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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 ...
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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 ...
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What is the best distro and version of MAME to run on a Pi that is multitasking?

about to get my first pi (a B+) along with a lightberry. I'm a decently seasoned linux developer so intend to push it as far as I can. I initially planned to put a red-hat/fedora flavor distro (to be ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to have the raspberry pi recieve text messages?

I have a raspberry pi and it can send texts, but how can I get it to receive text messages (SMS)? Thanks
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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?
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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 ...
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installing pygame.mixer

so i've been looking for a few hours now on how to install pygame mixer. I have pygames installed already. Im not sure if I have to download it apart of pygames or if it comes pre-installed.
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Can I transfer programs to my RPi via a USB stick from Windows?

My raspberry pi isn't connected to the internet for now, and I don't have the patience to bridge connections and everything. Can I somehow download some linux programs from online through my windows ...
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How can I download packages to windows so that they can be installed in raspberry?

One thing I really dislike about Linux is the completelly obscure system of installing programs. It's really comfortable for normal user with access to internet, but not to me. Whenever I want to ...
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Unable to install the required packages for developing Maynard desktop

I am attempting to install the new Maynard desktop, just to give it a try. I added the # Source packages for Maynard. deb-src http://raspberrypi.collabora.com wheezy wayland lines to ...
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What bug tracker can we use on a Raspberry Pi?

I would like to install a bug tracker on My raspberry pi for a small amount of user (<10) Does anyone try this before? Thank you.
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RedHat distro on RPI?

Looking around for a RedHat (and the like) distro to run on the RaspberryPi (512MB RAM version), I came across RedSleeve, which has done the job of porting RH to the RPI architecture. They also ...
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Why I can't compile and install cgminer on my RaspBerry?

I am trying to install Cgminer on my RaspBerry (it use RaspBian that is a Debian minimalistic version) as explained here: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=494625.0 In particular the ...
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Some doubts related to first **raspi-config** execution?

I am very new in RaspBerry. I have installed RaspBian and connect my RaspBerry to my home router and I can connect to it using ssh. Now I have to do the first configuration by the use of the sudo ...
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Some doubts about how write RaspBian on SD card using dd command?

I am very new in RaspBerry Pi and I am trying to installa RaspBian on my SD. So I have perform the following operations: 1) In the shell I have execute the following statment to copy RaspBian on my ...
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What is the standard file system that a SD card have to use before write Raspbian using dd command?

I am very new to the Rasperry Pi and I am installing Raspbian in Headless manner. I have the following question. I have to write the Raspbian image on my SD card using the dd Linux command. The ...
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How do I install pandas on Raspberry Pi?

I'm trying to install Python Pandas on my Raspi and I'm finding strange errors. ~ $ pip install pandas Downloading/unpacking pandas Downloading pandas-0.13.1.tar.gz (6.1Mb): 6.1Mb downloaded Running ...
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Working with Raspberry Pi having only a laptop and a table (no extra monitor)

I'm a newbie at Raspberry Pi. I created a boot sd card with raspbian and I don't know what to do next because what I have is only a laptop and a tablet. I don't have an extra monitor to plug in an ...
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Is Wolfram Mathematica compatible with all the operating system images?

I read that Raspberry PI comes with a license of Wolfram Mathematica but it is not so clear if it is possible to use it with all the system images or only with the default one. It seems that it is ...
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Does Atlassian JIRA run well on the Raspberry Pi?

Using the RaspPi to run an issue tracker such as Atlassian JIRA seems a natural use case. However, apart from this Spanish-language blog post nobody seems to have tried it yet, and that one does not ...
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unattended custom installation

Thanks to "raspbian-ua-netinst" I am able to setup my Pi unattended. I would like ot run a couple of shell scripts after the first boot. They actually do nothing more than change the file ...
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How to install opencv and eclipse on a raspberry pi

Is this possible? I've tried through command line but haven't found a clear tutorial yet. Would it be easier to accomplish this from gui or should I stick with the terminal?
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Installing software with dependencies

I want to install the last version of Minimodem on my Raspi. If I do: sudo apt-get install minimodem I obtain the version 0.8.1, which is not the last one that the author has released. The last ...
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Installing R-Studio

I am able to install R on my Pi using Raspbian Wheezy, and I'm trying to build R-Studio from source. Has anyone been successful getting R-Studio (Desktop or Server) installed on the Pi?
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noobie trying to install packages on raspberry pi

I'm trying to install the list of packages defined in step one here: http://raspberrypipbx.blogspot.ca/ The command I'm using looks like pi@jl-raspberrypi / $ sudo apt-get install autoconf ...
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Install CGMiner for Jalapeño Miner on Raspberry Pi

