The use of the Pi as a a computer or computer program that manages access to a centralized resource or service in a network. This topic can cover software, hardware, feasibility, and security.

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Running Ghost on Raspberry PI getting error

I am new to this stackexchange so sorry if my question should be wrong here and belongs to another stackexchange. Also I am a raspberry pi newbie with just basic skills of using the console. I have ...
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External IP not accessible

i recently bought a raspberry pi and followed this guide for creating a server. The Server is only accessible localy using my external ip address of my router (84.112.XXX.XX) or the local address of ...
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SSH/SOCKS/HTTP Proxy

I use Google Chrome Portable regularly on a computer where I have no administrator rights or access to network settings. I want to use my Raspberry Pi as a proxy from my house so I can use my internet ...
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If I were to set my RPI up as a webserver, what security issues to my home network should I be aware of?

I am going to try and set up Ghostpi, but opening my Pi up to the web could be hazardous. What should I do to secure my Pi and protect my home network?
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Having a Cook server send signals to Pi [closed]

My idea is to have a Pi running and controlling some LED lights. I have a Python script that controls the LED lights. How does another computer (Windows based) send a signal to the Pi to switch the ...
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Is the RPi enough to host a web application with pictures and videos?

I just got a RPi as a gift and I was thinking of hosting a personal website with pictures/videos. I want to use my internet connection at home to allow access to my website creating a personal server. ...
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“Home Server” + XBMC

I would like to setup a RaspberryPi "Home Server" + XBMC. I would install services such as SSH Server, VPN Server (openvpn or ppp), DLNA Server (miniDLNA), SAMBA Server and Transmission-daemon, all of ...
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RaspberryPi & Zabbix server

I was wondering, is it possible to run Zabbix Server on Raspberry Pi @Raspbian? I want to deploy a small freeRADIUS server & Zabbix. I only know, that freeRadius is running 100% properly, but no ...
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Use GPIO to turn on external hard drive ONLY when needed

I have a Pi that is set-up with miniDlna for playing media to my tv and a samba server for a NAS set-up. My pi is connected to an external hard-drive that is actually just a hard drive enclosure; it ...
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Auto update website on Raspberry Pi

I recently started working with Raspberry Pi, and am in general a novice in working with Linux. I have setup web server, and a website on my Raspberry Pi device (LAMP, PHP-MySQL site). I would want ...
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How many applications can a single, optimized SSH-only Raspberry Pi B handle?

How many "passive, common, server-like tasks" can a single home-used RPi perform in parallel? There are many things you can have a RPi serving, like a NAS, a webserver (PHP+SQL), a git repository, a ...
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Reload wifi adapter when no internet connection

So it seems that my raspian which is online via a wifi adapter is loosing its connection from time to time. Usually a powercycle helps an everything is back normal. Now to avoid that i would like to ...
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SSH Port Forward Error

I can't get the SSH to work on my Raspbian Raspberry Pi (it is enabled). I am port forwarding the pi's external IP to port 22 but putty says the connection has been refused. I'm a beginner as far as ...
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Stop raspbian going into “suspend” mode (just red light)

I have a rpi running as a home backup server. It used to work fine, had an uptime of months, but ever since rebuilding it a few weeks ago with the latest raspbian, it has started dropping off the ...
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Squid + SquidGuard + adblock, performance issue

I want to use my rpi as proxy: cache + blocker Cache is working but when I add SquidGuard with the mozilla adblock expressions it becames so slow! Have you tried it? If yes, is it slow? Did you try ...
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Would a raspberry pi be strong enough to work as a reverse proxy for multiple web servers

First time poster, so this may be an easy question. I currently have two web servers serving a total of four web applications, mostly for my own personal testing and development. I'm running under ...
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Setup a led that blinks via php server

I wanted to blink or just lit up an LED on my Pi GPIO pin via a server/website. I've the resources like Pi, LED, php server etc. I just don't know how to code to connect my Pi to server and control ...
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Control GPIO from outside home network

I'm not exactly the most knowledgeable on the server-side aspects of how this kind of thing should/would work, but I do tend to pick things up pretty quickly. I've played around with WebIOPi and a ...
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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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ffmpeg rtp port forward audio stream

I am working on a project that requires a live feed of the mic from the pi , so we started of with this aoss ffmpeg -f oss -i /dev/dsp -acodec mp2 -ab 32k -ar 10000 -r 800 -ac 1 -re -f rtp ...
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client <--> Raspberry Pi <---> Router (LAN )

How is it possible to redirect all the traffic from the client to the raspberry pi (in order to analyse it and block some packets. it's like a firewall) and then send to to the router and vice-versa ! ...
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Light HTTP server to upload,browse and execute files [closed]

Since I don't usually have physical access to the Pi, and since I don't always operate in linux machines (so I have no ssh by default), then I'm wondering if there exists a basic http tool to just ...
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eSpeak over PHP on Raspberry PI

So I am trying to make a webserver on my Raspberry Pi which plays a voice using eSpeak whenever a page is loaded. I have installed apache2 and php5, and I also have a script to run eSpeak which I have ...
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Built-in http server or framework

I will use a Raspberry PI as a server to run python scripts from an ethernet connected Arduino (to encode short ip camera videos, send notifications through the internet and sync files to dropbox, for ...
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Raspberry Pi + ASIX AX88772: poor performance as a LAN/Broadband gateway?

