Wheezy is a version of the Linux distribution Debian, which Raspbian, the recommended operating system is based on. Wheezy is the oldstable release, which means it has been thoroughly tested. It is succeeded by Jessie (stable, current release).

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Error after (trying to) upgrading Raspberry Pi 1 from Wheezy to Jessie

I've tried to upgrade my Pi from Wheezy to Jessie, so that I could get most recent versions of some applications and get the Pi up to date. To accomplish the upgrade, I read over these sites: ...
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Compiling git: Unable to find remote helper for 'https'

I've got a Pi2 running Raspbian Wheezy, and I'm trying to build git 2.8.1 from source (because the binary packages are something ancient like 1.7). It compiles and installs, but I'm apparently missing ...
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How can i downgrade from Raspbian Jessie to Raspbian Wheezy? Im using a Raspberry Pi 2

I already installed Raspbian JESSIE on a 32 GB card. I have to downgrade to Wheezy for a project in our college. However if i tried to boot the pi with wheezy installed in a new card, the pi does not ...
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pi2B - I2C behaviour on shutdown - difference between wheezy and jessie

I have a setup described in detail in this question. Basically it's a set of relays driven by the MCP23017 port expander and some transistors with one of the relays controlling power source: On ...
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PiTft problems see below for more info

I had a working PiTft - by working I mean that it would boot up - but then I updated (big mistake). I had to re-burn the distro to an SD-card. I switched between Wheezy and Jessie, but now it won't ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 model B green led is blinking 8 times

When I am booting up my Raspberry Pi 2 model b, green led is blinking for 8 times. I read all the post related to it and done necessary things without success. I changed SD card, tried Noobs, ...
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Bluetooth AutoConnect on reboot , car setup with scripts

Alright guys I am having some issues. I have setup a bluetooth configuration (well setup is being generous, I ran a few lines of code as described here: ...
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Can't access gpio with sudo, still have Make sure program is run as root with sudo

I want to connect my DHT11 sensor to my Raspberry pi 2 Model B. I am using the adafruit tutorial (https://github.com/adafruit/Adafruit_Python_DHT). I've copied the simpletest.pyand ran it with sudo ...
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rsync asks for password when it shouldn't

I am using rsync in the following configuration rsync -acz --stats --progress --partial --compress-level=9 --chmod=u+rwx "$UPLOAD" username@server_address:"/path/on/Server/" I produced a rsa key on ...
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Raspberry Pi A+ is saying WiFi is connected when it isn't

I have had a hard time with this Pi, finding the drivers was not a easy task, and now am experiencing a new issue. My WiFi dongle is flashing green (which is a good sign). In the GUI WiFi setup it's ...
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Wrong IP assigned to raspberry PI

Hello I have a strange problem. I assigned static IP to my raspberry - 10.10.10.120 (I did the same thing on my Mikrotik router). It was working perfectly until today, when I couldn't connect to PI ...
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Copy and Paste on PI2 wheezy

I am new to the PI2 . I have flashed the OS onto the micro SD. card. I am trying to build the PI sampler ( triggers samples from midi keyboard ). However I need to install a load of python files ...
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Raspbian Wheezy boot up problem with Pi 2

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 and a 2.8' PiTFT capacitive touch screen from Adafruit. I never actually worked with a Pi before. I tried to install a Raspbian Wheezy image that I downloaded from Adafruit ...
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cec-client on Wheezy (retropie) not finding TV

I have a retropie setup (Wheezie) running, and a while back installed libcec to get my TV remote to work with the Kodi package Installed via Retropie. ( This works by the way ) I was tying to have a ...
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Raspian Wheezy config.txt overclocking

I looked on the Raspberry Pi documentation here and I was trying to overclock my Raspberry Pi 2. But on the documentation page, I found options like force-turbo and other options that I didn't find in ...
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Auto run program on boot as root [duplicate]

