Questions regarding issues installing specific applications or operating systems on the Raspberry Pi.

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Minidlna install error (configure: error: Could not find libavformat - part of ffmpeg)

Everybody. I'm pretty new to this Pasberry PI stuff, and this is the first "project" what I can't get to work. Rasberry info: Raspbian GNU/Linux 8.0 (jessie) The ffmpeg version is: ffmpeg version 2....
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Krita crashes immediately after creating blank artwork

I installed Krita on Raspbian with a Raspberry Pi 3 using sudo apt-get install krita However, immediately after creating blank artwork, a pop-up says We are sorry, Krita crashed unexpectedly. ...
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Help with getting linux Gpib on pi

I am trying to follow this tutorial https://xdevs.com/guide/ni_gpib_rpi/ but I am getting stuck on the 8th step because on my pi I dont have the directory "/home/gpib" please help I was wondering is ...
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Need help with a ROS installation

After following all the instructables steps ( http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-and-ROS-Robotic-Operating-System/?ALLSTEPS ) Raspberry Pi and ROS (Robotic Operating System) Note: I have ...
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Installing OSMC as an executable instead of OS

I'm using the RPi3 with one SD-card. I run Raspbian Jessie Lite from it and use it to build several projects. Recently I wanted to start using the same Pi as a mini media server. I think I'll really ...
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Veracrypt installation a nightmare on Jessie

Installing VeraCrypt on my Pi 2B and can't seem to get past this error: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ cd veracrypt pi@raspberrypi ~/veracrypt $ ls veracrypt-1.0f-1-setup-console-raspberrypi_arm veracrypt-1.0f-...
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RPi B+ ST7735 on kernel 4.0.7+

i've lcd ST7735 1,8 inch. I want to use it as framebuffer but i see only on internet modification to do this on kernel 3.8... Can i use this on kernel 4.0.7? Maybe someone knows another solution.
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Tomcat 7 Raspberry Pi Jessie unable to boot

I've been trying to install Apache Tomcat 7 on my Raspberry Pi - Jessie OS in order to host a web application which I have built. But I am currently having problems booting up the Raspberry Pi, ...
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How do I unzip a file? [closed]

I am new to the Raspberry Pi and I have a Pi 3. I cannot figure out how to unzip a file. I tried using Archiver, but I get an error message.
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installing fim - *** GNU readline library headers not found !

I'm following the steps here Unable to locate "fim" package when I run ./configure I get this message configure: error: ** GNU readline library headers not found ! please install them ...
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Having trouble configuring the Pocket PiGRRL from the 2 button config to the 4 button config

I require assistance on attempting to change the code in the system. When I updated the code and make the retrogame command as stated in the Adafruit guide, I get a huge error: http://imgur.com/...
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Installing rethinkdb/ any diff. equivalent db

I use nodejs and usually I work with mongodb. But I read it is not recommended to run mongodb with 32bit: Discussion on Databases for PI + Nodejs Limitations in 32Bit Mode Also I wasn't able to get ...
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Raspbian Jessie with OpenCV 3.0 and 2.4. How to remove 2.4?

I have installed OpenCV 3.0 and 2.4 on my RPI (Raspbian Jessie). Is there any way to remove (uninstall) the 2.4 OpenCV?
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Unable to install SimpleCV on Raspberry Pi 3

I've tried multiple times and different ways to install SimpleCV for Python2 on my Raspberry Pi 3. I was able to do this with no problem on RP2. The first method I tried was using pip: sudo pip ...
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.pwd: Invalid argument and Illegal Instruction errors

I followed this guide today and now I'm kind of stuck. Almost every time when I try to run a command now, I get an Illegal Instruction error. E.g. $ sudo umount -l /media/Backup Illegal ...
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Can't install iceweasel on RPi3 using apt-get or aptitude - Failed to fetch

I cant install Iceweasel on my Pi for some reason. I have tried the following options: sudo apt-get install iceweasel Error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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How to run an installed program that is not in the main menu?

I opened a terminal window using the launch bar icon (next to the "Menu" button on Jessie) and typed in sudo apt-get install omxplayer. After doing its thing without errors, it said that I already had ...
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Install Webmin on my Raspberry Pi 3 B Stops

I've have tried several times to install Webmin on my Raspberry Pi 3 B with no luck. I have expanded the OS to the 32gb micro SD Card, and even changed the SD Card twice. It will download everything ...
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Installation of Safari on a RPI 3 model B

I am a diehard mac user and have recently bought an RPI 3 model B. Because I am so used to Safari I was curious if it is possible to install Safari on a pi, and if so how.
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Trying to install W10-IoT on my new RP3-B.

Using the NOOBS loader because it's what I know. Decided to go with Raspbian AND W10... Everything fine until I instinctively copied the Microsoft license agreement so I could paste it to a bigger ...
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Having trouble installing Raspian

I'm currently having some trouble installing Raspian. I am pretty new to this so im not 100% sure on what im doing. I downloaded this (https://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/raspbian/) version onto an ...
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Setting up the RPi in a VM beforehand

I want to set up my raspberry pi as a multi-purpose server. My problem is that I have no access to a screen or a keyboard for it. Thus I wanted to set up everything in a VM (booted from the SD card) ...
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How to download Iceweasel

My things will be straigtforward sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt get install iceweasel
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How do I add a network OS install to NOOBS?

