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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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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Connecting python to web server [migrated]

I was trying to write variables on an html file, using the commands index = open('/var/www/index.html','a') index.write('...') index.close() The problems that I am facing are: 1) ...
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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

my self student in electronics department doing a project on home automation using raspberry pi(for bulbs,fan,temperature and camera) i want access the gpio pins from web interface to execute the ...
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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 a server. With a normal pc I install Debian and I choose what I like. So, how can I do the same with Raspberry ? I don't like to install Raspbian, because have a ...
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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 ...
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Networking problems without keyboard attached

I have a new raspberry pi that I am trying to run as a local server in my apartment over wifi. I am using an edimax wifi dongle. When I start the pi with the keyboard and wifi dongle both attached, ...
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How do I run a single line of code (with sudo) on boot up?

I'm creating a server on my RPi that's on a timer, so I want to have a command run at startup to begin the server processes. I've seen this: Execute script on start-up, but it doesn't explain it well ...
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How can I connect to my RPi NFS server using version 4?

I've set my Raspberry Pi up as an NFS server, but I cannot connect to it with NFS version 4. However, version 3 works. From my Kubuntu 13.04 client: $ sudo mount -t nfs -o proto=tcp,port=2049,vers=4 ...
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Difference between Ubuntu Server and Raspberry Pi

I have an Ubuntu Server set up that shares files online, has a web server, streams to PS3, iPad, etc. I also recently acquired a Raspberry Pi with Raspbian installed. What exactly is the difference? ...
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Stopping (orphaned?) Minecraft server properly

I have a minecraft server running on my pi. I access the pi through putty on Windows. Is there any way to properly stop the server so that it saves, without having to keep the putty window open (and ...
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Apache fails on startup

New Pi user here - I popped it out of the box and immediately went to work trying to turn it into a web server. I managed to install Apache, PHP5 and MySQL5 no problem. I can SSH in without issue. ...
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Unable to access my Pi nginx server from outside

I have nginx as a web server on my LAN. I can access my website hosted from inside the LAN. Not OUTSIDE. I have a static ip, and use my BEETEL 450TC1 router to port forward HTTP requests to my local ...
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How to setup as a scanner server with web interface

There are several tutorials online for how to setup the Pi to scan and email/dropbox with one button push. Cool, but I'd rather have a web interface so a user in my network can change scan options. ...
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My server hostname doesn't work?

I've got a raspberry pi running raspbian server edition. My problem is that the only way I can ssh into it with putty is through the static ip. My router doesn't recognize the hostname; it shows the ...
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Raspberry Pi as an Email Server

I just got my Pi today, and of course I can't even use it because I got the wrong HDMI to DVI converter but that's besides the point and question. My question is the following: I have decided to ...
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Use the Raspberry Pi as a Git server [closed]

How do I settup Git as a Git server like GitHub, so I can create private repositories, etc.? I have installed LAMP. It's up and running smoothly and also Git with GITWEB works perfect. The only thing ...
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Tweaking Network for a Raspberry Pi Router

I'm using a Raspberry Pi (Arch ARM) as my wireless router and a mini server. And I just want to know some tweaks, such as sysctl to improve networking performance. I found a lot of tweaks, but I'm ...
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Bramble Pi as Minecraft Server

Im looking to build a Minecraft Server running on a Raspberry Pi Cluster. Is there any available software that would support this?
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RasPi / Lighty refusing to deliver videos straight to iPhone

I've set up an HTTP server using lighttpd, and it works great so far. For streaming purposes, I put some video files (correctly encoded mp4s) in the root directory and opened the corresponding URL in ...
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Running Plex server on Raspbian OS

I got a raspberry pi a few weeks ago and I want to do so much projects with it. Right now I have it working as a file server for my home network. I have a lot of movie and video files on a hard drive ...