I have a Raspberry Pi 2B with Raspbian Wheezy on it. I want it to auto run a program (startup.sh) as root so I can use the GPIO pins. I've tried to use ~/.bashrc but it takes a long time to start or ...
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RPIO Module installation

I've been trying to install the RPIO module onto my pi. so far, no luck because my pi is without internet at the moment (I only have internet on my laptop through mobile tethering). Does anybody know ...
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Jessie and Motion software dont appear compatible

With Jessie I cannot access any of the stream outputs or the Motion control page at 8080: from a remote computer. I have had no problems previously with Wheezy. I therefore tried Motion with the ...
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SSH session keeps exiting my terminal

I have set up my Raspberry PI though these instructions and was able to connect to it through SSH. I have installed RASPBIAN WHEEZY. However, when I run sudo apt-get update it keeps closing the whole ...
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RX/TX Issue with FT232R USB UART

English is not my native language so please be patient. Hi to all, happy new year. I'm using a Raspberry Pi 2 (model B - running Wheezy) and a usb2serial converter, I'm trying to control an electric ...
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SSH to Pi through putty Connection Refused (Raspian Wheezy)

I just got a RPi2 Model B a few weeks ago and just started to program with it. I am trying to connect to the Internet for the project I am doing. So the OS is installed on my SD the only problem I am ...
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Problem using Buttons to swich LED's on and off

Im making a prototype of a model lift shaft. The LEDs in this example will eventually be replaced with relays. Side Note For those who do not know, a limit switch is a microswitch plces at the ...
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pepperflash for chromium on wheezy

As the other questions on here have answers stating that Adobe Flash is not available for a Raspberry Pi, I was wondering if it's possible to install pepperFlash to Chromium, or some other version of ...
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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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Why there is a collabora.list on my raspbian wheezy source repo?

Why there are more sources repos on my raspbian wheezy? They are /etc/apt/sources.list.d/raspi.list and /etc/apt/sources.list.d/collabora.list. For what are they needed?
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Is Raspbian Wheezy Compatible with the Pi Zero?

I heard from Adafruit that "Raspbian Wheezy does not have the updated firmware for this much RAM" in regards to the Pi Zero. This doesn't make any sense to me, seeing as I run Wheezy on my Pi 2, which ...
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Setting $PYTHONPATH for root user

I have set the pythonpath for the user currently logged in, however one of my scripts requires super user privileges and when I do sudo python xxxxxx.py it says it cannot find any of the modules, but ...
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RPi not booting in NOOBS or wheezy

I recently got my own Raspberry Pi (2 B V1.1) I have got an 8 GB micro SD for it. I used the standard procedure to put Wheezy on it. It shows the splash screen, and the console-output for about 3 ...
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How much of core is used for nfs transfer

So I am debating on whether or not to use my one core or quad core pi as the nfs root for my pi cluster. I do not know much about nfs and am wondering if the amount of cores matter. I appreciate any ...
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How to send audio to BOTH headphone jack and HDMI simultaneously?

I am needing to send audio through both HDMI and the 3.5 mm headphone jack simultaneously. I have not been able to find anything on this. Is this even possible?
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How to install Real TIme Clock (RTC) on Raspian

I have : Raspberry pi with 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy ds1307 attached (it's an adafruit board, pullup resistors not installed). How do I configure drivers make sure the Pi actually uses the RTC ...
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Raspberry Pi Tor router without WLAN

I have Raspberry Pi 1 model B+ with Raspian Wheezy. I bought a USB2-Ethernet adapter and decided to create hardware Tor routing. What I mean by hardware routing: The Raspberry Pi will be in middle of ...
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Static IP address with wheezy 3.18.11+ and dhcpcd.conf

found some questions/answers depending on older versions of debian. I'm using a newer one (3.18.11+) and I try to get dhcpcd with static IP addresses running. etc network interface auto lo ...
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RPI2 raspban wheezy on can't install autoconf

I am using a raspberry pi 2 model b running raspbian wheezy. I am trying to install a package autoconf and it says: $sudo apt-get install autoconf E: no such package autoconf
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Install new heroku-toolbelt in raspberry pi

I had the heroku-toolbelt installed on my raspberry pi. With the new v4 release of the heroku-toolbelt it started to fail and I had to reinstall it: wget -O- ...
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What is the difference between Raspbian Wheezy and Raspbian Jessie?

