or NAS

I am planning to buy Raspberry pi 2 Model B. Predominantly for two purposes, Download Box (for Torrents, ftp / http downloads) Web Server (For replying some requests to Local Client computers ) and ...
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Setting up wifi on network with no passkey

I have a rasPi-2B, and when I successfully set up the wpa_supplicant.conf file when I was at my house at my college. But, now that I am home for for spring break, I can't get the wifi to work in the ...
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Access point redirect [migrated]

I've got a Raspberry Pi and I want to create Wi-Fi hotspot, but I need it to do this: when a user visits a specific site (any page or subdomain: .google.com/ ) for the first time, he should be ...
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Which web-browser in Raspbian works best with GitHub?

Is there a web-browser for Raspbian that works with the GUI at https://github.com/? One should be able to create a repository with a license and create and edit files using the web GUI. I've tested ...
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RPI 2 vs RPI B SD compatibility issue

I've been using a Raspbian image with some preinstalled software for digital signage on a RPI B+ and RPI 2 so far. I've been using a common 16Gb SD card, and decided to move to 2Gb industrial grade ...
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How to prevent network configuration from blocking boot - modifying ifup

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 here that's running the latest Minibian image, plus a few needed items - vsftpd, wpasupplicant, firmware for the Edimax Wi-Fi Adapter, mono-runtime, and a few others. However, ...
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Raspberry Pi TFT Calibration X Axis

I have finally completed installing my WaveShare 3.2 and it seems to work well. I am trying to calibrate the touch driver but am unsuccessful. The y-axis is in sync with the touch and moves up and ...
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I would like to control display with fbtft [closed]

as you see title , I would like to control display with fbtft modules my board is bcm2708( odroidw ) and display module is ili9340( 240*320 SPI interface) what I want to do is to swap upper half and ...
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Raspbian Jessie - How do I properly setup A2DP with Bluez5 and PulseAudio

just purchased my first Raspi. I've installed Raspbian Jessie mainly for Bluez5, since I'm interested in the AVRCP features of Bluez5. I'm struggling with getting audio to pump out over bluetooth. I ...
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Struggling with installation of Raspbian on sd card from a Windows 8 Machine

I am a first timer asking question here, and also a new Raspberry PI user (well, potential user). So, I bought a new raspberry PI 2 with 16 GB SD Card yesterday. The SD card was without Noobs, so I ...
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Try to make a vpn tunnel between pi2 raspbian and AWS EC2 [migrated]

I want to make a VPN connect between my raspberrypi 3.18.7-v7+ in my home, which is behind a wireless router, to the AWS ubuntu server. 1 2 vpn connection 3 4 Pi2 ...
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Is it possible to control the pi onboard light programmatically? [duplicate]

I'd like to have some feedback on the pi hardware, without having to use a screen or monitor. Is it possible to trigger through code? I know that resin.io can flash the light from their software. ...
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How do I update xrdp? [duplicate]

I tried apt-get install xrdp. Install version is 0.5.0 now. How do I update 0.6.0 or higher? I want to use "clipboard share".
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Redirect script output to /dev/tty1 and also capture output to file

I want to display text output on the console that is always displayed on a small screen ( Adafruit 2.8 Inch TFT ) on my Raspberry Pi. The following code works for showing that text output: cd ...
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Problem with mpd client(gmpc for windows) in my raspberry pi

1.sudo apt-get update 2.sudo apt-get upgrade 3.sudo apt-get install mpd 4.sudo service mpd stop 5.sudo nano /etc/mpd.conf 6.music_directory "/media/wd/muzyka" 7.playlist_directory ...
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Run two python script automatically on Headless raspberry pi project

I'm doing a project where raspberry pi runs headless. I have written two python programs, one for swiching off the raspberry pi via gpio push button and the other is a opencv-python program. I need to ...
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Using Wi-Fi Adapter reboots Pi

I'm using an Edimax EW-7811Un in my Raspberry Pi 2 under Raspbian. Version is Linux stickpi 3.18.7-v7+ #755 SMP PREEMPT Thu Feb 12 17:20:48 GMT 2015 armv7l (or at least that's the closest I can ...
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SPI problem when install CAN controller driver

I updated my raspi to 3.18.7+ last days and i also need new driver for my modules. I was waiting for PICAN board driver for pi and yesterday i uploaded it. Before uploaded; ls -al /dev/spi* ...
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Underclock raspberry pi without rebooting

I want to reduce the frequency of operation of my raspberry pi without rebooting. Is there a way to do it ?? I know I can change the frequency by changing the config.txt but it requires a reboot.
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Need The Save Location Of Mitmproxy on Wheezy

I'm trying to find the location of ".mitmproxy" on Raspberry Pi Wheezy. Everything I find on Google says it should be ~/.mitmproxy, which it isn't. I've run "pip install --upgrade mitmproxy" and have ...
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What's the smallest amount of memory that can be allocated to GPU?

According to http://elinux.org/RPiconfig#Memory , the minimum that can be specified in /boot/config.txt is 16MB. Is there a way to shut off video completely and allocate nothing? I'm asking about ...
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Ralink Wlan driver and connecting to network not working

I have problem with connection to network with Mediatek Ralink dongle. dmesg: [ 9362.500042] usb 1-1.2: new high-speed USB device number 9 using dwc_otg [ 9362.611215] usb 1-1.2: New USB device ...
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How to get a read-only Raspbian not to corrupt SD on power-loss

I need your help on this : How can I protect my read-only Raspian Raspberry pi not to corrupt SD card sectors ? Why does it ever happen and so frequently in my case ? (I did probably did something ...
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rc.local only runs manually, not on boot

I'm trying to get my Raspberry Pi 2 to automatically email its IP address when it boots. I included my entire /etc/rc.local file below for reference. When I manually run the file, I get an email with ...
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Installing an ISO from USB

So I recently got my Raspberry Pi 2 Model B, and decided I wanted to use it to practice hacking and other internet security things. Anyway, my teacher recommended that I first started by playing ...