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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Methods of Backing Up a Raspberry Pi [duplicate]

First an overview of my setup: I have an RPI 2 Model B that I use to store media, documents, and backups of other devices on my network. I've moved the root file system to an external USB 1TB HDD for ...
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Set up RPi2 as a local website for I/O control

I am making a drink making robot. I was going to set the RPi as a webpage that can only be accessed when on my local Wifi network. Then on the page you would select what drink you want and when the ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 Media Server

I have been working to set my Raspberry Pi 2 as a media server in which I can stream files from a USB drive connected to my RP over my network to devices. I haven't been able to find an article or ...
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Nginx “Out Of memory: Kill process”

I've been hitting a number off issues with a personal site I've been trying to run off of a raspberry pi 2. The error logs in nginx have the follow error repeated several times: [alert] 13551#0: ...
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OpenVPN setup issues

I have been following the guide here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-33548728 To set up an openvpn server on my pi. I have followed all the steps but when it comes to connecting, it is not ...
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Game Server Lag Every 2 Minutes or So on Raspi 2

I run a DarkPlaces Quake server on my Raspberry Pi 2. Every 2 minutes or so, there is a massive lag spike in game play, but it's fine when it's not doing that. I have checked crontab, but neither my ...
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Failed to start job for vncserver@1.service

I am trying to install tightvncserver and run it at boot. I tried various options, but none of them worked with raspbian Jessie version. But i found a post that explained the process of creating a ...
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Problems with Pi Model 2B Boot

I got a Pi 2B with an SD card with NOOBS. I´d like to access it later on with Tight VNC. My problem is the first boot up. I have the pi connected via an ethernet cable... In the first scenario to ...
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vnc server fails to start with I/O Error [duplicate]

I have Raspberry Pi 2 with Jessie raspbian release. I had installed tightvncserver using command - sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install tightvncserver Once i had installed the server it was ...
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Differences between Raspbian Jessie and Raspbian Jessie Lite

I googled for it, but I don't find an answer: What are the differences between Raspbian Jessie and Raspbian Jessie Lite? Whats better for a Owncloud server, Raspbian Jessie or Raspbian Jessie Lite?
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Raspberry Pi 24/7, does it need cooling?

I made a Minecraft server with a Pi 2. I overclocked it with raspi-config to something like "Medium". I intend to keep it running 24/7 without a case. Do I need a heat sink and a fan in this ...
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HiFiBerry Board compatibility

I want to create a music server/player with the Pi as the heart. Will the HiFiBerry Amp+ work in conjunction with their DAC board? The reason for this thought is I'd like the music bod to operate as ...
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Is there a way to set a Raspberry Pi as a mini Server at home? [closed]

I want to use a Raspberry Pi as a server which can be contacted via a domain to display a homepage or something else. Is this possible? EDIT: How is it possible? EDIT2: I got a Raspberry Pi and i ...
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Raspberry Pi Web Server Users?

I have followed this tutorial for setting up my pi as a web server. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-your-Raspberry-Pi-into-a-personal-web-serv/?ALLSTEPS I am confused on which parts of the ...
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How to determine the problem in HDD reconnection?

I have setup my raspberry as my media streamer server using minidlna. I have also auto-mounted the HDD using its UUID. It works but I have notice from time to time, the drive gets disconnected and ...
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Virtualisation on Raspberry Pi

For a project i am looking to run any kind if visualization software, on a couple of raspberry pi's. I know it's difficult because of ARM, but does anyone know software that is compatible? I could not ...
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Raspberry pi port forwarding with nodejs server

I have a nodejs server make using websocket. Currently, i can view it in localhost by typing raspberrypi.local:5000. Now I want to portforward it so ppl from other network can view it too. How do i go ...
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Share only one drive on my network

I currently have my Pi available on my home network so I can access the file system via Finder on my Mac (I used some instructions to set this up, might have been these: ...
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loopback interface always down at boot [closed]

I've made a fresh install of raspbian and I don't know why the loopback interface is always down at boot time. These are the steps I've made: downloaded the official raspbian wheezy and copied on ...
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Creating FTP for my public web server

So I have set up port forwarding on my router and have a public IP address for my raspberry pi. I can see the default webpage and it works great. Now I want to actually create a FTP so that I can ...
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pi_switch python script in /var/www called from php. How to make it work?

Basically I have a really simple python script that make use of the pi_switch to broadcast a 433mHz message to a socket. This script works when it's run from command line. The script looks like this: ...
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Access my Pi from another network for file transfers

Apologies in advance if this has been answered on here before but could not find an answer specific to my needs The Question: what is the simplest way to setup the Pi so that I can access it from ...
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VNC server run at boot - authentication problem

I followed This tutorial to install and run a VNC server on my Pi using tightvnc. Everything works great when I start the server through SSH but I wanted it to start at boot. So I wrote the script to ...
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Teamspeak3 R-Pi2

I followed this How-To. Part I: My first problem was step 5. make: No rule to make target '/home/pi/raspidev/qemu/vl.c', needed by 'vl.o'. Stop. Makefile:84: recipe for target ...
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Can I execute a script before every login

I am planning to have a program that will need to connect to a server. I'd like to be able to send a encrypted password to my server. The thing is, I need my decrypting script to be executed ...
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Kolab on the Pi

I'm about to aquire a Pi to replace my mail server, and wanted to go with Kolab here, most likely using Raspian as a base. They have their own repo, but concentrate on i386 and amd64. Checking for ...
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How can I use my Raspberry Pi for distributed building?