I just set up a new Raspberry Pi and accidentally installed Raspbian Jessie rather that Raspbian Wheezy. Are there any significant or important differences I should know about?
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RPi B+ with WiFi clients

I have my RPi B+ "working" as a Wireless Router, except for the routing part. I can associate to the WLAN0 side of the RPi but traffic doesn't go through to the eth0 side. Routing Table: Kernel ...
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How to disable Wi-Fi Dongle sleep mode

before voting this question down or closing it i know there are allready answers on this here but they do not work for me. I have a Raspberry B+ with wheezy lates version and a Usb WiFi Dongle : ...
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Debian Jessie or Raspbian Wheezy for Raspberry Pi 2

I wonder whether I should install Raspbian or normal Debian Jessie on my Pi 2. Since Pi 2 has a ARM Cortex-A7 CPU it does not depend on the hard float modification anymore. This means, I could simply ...
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GTK+2.0 and GTK+3.0 Installation issue in Raspberry pi Wheezy

I want to run GTK application into my Raspberry Pi Model B(V1.2) board.I'm using Raspbian Debian Whezzy for development. For that i need to install GTK2/3 packages to install.When I'm giving command ...
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Rasberry Pi unreachable over network

I am trying to get an original model Raspberry Pi working. I've installed 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy, and if I boot with a TV connected via composite, I get image on the screen and it gets as far as ...
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Getting a deb repository error for collabora

I'm brave enough to try out the upgrade from wheezy to jessie on my pi according to this: Upgrade to Raspbian Jessie So far it runs pretty smooth, except that I get an error when updating the ...
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connecting adc to pi. get 0 repeatedly instead of values

I am trying to connect an ADC to my raspberry pi B+. When I wire everything up however the only result I get is 0. Can someone tell me why? Image of my setup here and here code slightly changed from ...
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Erase (correct) partition and then resize

I bought my Raspberry with a Kingston SD that came pre-loaded with a bunch of system images. I used the raspi-config to make two partitions, one in which I installed raspberry wheezy and another where ...
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Upgraded installation from Wheezy to Jessie; unable to SSH into Pi now

I have hit a wall with regard to this issue and I have no inkling whatsoever as to what might have happened. Any help regarding this matter will be greatly appreciated. I connect to my Raspberry Pi 2 ...
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Unable to see Temp sensors at /sys/bus/w1/devices which was working until SD card got corrupted

I have several DS18B20 sensors wired to my Raspberry Pi and wrote a python script to read them all. I've had the script running for months without a problem. Last week I performed an update and an ...
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How to run a script on LXDE startup in Wheezy?

I have two scripts, slideshow_start.sh which is the main script I am trying to run (simply a slideshow using feh). And slideshow_start.py which just calls slideshow_start.sh using os.system("<path ...
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Finding IP address using NMAP6.47 for Raspberry pi B+

I need to find IP address of my Raspberry PI to further use in Putty, I have connected the ethernet. I made changes in cmdline.text file of the Raspbian wheezy OS, allocated IP address to it ...
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RStudio Server on Rasperri Pi - dependency psmisc error

I am trying to install RStudio server on my Rasperry Pi. But I get the error "Dependency not satisfiable: psmisc". I am new to both Rasperry Pi and Debian/Wheezy, but I am eager to learn, so please ...
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automatically uninstall all non essential packages

I want to make my debian server cleaner, easier to manage and have better performance. Is there a command that I can run to clean up (uninstall) all non essential packages so that I can start from the ...