Questions regarding issues installing specific applications on the Raspberry Pi.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
18 views

Syntax error: word unexpected (expecting “)”) ERROR when run : python configure.py

I followed this link to install PyQt5 on Raspbian. First I cross compiled Qt5 (this link) for Raspberry and executed an example. It worked fine. When executing this command: python configure.py ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Why must LibreOffice “Start Recovery” to retrieve documents?

On a Pi2 under Raspbi, after clean closure of my document, LibreOffice, then the OS & Pi, my document always must be retrieved by the "Start Recovery" process. Did I miss a step?
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Failed install of Python3.4.3 on Raspberry Pi

I want Python3.4.3 and only Python3.4.3 on my Pi. I will be using a set up of 16-20 Pi's to teach Python Programming (and robotics) in a High School. Since Raspbian only supports Python3.2, I did a ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
63 views

Why will Pidora not run on my Raspberry Pi 2

I have one of the newer Raspberry Pi 2 B, and wish to install Pidora. I have downloaded Pidora-2014-R3 (the [latest?] version available from the front page of the Pidora site) and copied it on to a ...
1
vote
1answer
15 views

Can I install raspian through terminal?

I have pidora and I want to go back to raspian. I have no other computer, so all the steps need to be done on the raspberry pi. If I can, how?
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Is there a way to do a slient install on a raspberry pi, but to also include setup information while installing?

First of all, I know how to setup a slient install given a list of instructions provided in another question: (Installing Raspbian from NOOBS without display) However, I need this thing to setup its ...
1
vote
1answer
124 views

How to install omxplayer on minimal distros?

Currently I'm using omxplayer on Raspbian to automatically play a folder of videos in loop after boot. It works great. The only problem is that it takes almost 90 seconds to boot and start to play ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Uninstalling maynard desktop on raspbian

I have done a full install of the new Maynard desktop in development, using this script here, and added my user to the group weston-launch. Is there any way to completely undo these changes, please?
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Install additional packages that provide Bluetooth low energy and router capabilities

I want to install the following packages under 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy: bluez, libcap-ng0 & radvd pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get install bluez radvd libcap-ng0 then I run pi@raspberrypi ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Problems installing build-essential in RASPBERRY PI 1 MODEL B+

I tried to install the package build-essential under 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy: sudo apt-get install build-essential –y but that is the result: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

How to install python 3.4 on pidora [closed]

I recently changed to pidora as my pi operating system. Then I lost the WiFi adapter and my router is downstairs. I downloaded and extracted the python download from python.org but the instructions ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

Disabling Auto-Login when normal ways don't work

I am running a custom version of Raspbian on my B+ with a touchscreen. This OS was customized to work with the WaveShare SpotPear A screen they sell. It is configured to auto login to to the desktop ...
2
votes
1answer
50 views

Can't install any program on b+

I tried to install geany on the raspberry pi type b+ with: sudo apt-get -f install geany but we get this error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
1
vote
2answers
217 views

How to install Programs on Pi Without Pi Store

I would like to install a number of programs on the Pi including Code Blocks, BlueJ (java IDE) and also install some things to get the sound working. However, I do not have internet access on the Pi ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

Is it possible to install gns3?

I would like to install gns3 on my Raspberry Pi and wonder if it is possible? I can not find a distribution that supports it, but wonder if anyone has done this or knows a link to a site or group who ...
0
votes
1answer
109 views

Problem installing Clonezilla from desktop repos on Ubuntu and Kali Linux

I am trying to install Clonezilla on my Raspberry Pi 2 running Kali Linux v1.1.0 by following a tutorial for the desktop version : sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list then I add: deb ...
1
vote
2answers
80 views

NOOBS Where is Config File

I am on a windows PC and would like to edit config.txt. However I do not see it anywhere. I tried showing hidden files and folders and even told it to show system files, all to no avail. This is what ...
1
vote
2answers
132 views

How do I upgrade to Mathematica 10.1?

Is there a separate repository I need to add? Has the 10.1 update been released for the raspberry pi platfrom?
0
votes
1answer
90 views

Headless installation: able to ping, unable to ssh (locally); [duplicate]

All, I'm new to the RPI and have spent a couple of hours trying to do a headless install using NOOBS v1.4.0 on a RPI 2 (model B). Note that I need to perform a headless install because I only own a ...
2
votes
1answer
144 views

Install latest version of a package

I wanted to install Vim on my Raspberry Pi 2, but the repository only has v7.3 instead of the latest 7.4. There is some functionality missing in the old I need. I've found that you can download the ...
4
votes
3answers
1k views

which windows 10 is for the raspberry pi 2?

I'm in the insider program. I have my raspberry pi2. but there are several options for downloads. x86 vs 64 bit, cpu vs phone. but nothing says arm support. and all of them are 3GB + downloads. I ...
0
votes
1answer
137 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
166 views

how to install haxe neko on raspberry pi

I am hoping to use my new rpi b+2 as a development platform, using HAXE as my javascript generator. I have downloaded Haxe 3.1.3 raspberry pi binaries from haxe home site. pi@mark ~ $haxe Haxe ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

controlling 12 V RGB LED strip with raspberry pi

We are trying to control a RGB led strip with a 12 V power supply. The servoblaster does not work. Can you please suggest some other software we can use?
0
votes
1answer
187 views

Stuck at 100% on the Noobs Installer

I loaded the Noobs installer on my Raspberry Pi (B+ Model), then chose for both Raspbian & Raspbmc to be installed. I've been waiting for a long time now, it's on 100% and not doing anything ...
0
votes
1answer
267 views

sudo apt-get install python-dev mirror error

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following NEW packages will be installed: python-dev 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 9 not ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Help me with Yagarto

Recently i saw tutorial about Baking Pi.Its just awesome.But i am stuck at a very trivial point.I don't know how to "make" the file using yagarto GNU Toolchain. I have never used Linux/GNU based OS ...
1
vote
2answers
410 views

RaspberryPi 2 and GitLab: “No such middleware to insert before: ActionDispatch::Static”?