Using NOOBS, I can see there are a number of OSes (such as Windows 10 IoT) become available for install if my Pi is connected to the internet. Is it possible to add my own network installable image?
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BTSync update: 2.0.93 => latest

Years ago I installed BTSync from debian.yeasoft.net repo. My /etc/apt/sources.list.d/btsync.list: deb http://debian.yeasoft.net/btsync wheezy main contrib non-free deb-src http://debian.yeasoft.net/...
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Should I expect major differences between Raspbian and Ubuntu?

I'd like to use VirtualBox at first and instead of Raspbian, Ubuntu Mate. Should I expect some differences while setting up a 3G connection?
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Need to install a package without updating OR How to remote access RPi over the internet w/o updating RPi or using port forwarding

As the question text reads, I need to enable remote access on my RPi over the internet without using port forwarding. I have a custom OS and can not do a general update without overwriting some of the ...
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How to install node.js with GPIO

I am trying to install node.js on my Raspberry Pi as well as GPIO. I am running a brand new install of Debian Jessie I could get nodejs v.0.10.29 installed. No matter what I do, this is pretty much ...
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problems with chromium installation

I tried to install chromium with this command: sudo apt-get install chromium-browser But I got an error that the package is not available. Can you please help me to download chromium?
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Raspberry Pi 2B+ Boots once

I recently purchased a Raspberry Pi 2B+, and I am trying to run the RetroPie (backed by raspbian) operating system on it. The first time I plug in the pi, it boots normally into the operating system (...
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How to kill LightDM?

So I installed LightDM on Raspbian lite, but I forgot to install a desktop manager. Now, I can't get out of the LightDM login screen! Ctrl-Alt-F1 through to F6 doesn't work! Neither does cancel or ...
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Initial startup blank screen

So when I say I'm new to raspberry pi, I've got nowhere... I've taken my raspberry pi model B+ v1.2 out of the box plugged mouse, keyboard, hdmi (monitor) and sd card in. No Ethernet. I've plugged ...
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Not able to Install openCV 2.4.9 on raspberry pi 2 model B

I am trying to install openCV 2.4.9 on raspberry pi 2 but facing some error regarding libtiff4-dev image format. I have tried with 'libtiff5-dev' also but it is not working. I dont know what the ...
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How to install seafile client

The seafile-client from https://www.seafile.com/en/download/ it not working, because it is not compiled for arm. How can I install seafile-client for raspberry pi?
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How to install midori?

I see lots of posts on the internet on how to use or optimize Midori but everyone seems to assume that the Pi 2 B comes with Midori. I don't know about anyone else, but mine came with Epiphany. How ...
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Windows 10 IoT Dual Boot

I have a new Raspberry Pi 2 Model B ARMv7 (with blank 64GB SDcard), and would like to install Windows 10 IoT Core. I know it's supported for this hardware. What I'd like to do though, is have the ...
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How do you get C# onto your raspberry pi?

I would like to start learning C# and really want to code in it on my raspberry pi. However, I can't find a way to get C# onto my pi. Does anyone know how to do this? I have the Raspberry pi 2 ...
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Installing Chrome on Raspbian

I am following a tutorial that is based on a Chrome extension so I have to install Chrome. When I tried the following command: sudo apt-get install chromium I get the following error: E: Package '...
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elementary os freya when overclocking? [duplicate]

If I overclock my raspberry pi 2 model b, will I then be able to install elementary os freya onto my raspberry pi?
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Getting the latest version of R on the Raspberry Pi

I have a Raspi that runs Debian Jessie (downloaded from the official Raspberry Download Website (Version 2015-11-21)). For one of my projects I want to use the software r and some of the very useful ...
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Unable to locate “fim” package

sudo apt-get install fim results in the error message "unable to locate package fim". fbi seems to be fine though. Any idea why?
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luakit browser installation fail

I am trying to install Luakit browser on Raspberry Pi on Rasbian 7 (Wheezy). However when I execute sudo apt-get install luakit I get following output from console: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get ...
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JAVA: no such file or directory (libjli.so)

OK. Let me start. I am busy making a musical floppy player, connected everything up to my Raspberry Pi, and wrote a Java program to control it. I used OpenJDK 7 on Raspbian Jessie Lite. Then I took a ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 browns out during boot up

This is the first time I am trying to hook it up. It is powered by 5V 2A power adapter. The red light keeps going off during boot up. I have removed all peripherals (keyboard, mouse and even display) ...
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Can't install O/S from NOOBS

Preformatted 8GB micro SD card opens screen to install Raspbian, data partition, or boot from Scratch, but says I have 0 MB of 2762 MB needed, and offers no options to proceed. Where do I go from ...
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Can I get the full version of Windows 10 on Raspberry Pi

Here is what i was thinking. download Windows and NOOBS on an SD card and install it that way. Will that work?
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rPi 'no installation candidates', updated repositories, no change

So, I tried to install chromium on my rPi B+, running raspbian. I encountered 'no installation candidate', and the Internet recommended updating my repo files. So, I did so, expecting the error to be ...
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Raspberry Pi B+ can't install node-red

I read an article on the newest MagPi about node-red and I decided to install it. I used: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install nodered The 4th ...
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how do i add a .img file to my sd card that has the OS?

I jusr got a 3.5" lcd touch screen. I have an .img file from the manufacturer. How can I add this onto an existing SD? Can I just install it through a command line?
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'make' command does not work while installing wine from source on pi 2

Following these steps, I tried to install wine from source, running sudo apt-get install wine1.6 or sudo apt-get install wine-1.6 never worked. I tried looking for answers on this fourm and the last ...