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Questions tagged [crash]

This tag is for questions about a Raspberry Pi that boots, but crashes after boot.

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Pin powered Pi crashes when servos move

I have been working on a circuit to power a Raspberry Pi and servo(s) from a single power source. The diagram below shows the basic configuration, although the 'AA battery' is actually two 18650s. ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 crashes on manual ifconfig command

I'm trying to manually set IP configuration on my raspberry pi 2. Using SSH I run the following command in the terminal sudo ifconfig eth0 10.0.0.100 netmask 255.255.255.0 up my raspberry pi then ...
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How can I diagnose a headless Raspberry Pi Zero W that hangs?

I'm trying to run my Pi Zero W as a motion detecting camera using RPI cam web interface but it keeps hanging after a few hours at most. Before it hangs, it can record motion detect videos and upload ...
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Opening any browser often crashes Raspbian

I've got a very simple setup on my Raspberry pi 2. It's a clean install of the latest version of Raspbian (via NOOBS) with Redshift and QuickSynergy installed. Almost any time I open a web browser, ...
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Restart Pi after ping failure?

I have been creating a prototype using Pi Zeros, they work great at my house but are failing often at customer's site (other side of country). I do not know if the Pi kernel is crashing or if it's ...
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How to recover from a kernel panic like this?

Getting stuck while boot process, I don't remember installing anything on Kali linux raspberry pi
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Cannot start openELEC on Raspberry Pi 3B+

I've tried a whole bunch of media center systems for my fresh RaspberryPi 3B+. The most interesting one for me is openELEC, but unfortunately it is the only one I can't seem to successfully run - ...
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Is there a limit on Raspberry PI's display size?

I have been using Raspberry PI 2 and 3 for the last year and a half with no problem. However, over time I have noticed that different sizes of display connected to the PI effected how my software ran. ...
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Pi shuts down every day at 11:23 PM

I have a Pi Zero W running Raspbian Stretch Lite (June 2018). I'm using it to turn the crank on an automatic cat feeder. I've barely changed the base configuration: apt-get-installed git and samba, ...
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Everything is dead, but Pi 3B still boots

I left my Pi 3B (V1.2) alone, running a 64-bit build of Debian for a project. Everything was fine. When I returned, however, I found that everything was dead. Nothing was connected to it, by the way. ...
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Kernel panic, real time clock (possibly), UPS Pico

Have a fresh install of KivyPie, which is some months old, with updates (have done apt update/upgrade). It crashes: and the reason seems to be these two lines enable_uart=1 dtoverlay=i2c-rtc,ds1307 ...
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Raspberry Pi 3B+ freezes randomly

General setup My RPi is connected to a mouse, keyboard, and monitor. My swap size is set to 1000 MB and I'm not using wifi. Problem The RPi freezes randomly, meaning the GUI is frozen, no SSH ...
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Raspbian freezes consistently every day at 2 AM

I had a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B that I used as a media center, running Plex Media Server, connected to a NAS, where the media was stored, and a couple of scripts that would run once an hour (CRON jobs)....
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rsync always causes remote source raspberry to freeze

When I pass an rsync command from the destination machine (WDMyCloud NAS), rsyncing causes the raspberry used as source to freeze before finishing first (or maybe sometimes second, I don't know for ...
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Pi freezes after softPwm

I'm building a robot car as a beginner project with a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. It was easily possible to control the motors with help of the wiringPi library in C. To adjust the speed of my car I want ...
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RPi3B crashes randomly

Help needed with this, I've run out of ideas. My RPi3 crashes randomly. - Power supply 2.0A - nothing connected to GPIOs - HDMI, USB mouse, USB-keyboard and LAN are connected - SD card is Sandisk ...
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How to reinstall python3 from binaries?

One of my RPis has a problem with python3: root@sent121:~# python3 Segmentation fault When debugging a print('hello') script I get root@sent121:~# dbg python3 -bash: dbg: command not found root@...
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After several days my Pi's stop being able to launch new processes nor allow SSH connections

We are running raspbian stretch and have our mono based application running fine however we've found that after several days (this can be 2 days it could be 7) that our PI's just hang. Kernel: Linux ...
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Cannot boot into desktop after crashing

Good day all, I am new to the Raspberry Pi. I have just purchased a Raspberry pi 3. I downloaded the Raspbian OS and installed it on a brand new 16GB Kingston microSD card. First time I was ...
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Pi Zero W freezes/crashes/hangs from day 1

I have finally made the step and bought myself a Pi Zero W a few days ago. During the last 10 years or so, I have worked with multiple microcontrollers but never with a Raspberry computer. Hence, I ...
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Raspbian on RPi2 random total freeze since upgrade to stretch

I purchased a Raspberry PI 2 two years ago and installed Raspbian Jessie at the time. I configured several services including nginx/ssh/... with very specific settings so complete OS re-install is ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 Freezes

My Raspberry Pi 3 Model B freezes randomly. This as been going on since I got it, about 4 months ago. It sometimes freezes on reboot causing reboot loops. It freezes on Chromium when all that's open ...
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PiFmRds: Raspbian freezes when I change windows. How do I fix it?

I am running my raspberry pi 3 with a radio station software PiFmRds The program works fine but then when I go to move the window (or any other window) the system freezes and I have to unplug and ...
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Video streaming crashing after an hour

I would like to use a Raspberry Pi Zero to stream video from the camera. I have WiFi and ssh setup, and all works well. However, it appears that after an hour or so, the Raspberry stops streaming ...
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Freeze caused by bluetooth and webcam

My web app has a webcam running using ng-camera(based on webcam.js), and a separate bluetooth sniffer running on node js on the background. After several minutes running, the app and raspberry pi will ...
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Brand new Raspberry Pi, and it keeps crashing

So, I just bought a brand new Raspberry pi for the first time. I followed the instructional videos on their website, and I've got the default OS installed, however, after just a few seconds clicking ...
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Pi rebooting on 1 specific apt-get installation

I am experiencing a very peculiar problem with my Raspberry Pi 3 (model B V1.2), running the latest version of Raspbian (the June 2017 version). Whenever I try to install nginx using apt-get, my Pi ...
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My mono service crashed - how do I figure out what happened?

