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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add user, and set user privileges, setting file permissions block certain commands?

I am wanting to make restricted user for a friend on my raspberry pi, I know how to add a user, but I never looked at adding restrictions to that user.. I tried googling but it seems its not a common ...
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How to get remaining Memory in SD Card?

I have 16GB Sd card where I installed Rasbian using Win32 Disk Imager. After burning the image in windows OS it shows only around 40+ MB of free Space, Since Rasbian is image is around 2 GB where is ...
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How does Raspbian depend on Python2.x?

I've written a Python3.x code on a PC (win 7) in order to read out temperature data from an external measurement unit (using basically pyserial & Matplotlib). I want to port this program on a ...
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Using 'Network Manager' for Wireless & VPN Management

I am new to RP & have been searching for 24 hours for this. I have a 'ThePiHut' USB wifi dongle. It seemed to install its own drivers when I plugged it in and I used the wpa_gui to successfully ...
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EOF error when running pifacedigital-scratch-handler

I get this weird error when I am trying to run as per the instructions on this repo https://github.com/piface/pifacedigital-scratch-handler/blob/master/README.md pi@raspberrypi ~ $ ...
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No Screens Found Error

I am trying to get my AOC e1649Fwu USB monitor to work on my Raspberry Pi. I was following this tutorial, and got through all of the steps except building raspberry kernel image. It was discussed ...
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I get WiFi timouts with the rt2800usb driver

I use the rt2800usb driver (with a RT5370 USB dongle) and configurated my Raspberry Pi as a WiFi hotspot with hostapd. The problem is, that I get periodically timeouts (see example). This wouldn't be ...
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Raspbian/Heartbleed

Folks, I have been using Raspbian's native SFTP capabilities over the internet to access my files remotely. Just wondering if hearbleed has any bearing on SFTP. If it is affected then I'd like to ...
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How to enable server-status on apache2?

I'm running a LAMP stack on Raspbian and I'd like to see the apache server-status page. I've checked that mod-status is enabled and I've added a directive in apache2.conf to allow anyone to see the ...
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CGMiner - Icarus Detect Failed

This question is about bitcoin mining with cgminer. I have been running raspberry PI with 4 ASICMINER Block Erupter connected to Pi Hub for 5 days with no problems. Yesterday I checked the modules ...
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Raspberry Pi CSI camera (RaspiCam) stops working after several actions

I am working on a project using the Raspberry Pi model B and the Raspberry Pi CSI camera module (RaspiCam). I'm using the libraries OpenCV and dynamixel. Image tracking and the dynamixel action ...
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Unable to access samba file share

Aim Trying to access Samba share from my RPi to all other machines within my LAN. If it's any help, my Samba version is 3.6.6. Problem The RPi is not showing up anywhere within the "Network" area ...
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cmd response 0x900, card status 0xb00

I had to force shutdown the system as the system was getting hang. When i tried restarting it it showed cmd response 0x900, card status 0xb00 error. What is the possible solution? This was my first ...
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Cron running 2hrs early

I checked the time on my pi to make sure it's right by running date and I believe I set my cron job correctly, I wish for it to run at 9am and 9pm, but they're running instead at 7am and 7pm. Here's ...
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XBMC: Connecting to a SMB shared file with MAC address

I've got a SMB shared folder on my Windows notebook and I connect to it via IP address in RaspBMC, I had the IP static until I realised that if I went out of the network I had to set it back to ...
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How do I update OpenSSL on Raspbian

It seems like Raspbian has not been updated yet to deal with the Heartbleed bug. sudo apt-get update then sudo apt-get upgrade doesn't update anything (this is a system which was freshly updated ...
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datagram packets loss

I am using my raspberry-pi (model B), running raspbiand, in order to monitor a system dumping periodic datagram packets. However, I'm noticing a significant amount of dropped (ot not received data to ...
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How do I put UNIX on the Pi?

I am Kris Kay. I am a student at a local technical school and next year they will be introducing the Pi as a tool to use with UNIX. My task is to install and run UNIX on the device. What is the best ...
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Raspbian crashing after servo.stop_servo()

I have a servo connected to my RPi and I try PWM.Servo's capabilities. The program below does what it should - but after execution it crashes system (it doesn't respond to any input, no animations, ...
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I2C stops working if a DiBcom DVB USB adapter is plugged

I can't help to get my I2C device (an Adafruit Pi Plate I just bought and built) to work in my Raspbian machine. Although the command sudo modprobe i2c-bcm2708 showed no errors, something strange ...
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building Raspberry PI apps from Windows

I want to build a C++ program for face detection using visual studio and opencv. I already installed the visual studio 2013 express edition and the opencv 2.4.8 on my windows 8 computer and linked the ...
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Toggle beween my rasperry pi and my tv [on hold]

I have my HDMI cable from my Raspberry Pi to video1 of my receiver and my other HDMI cable in the satellite HDMI slot. I would like to toggle between the two so I can watch tv and buffer something ...
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pi4j cant seem to get value for serial

im working gps and pi4j im working with gps from adafuith and USB to TTL cable. but when i try to open serial it seem to give me a error. i can see the gps when i type in ls /dev | grep USB the ...
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How to send multiple sensor data from arduino to the raspberry pi, and from there to google docs

I want to build a arduino- based weather station, now I want to know how I can send sensor data from the arduino uno to the raspberry pi and from there to a spreadsheet in gdocs. My problem is, that I ...
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How to install usb wifi on rpi

I have been trying to install this antenna on the pi but when I failed, I tried modifying the /etc/network/interfaces file via sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces to iface wlan0 inet dhcp wpa-ssid ...
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Just noticed device “binfmt_misc” listed in /bin/mount output, what is this?