I am trying to install CGMiner on my Raspberry Pi. I began by following this guide: http://dominustemporis.com/2013/06/compiling-cgminer-for-the-raspberry-pi-and-butterflylabs-jalapeno/ However, ...
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wheezy raspbian install - login prompt at the command line

Problem I'm just a Pi noobie and so I have some remedial questions. I finished imaging my SD card with wheezy. When I booted up with the SD card, it took me through a setup process and without ...
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How to set up Octave 3.8

I know getting Octave 3.6.2 is simply done by "sudo apt-get install octave" however for the matlab file I am trying to run requires Octave 3.8. The only help installing it that I've seen shows how to ...
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cannot install new software on my pi

whenever i try and install anything i get Reading package lists... 0% then about a second later pi@raspberrypi ~ $ ts... 0% it appears to print **pi@raspberrypi ~ $** over **Reading package ...
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Hamachi Installation Fails

I'm trying to install hamachi on my Raspberry Pi. I had it installed previously but had to wipe the card after a failed update so here I am again. Every time I run the install script it fails. See ...
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How do I Install Slackware on the Raspberry Pi?

How do I install the ARM version of Slackware Linux on the Raspberry Pi?
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How to install glibc?

I have installed glibc into /usr/local/glibc and tested if it is installed properly as well using the following link http://www.naink.net/2013/197/ What i would like to know is how do i link this ...
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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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Configuring Rpi as a Privoxy-protected Access Point

I am trying to configure my Rpi as a privoxy protected access point for all devices connected to it. I was successful in configuring the Rpi as a wifi access point and I successfully installed and ran ...
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How to install libfame-dev on Raspbian?

I am trying to install MythTV backend on an Raspberry Pi. I began following these instructions to install from source but I quickly hit a roadblock: pi@mythtvpi ~ $ sudo apt-get install <snip> ...
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How can I install emacs without local (Pi-based) network access?

I have a Pi (Model A) and it does not have an ethernet jack. How can I install emacs? As far as I know, aptitude requires an internet connection to work, but I imagine there must be a way to ...
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Can't figure how to identify WiFi adapter

I've got a Cisco Linksys wireless module AE1200 and I need to connect it to my new Raspberry Pi in order to connect wirelessly. When I type the lsusb command it appears but the flashing led is never ...
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Installing Wireless Drivers

I am having trouble understanding how to install the drivers needed for my usb wireless that came with my Raspberry Pi Starter Kit. I have the drivers from the CD on the SD card. install.sh does ...
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Can't find packages for armhf architecture on apt-get update

I'm trying to run sudo apt-get update and getting W: Failed to fetch http://backports.debian.org/debian-backports/dists/squeeze-backports/Release Unable to find expected entry ...
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Where is the archive.key for backports.debian.org?

I'm trying to follow the instructions here in order to install puredata on my Pi. I'm getting the following error: W: GPG error: http://backports.debian.org squeeze-backports Release: The following ...
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Blank screen after Raspbian Install (PreLoaded Card) [duplicate]

Complete Noob looking for advice. Bought RPi Model B with preloaded card, connected everything together and booted for first time. Came up with screen to choose which OS i wanted, so went with the ...
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Building dependency tree using apt-get is slow

I just put a class 10 SD card and burned wheezy and updated everything. As time went on and I played around with settings I noticed that when I do a install now it can take about 10 minutes to build ...
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Installing Raspberry Pi OS through laptop by ssh

I just got a Raspberry Pi B and I got not any keyboard or HDMI cable at reach. I wonder if I can actually load an OS (like Arch Linux for Raspberry) and once it's plugged by Ethernet to my home ...
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Getting files from dropbox

I am downloading files from dropbox to my raspberry pi. Now my first problem is, I have no idea how to download dropbox for my raspberry, On Ubuntu it's easy but on my raspberry it wont work. So I am ...
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Installing Hamachi

I've tried to install Hamachi using the instructions on the official Raspberry site as well as similar instructions on Lifehacker, but I haven't been unable to get it to work. The problem seems to be ...
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How to install TuringMachine's OMXPlayer?

Could someone please provide instructions on how to install TuringMachine's OMXPlayer? I think he expected zero people to download it. That's the only explanation of have for the terrible ...
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lirc IR receiver problem

I am trying to make IR receiver - tsop 1136 work with openELEC and control with my TV remote. Got all the parts, updates, lirc, configurations done, but I have a problem. When starting :: dmesg | grep ...
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Using the Raspberry PI as a Replacement for Desktop Browser

I currently have a web driven application set that I would like to roll out on the Raspberry Pi for our production floor. I have a couple of questions regarding the Raspberry PI as a viable ...