I wrote a .net 4.0 mono service called snserver.exe and am hosting it on a Raspberry Pi via mono-service. In order to run it, I execute the following line: mono-service -l:/var/supernovaServer/...
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Lightning bolt then system crash. Only red light is on

I was using my pi 3 with the official power supply and compatible keyboard and mouse. I was just using geany like I normally would when the lightning bolt appeared (the sign for overloading the pi) ...
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Troubleshooting a crashes

My Raspberry Pi 3B is constantly crashing and rebooting, roughly every 10 min. Originally I thought it was only on Youtube. But it happens on many websites - hell I hope it doesn't crash before I can ...
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What's causing my Pi to freeze every few days?

I run my Pi headless, it's in my loft monitoring the output from my growatt solar inverter. It runs a cron every 5 mins to update my data, no data no problem as the code handles this. I've stopped ...
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NTP crashes Raspberry Pi

I have a Raspberry Pi 3. I use it as a FTP-server provisionally. Every 2/3 days it crashes because of a problem with the NTP. I have cut the power to reboot it. I have the system logs which show ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 Crashes, ACT light blinking

after a while of my headless Pi being on it usually crashes so that I then have to psychically unplug power. I have noticed that after a crash, red light is gone but the green LED ACT is blinking at a ...
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either memory is defective or SD card is, how can i test?

pi: pi 2 os: respberrian jessie sd: sandisk 64gb when i tried to install xvfb on my pi i started getting strange errors from the os, tried apt-get install -f and apt-get upgrade``` and ``apt-get ...
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Headless Raspbian Jessie 8.0 keeps crashing days apart

I leave my raspberry pi on almost all of the time and hardly ever see it crash, but sometimes, maybe every other day or so, I find that I am unable to SSH into my Pi. I go downstairs and see that the ...
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Schrodingers PI; dead or alive?

last days one of my Pi2 crashed over night. At morning i realized the Pi is down (no response on network, plugged to monitor and keyboard did not give any response) I plug out/in the power supply to ...
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SD card related random freezes

I am using raspberry pi 2 (B+) in a biology lab to do real time tracking of small insects. Basically, we have an python/opencv program that detect positions of animals and saves it in a MySQL db. We ...
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After upgrade to Jessie, crashes when external USB drive is connected

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 which was running successfully with Wheezy. I decided to upgrade to Jessie. When I plug in the external USB drive (LaCie Rugged THB USB 3.0), it crashes. I did an ssh and ...
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RT patch is freezing

I have patched PREEMPT-RT for Raspbian Linux kernel. It works fine for normal operations (web browsing or short time programs) the following is the output of uname -a of my Rapsberry Pi 2 after ...
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Non-crashing web page display?

At my work, I was asked to set up a monitor to display a 6-page slideshow from Zoho Reports. The setup I created works, but poorly, as the browser frequently crashes. I'm not in the office every day, ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 shows grains on display and reboots repeatedly

Raspberry Pi connected to TV via HDMI and powered by 5V, 750 mA adapter shows grains on the display and repeatedly reboots after showing the OS installation options. I have connected the Wi-fi dongle ...
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Crashes under load – how to investigate?

I'm running my RPi B in headless mode, controlling it via SSH (Raspbian). I used to get random crashes under load, until I got a better power supply. Now, I've found the problem has re-surfaced. I'm ...
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Problems with my 24h torrent box project (maybe related with ExFAT)

I recently acquired a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B to make a 24h torrent box. My external HDD is in ExFat (1TB USB3.0 - WD) and after installing the exfat drivers, I began to configure it for my purpose. ...
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Epiphany crashes

I have the Epiphany web browser running 24/7 to display up-to-date weather on a monitor from WeatherUnderground but it keeps on crashing by next morning. I am not sure how to figure out what is ...
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My Raspberry Pi freezes sometimes

So after some help to locate the problem, I found the problem (I hope). Now I need help to fix it. My setup: A Raspberry Pi 2 model B Running owncloud. Open to the world. (nginx) Raspbian. Is fully ...
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My Pi keeps crashing — where should I look?

I know my problem is too vague to solve the root problem. Please help me on my way. My problem I have a Pi setup with owncloud. And a external hard drive with videos on it. It just functions as a NAS....
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Raspbian watchdog fails at boot

I have a raspberry pi 2 with original power supply (5v 2a) from farnell with raspbian. Tried more than 4 sd cards (lexar class 10, kingston class 8, trasncendet class 10) connected to the router via ...
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Raspberry pi2 'freezing' no activity from crontab, no logging and no server activity

I have been running a Raspberry pi 2 as a web server for the last week or two. Unfortunately it seems to totally freeze up and stop working altogether after fairly arbitrary intervals but usually ...
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Segmentation fault caused by libmysqlclient.so or libcofi_rpi.so

Was getting a segmentation fault in a program that has traditionally run fine on most flavors of linux. Running ADB revealed that this seems to be caused by libmysqlclient.so using memcpy incorrectly, ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 boots but crashes after a random amount of time

My RPi2 boots fine, but after some time, which can be anywhere between 15 minutes and 6 hours, it crashes, leaving both the ACT and PWR leds on. My wifi card's led is either off or stuck after the ...