On my Raspbian based Pi I just noticed the device binfmt_misc listed in the output of the mount command: binfmt_misc on /proc/sys/fs/binfmt_misc type binfmt_misc (rw,nosuid,nodev,noexec,relatime) ...
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Raspberry Pi cannot soft reboot

I have seen many questions regarding rebooting issues when shuting down the Pi. I have a Pi with Raspbmc installed and just happen to have the opposite problem: any reboot command (whether through ...
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samba net command on Debian Wheezy

Which package for Debian Wheezy holds the 'net' command? I am running Raspbian 7 (Debian Wheezy) with samba-common and samba packages installed. But can not locate net.
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What's the version of OMXPlayer in the old Raspbian image from 2013-09-25?

Does anyone know the version of OMXPlayer residing in the old Raspbian image dated from 2013-09-25? After a week of uptime, my Raspberry Pi is crashing under a huge load average and this did not ...
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Force output to different display (PiTFT)

I recently install the PiTFT on my Pi. Works great for X and I am able to have it work as a boot console. My question is how to I force an application that runs from the terminal e.g. mame, mame4all ...
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Output terminal to HDMI?

I was wondering if there was any way to, via SSH, have the terminal "copied" to my HDMI output. Or at least be able to redirect the output of specific terminal-only programs to HDMI.
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Raspberry Pi Screensaver As Signage

I have an idea and I'm working on it right now. I just wanted to see what the community's thought was on using a screensaver as digital signage. Every tutorial I've read shows someone using chromium ...
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Image Processing

I implemented face recognition algorithm in raspberry pi(python 2.7 is was used), i have many sets of faces, if the captured face is one in database then the face is detected(i am using eigen faces ...
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How to eject USB device on raspberry pi (not just unmount)

Is there a way to actually send an eject to a usb device in raspbian? As in: Sudo udisks --eject /dev/sda In other Debian systems, this works fine. But on the pi there seems to be complications. ...
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Need help to get NzbDrone to autostart

I installed NzbDrone on my Raspberry Pi, running Raspbian, using this tutorial. I want to make sure it starts when I boot up my Raspberry Pi so I followed these instructions (Method 1) I edited the ...
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How do I detect if a usb input device is plugged in?

I am using xboxdrv for my MAME controls, however I also want to use my arcade controls via the GPIO also. To do this, on boot up if a xbox controller is detected, I want to load the xboxdrv program, ...
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Pause OMXplayer after set time

I am trying to play a video with omxplayer and have it pause after 10 seconds. To load the video I am using a shell script that runs the command. I would also like the user to be able to resume the ...
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eth0 and wlan0 bonding (mode 0 and 1)

I'm trying to get a bond between the onboard eth0 and an edimax EW-7811Un working on raspbian. So far I installed ifenslave-2.6 and tried like a million different configurations. The best achievement ...
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Where does raspistill save the thumbnails?

I am trying to create a timelapse with raspistill. What I would need is to have a thumbnail image as well. Reading the documentation I've found that you can use the --thumb flag to specify thumbnail ...
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cross compile qt 5.2

I'm following this tutorial to cross compile qt 5.2. But I'm getting this error: You have already accepted the terms of the license. ...
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How to connect a devices with the raspberry pi [closed]

This time I need to know how to connect a device by the usb port to the raspberry pi. When I connect the device in the RPi and write lsusb, It shows me ID 0403:6001 Future Technology Devices ...
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Seting up 4g usb dongle

I have got an AirStream TM 1100 WiMAX USB Adapter. It works without any drivers on ubuntu but wont work on raspberry pi. The website doesnot provide any drivers for the device. Could anybody help me ...
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BFGminer can't find my NanoFury on Raspberry Pi - USB Issue?

I've posted here http://bitcoin.stackexchange.com/questions/23944/bfgminer-cant-find-my-nanofury-on-raspberry-pi But since this is a Raspberry Pi maybe someone might be able to help out Related: ...
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Trying to get wifi working on brand new Raspbian installation

I just installed Raspbian Wheezy (2014-01-07-wheezy-raspbian.img) on my Raspberry Pi, connected it to my AirPort with an ethernet cable and booted it with this wifi dongle (Sitecom N300) inserted: ...
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Chromecast to Raspberry Pi!

I got a Chromecast to replace Dreamplex(not managed by Plex community) on my Satbox which crashes from time to time. I also tried RaspBMC and RasPlex on the Pi both of which I found a bit slow to ...
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How to get started with OpenCv on Raspberry-Pi

I have just installed the OpenCV (2.4.8) on my Raspberry-pi working on raspbian using these steps from this blog entry. I can find the cmake in the applications but not the opencv what is the next ...
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Deluge crashes after start

I have RPi with Deluge setup to remote access .. When I run deluged with -d and -Ldebug I get after while error - core:161 Failed to save lt state: 'session' object has no attribute 'state' .. Do you ...
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reopen program when it is crashed

Deluge torrent client crashes randomly. And i could not find the core reason. So are there any script that reopen a program when it is crashed. Or it can check is it working and if not runs that ...
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lirc IR sender problem with some remotes, reading works

i am working on capturing all my remotes with lirc and using a raspberry pi with a webserver controlling an IR LED instead . So far everything works well with some devices. my setup: i followed the ...
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Installing applications for multiple users

Apologies for what appears to be (and no doubt is) a very simple question. I have a Pi and want to set up three accounts - one for each of my kids. This I have done. I now want to install some ...