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 with Raspbian whose processing power I'd like to harness to speed up the C++ build times in Visual Studio on my Windows 7 laptop with x86-64 architecture. Is this possible to ...
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SOLVED - Transfering mp3 files from a remote server to the RPi via cronjob without overwriting [closed]

I succeded in transfering files via ftp from a remote server to a raspberry, #!/bin/bash -vx ftp -in IP_SERVER<<END_SCRIPT quote USER rem_user quote PASS rem_pass bin prompt:off cd ...
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Dhcp udhcpd is not starting on boot

Raspberry Pi was configured as WiFi AP with static IP. Dynamic IP allocation is done by using udhcpd server. However dhcp server is not starting on boot after I added to /etc/rc.local following line: ...
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Constant communication between raspberry pi and android device [closed]

I am a newbie to raspberry pi and I looking to define a webservice that will make the consistent communication between raspberry pi and android application. I am using its GPIO to control the ...
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Setting a homeserver with Rasberry PI 2

I was thinking of building a small private cloudserver almost like Dropbox or Google Drive. I'm not expecting a very fast server, it will more be like just a home server for so i can send files easily ...
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Script works on laptop, but not on PI

I have a streaming server / motion detection script that works on my laptop, but when I move it to my PI it gives the following error when i try and access the stream: my laptop ip address - - ...
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Running Tomcat JSP and PHP pages together?

I use a raspberry pi running with an NGINX proxy with PHP: sudo apt-get install php5 php5-fpm php5-sqlite php-pear php5-common php5-mcrypt php5-mysql php5-cli php5-gd Do I need an apache server ...
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Can I host a MineBuilder server?

Is it possible to host a minebuilder server on a raspberry pi? (B Model) Server Program: http://www.space-walrus.com/topic/53/minebuilder-server-program Any help is appreciated.
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Is it possible to setup a wireless file server and access the drives from a Windows PC? [closed]

I was hoping to setup a wireless file server using a Raspberry Pi connected to a USB flash drive or hard drive and map to the drive from a Windows PC on the network. Is this possible?
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Can Raspberry Pi be used as a desktop virtualization server?

I would like to use my Raspberry Pi B+ as a desktop virtualization server. Please check out the below image as reference. Here, Desktop Virtualization Server - Raspberry Pi. Windows XP - My laptop ...
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What is needed to set up a Pi as a local server? [closed]

I can find plenty of articles about setting a Raspberry Pi up as a regular server. My goal is to set up a Pi as a local server. A simplified scenario would be as follows: I have a Pi, no internet or ...
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Network server with raspberry pi [closed]

Could anyone give me a step by step guide on how to create and run a file server using a raspberry pi. I'm newvto raspberry pi I want to be able to store and share main video and music between my PC ...
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Python as web server cgi and request response cycle

I am new to python and I am trying to design a mobile app with a web server on a raspberry pi. I decided to write the server code using python because I want to control some pins and write on the ...
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Raspberry Pi server to avoid Packet Loss? [closed]

I currently have terrible packet loss from my home internet. The series of hops that I am routed through are awful and it ruins the quality of my internet (gaming, videos). Is it possible to set my ...
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Singular access to the NOIR board from a server and a motion script

I am using the raspberry pi NOIR board to supply a Python motion detection script. This "motion detection script" uses opencv2 to grab, modify and detect motion. I wanted to extend the motion ...
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Terminal command will not execute after boot

I have a raspberry pi which I want to turn into a web server. I have installed everything needed. Now my problem: I am using ngrok to get the server online. To do this all I have to do is running the ...
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nginx on raspberry pi [closed]

I followed http://chimera.labs.oreilly.com/books/1234000000754/ch08.html#_simple_nginx_configuration to install a nginx server on my raspberry pi to work with my django project. I added a file ...
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Unable to open port 7077

I'm unable to connect to a Raspberry PI on same network. Here is my setup : PI1 (server running on this PI) pi@raspberrypi ~ $ telnet raspberrypi 7077 Trying 127.0.1.1... Connected to raspberrypi. ...
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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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Stream video from raspberry pi via a Ubuntu server

I have a ubuntu server running on a network which is visible outside to the internet. My question is, is there a way to stream the video from the raspberry pi to my Ubuntu server and from there to any ...
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Run a minecraft server at boot

I have a Raspberry Pi model 2. I have a start.sh file in my MinecraftServer folder in the directory /home/pi/MinecraftServer it starts the Java server which is required to play Minecraft. I want ...
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Can't find file 'whichopensslcnf' while it's there in OpenVPN

I got a weird problem while trying to follow the tutorial How to set up a Raspberry Pi VPN server for setting up OpenVPN on a Raspberry Pi: At 3. cd /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa . ./vars ./clean-all ...
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Raspberry pi as public web server

I want to make my raspberry pi server public, I have successfully used it locally and "it works". There are a lot of tutorials on this but they all say that you have to do some port forwarding in your ...
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Which graph database can ran on a Pi for small website? [closed]

I'm running a small website on a Pi B with tomcat / apache / mysql I wish to migrate database to a graph db, Neo4J seems good on "real" server but not on Pi as poorly mentionned here OhmDB seems to ...