I was trying to install GitLab 7.8 using this installation method: https://gitlab.com/gitlab-org/gitlab-ce/blob/master/doc/install/installation.md However, upon running sudo -u git -H bundle exec ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

I couldn't see cmdline.txt in my mac [duplicate]

I am following this article to install raspberrypi without monitor. I loaded the card but couldn't see cmdline.txt. What am missing here ?
6
votes
4answers
1k views

Upgrading from Pi to Pi2

I've got a regular Raspberry Pi B board, running Raspbian off the SD card. What I would like to know is if I buy one of the new Raspberry Pi 2 boards, can I just swap the card over to the new one, ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

update apps distributed to client raspberry pi

I have an app that I have running on client raspberry pi's. The app was distributed using sd card. what steps do i need to do to update that app using the normal apt-get, which we use for just about ...
2
votes
1answer
177 views

Unmodified Linux Distro Install

I have several Raspberry PI units, but I always use the customized flavor of Linux (Raspbian) for installs. Does the Raspberry PI support the installation of an unmodified ISO from the various Linux ...
1
vote
1answer
97 views

QEMU installation error

After compiling I got this error: make all-recursive Making all in pixman make all-am make[4]: Nothing to be done for 'all-am'. Making all in test make[3]: Nothing to be done for 'all'. CHK ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

How do I link against a non-default build of GTK2?

Firstly I'm using Rasbian on my RPi B running of a 80GB usb hard disk. My basic boot strap for any of my software is: sudo apt-get install subversion sudo apt-get install g++ sudo apt-get install ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Loading the NOOBS image for 1st time — What's the purpose of the “Data Partition” selection

I hate to sound stupid but I just wanted to know, when I copy and paste the NOOBS package onto a fresh microsd and load it into my pi, on first startup I get these options: Raspbian Data Partition ...
1
vote
1answer
84 views

Do I need a soft-float/“armel” installation to run a soft-float/“armel” driver?

I want to set up a Raspberry Pi as a network endpoint for the USB-only Samsung SCX-4521F multifunction printer/scanner. To achieve that, I believe I'd need to install the Samsung Unified Linux Driver ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Install packages from a previous version of Arch Arm?

The raspberry pi uses Arch Linux Arm version 6. Is there any way to install packages from Arch Linux Arm version 5 or 7?
4
votes
1answer
216 views

Can I run a LAMP server with a webmin interface on my raspberry pi on raspbian?

I would like to run a LAMP server with a webmin interface on my raspberry pi. I am running the latest Raspbian but am having trouble getting Webmin. I tried the obvious... sudo apt-get install ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Install golang the easy way

We'd like to use Pi's with Raspbian to run Go code. For this we'd like to write an easy and fast setup guide (from the point you erase the SD card..). During the development we installed Go on Pi's ...
0
votes
1answer
160 views

Buildroot on Raspberry, IPE R2

I've just installd IPE R2 (http://nutcom.hu/ipe-r2/) a Raspberry OS based on Buildroot. How can i install a packet manager or install binaries? May I use the SDK or i can even use the SSH Shell?
3
votes
1answer
257 views

Java 8, jfxrt.jar not included?

Just got my Pi yesterday, and I've been trying to install Java for use with a Java/JavaFX application. I keep getting a classNotFound exception in my app when I try to run it. It turns out, there's no ...
0
votes
1answer
229 views

Install Adobe LightRoom on Rasberry Pi B+

I would like to install Adobe LightRoom on to my Pi. I have the OS (Raspbian-Debian Wheezy). I tried to search , using the below command. I am not sure if can do this. sudo apt-cache search lightroom ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

How to add os manually to berryboot

How to add os manually to berryboot ? I download some OS from http://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/ on windows computer and I want add to SD card for run multiple OS using one SD card. How to do that ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

Unable to install packages after updating Raspberry pi

I recently updated rpi firmware to 3.12.30+ by running sudo rpi-update However after this update, i am unable to install new packages on my pi. On trying to install ristretto, links2, pqiv, fim ...
0
votes
1answer
97 views

Manually install xserver on Raspian

I tried to update my PI with sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade. However I get errors... The following packages have unmet dependencies: xserver-xorg-core : Depends: xserver-common ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

apt-get install fails because of some dependency loop with ax25 software

I'm having a problem installing the watchdog (using these instructions: http://blog.ricardoarturocabral.com/2013/01/auto-reboot-hung-raspberry-pi-using-on.html). My application is a ham radio chat and ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

What wiki can we use on a Raspberry Pi?

Does anyone knows what wiki can be supported on a raspberry pi? I am about to try this one : https://www.dokuwiki.org/dokuwiki Is there a better candidate?
1
vote
1answer
326 views

free rtos raspberry pi

I have downloaded freertos and unable run the make file. It's showing error as Make:usr/lib/arm-linux-gnueabihf/ gcc command not found What is this?
0
votes
0answers
71 views

Installing RVM on Arch Linux

I just tried to install RVM on my rpi with the usual command (\curl -sSL https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --ruby), but it fails with the following message: Searching for binary rubies, this might ...