In a bid to quieten my room, I'm attempting to replace a generic box (2 nics) with an ARM (raspberry pi, the 512mb model) as my Internet gateway/firewall. My research selecting components, lead me to ...
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Problems with dynamic DNS and Raspberry Pi

I've bumped into the weirdest problem with dynamic DNS and Raspberry Pi. Here's my setup: Raspberry Pi has IP address 172.16.1.xxx Raspberry Pi is in DMZ I'm using DynDNS to point ...
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Proxy Camera Stream to Server

The camera runs fine locally, using MJPG-Streamer to broadcast the stream. However I'm trying to setup the stream to be relayed via a server rather than opening any ports on the router from the local ...
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Apache2 Server not allowing computers on local network access

I just set up my first server, and I'm having some trouble getting it to work. I'm currently using shared connection between my desktop and raspberry pi, so I can communicate via SSH. However, if I ...
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Server and client between PC and Raspberry Pi

Hi I am doing a project that I want to make Raspberry pi and Pc communicate and then Pc can get pulse signal sent from raspberry pi. The first step I think to do is to write a python server on ...
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To Access the gpios from webpage by executing python code

I'm a student in electronics department doing a project on home automation using Raspberry Pi (for bulbs, fan, temperature and camera). I want to access the GPIO pins from a web interface to execute ...
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Interfacing with a second RPi?

(I am very new with my RPi. It just showed up yesterday! :D As such, sorry if this sounds kind of simple or misinformed) I have seen many creations online that use 2 or more RPis to make parallel ...
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How to choose between an all-in-one server or multiple Raspberry Pi?

I have one Raspberry Pi (with 256MB of RAM) and a lot of ideas to do with it. For example: Download center with transmission, amule, etc. Web server with static webs (or few PHP code) and few visits ...
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install ftp error uid is not 0

trying to get ftp installed on my raspi (total noob i just took it out of the box) and im getting an error. Im following this guide to get ftp on the raspi: ...
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Communication with Android over WiFi

I'm aiming to connect to a Raspberry Pi from my Android phone over WiFi (WiFi direct isn't supported in my phone). I just need to forward character based commands to an Arduino board and maybe send a ...
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Will a Model B 512MB Pi run a Minecraft Bukkit Server

I have been looking into this lately, just as a fun project. I know people say it can be done, and others say it makes no sense. Google search turns up mixed results. Since Minecraft Single Player is ...
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Have webcam sever going but cannot reach it from outside the network even with port forwarding set up

I set up a cam server on my LAN. Works perfectly. The server runs on port 8090. I accessed the firewall page of my router (2wire 3800) and forwarded ports 8090 to 8090. Here is where things get ...
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RPI as forwarding server

I've just got my RPI and im aiming to use it as a server (forwarding sent chars from android device over wifi to arduino) any ideas how can this work(or at least a part of it)?
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Munin on Raspberry Pi

I have installed munin and munin-node on my Raspberry Pi. I tried to rename the host localhost.localdomain (I've changed the name in munin.conf and munin-node.conf) but munin does't update the name at ...
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Raspberry Pi fileserver permissions

I am using owncloud on the Raspberry Pi for file sharing and I use a HDD to save the files. I use my HDD for more then just the Raspberry and I had to change the permission of the HDD, so now when I ...
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NAS & Torrenting

I have a 512MB Pi, Wifi dongle, 1TB Lacie External HDD, 16GB USB Stick, Couple of SD Cards (mostly 10 class), USB 2.0 Self Powered USB Hub etc. I would like to control my Pi using Macbook which has ...
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Raspbian server version

I would like to make my Raspberry Pi a server. With a normal PC I can install Debian, and I can choose what I like. So, how can I do the same with Raspberry Pi? I don't like to install Raspbian, ...
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CGI script minor problem

I'm building a remote vehicle with the Raspberry Pi. I've got everything working except a few little things. I'm trying to implement some CGI scripts in my server in order to control the car from an ...
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Software for running virtual hosts on the Raspberry Pi

Is there any software around that allows me to run multiple virtual hosts in one raspberry pi? Edit: The sentence above is what I want to get answered. Please do not make assumptions of what I want ...
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Owncloud on the raspberry pi

I am trying to install owncloud on the raspberry and I found this link: http://blog.petrockblock.com/2012/08/15/your-own-cloud-server-with-owncloud-on-the-raspberry-pi/ I followed every step but ...
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Power TV on/off

I'm looking for a solution to wake up my LCD TV. With the xset command I'm able to put the TV in different power saving modes: xset dpms force standby xset dpms 0 30 60 0 = standby 30 sec = ...
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How to Install NginX + Flask + Webmin to my Raspberry pi?

I'm newbie to the Web server. I have never setup any server before. I would like to write program in Python, HTML, Java Script and then put it into my raspberry pi and interact with it by using ...
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How to prevent Raspberry Pi memory allocation failure?

I have installed a Terraria server on my Raspberry Pi (Version B Revision 2) yesterday. I followed this tutorial on Reddit. I used the latest version of Raspbian provided by NOOBS: I just ...
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How can I mitigate the need for manual intervention with remotely deployed Raspberry Pis?

I'm working on a project that makes use of Raspberry Pis which will be deployed to several locations. They have special hardware attached to it for automation purposes, and run a web-service (that I ...
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What gaming servers can I run on the Raspberry Pi?

This is a real simple yet pretty difficult question to answer. I was wondering what gaming server ports are there that can run on the Raspberry Pi?
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Network or shutdown issues on my Arch Pi

I'm using a B board as a headless print/scan server with Cups installed on Arch. The pi is plugged into a linksys router with DHCP, but i'm using the "Reserve IP address" feature on the router to ...