Questions tagged [ethernet]

Ethernet is a family of wired computer networking technologies for local area networks (LANs).

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Why are static IP Addresses in Raspberry Pis frowned upon?

I was doing some searching to find out how to manually specify the IP address in my Raspberry Pis because like everything else on the Pi/Linux I could not use intuition or experience to figure it out. ...
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Can I SSH into my pi via a USB-to-USB connection with my laptop?

My laptop does not have a built-in ethernet port because it is new so I used to SSH with my pi via a USB-ethernet adapter but I recently went to Russia and forgot the adapter in the US and since I am ...
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No internet with pi directly connected to Mac OSX

I've set up a direct ethernet connection with between PI (192.168.2.2) and my imac (192.168.2.1). I can connect ok to the pi via ssh, but I am unable to connect to the internet from the Pi. I've ...
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Pi Ethernet to USB router

My company has given me a project where I need to provide internet access to a PC via a USB cable connected to the RPi (Model B), which in turn is connected to the router via Ethernet. I have in my ...
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ethernet internet connection stopped working

I had been using mac wireless to share internet access with my raspberry pi2 via a usb modem's ethernet connection: wifi --> mac (wireless!) mac --> insignia usb modem (direct usb connection to mac) ...
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Problem with QinHeng CH9200 driver - Pi 2 (4.1.7-v7+)

English is not my native language so please be patient. I'm using a Rasp and the Ethernet port is already taken, so we bought a USB2.0 to Fast Ethernet Adapter, like this one: https://www....
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Is there a way to disable the LAN9512 on Raspberry Pi 2?

I've seen articles describing how to disable LAN on the RPi 1 Model B. But it's not working on my RPi 2 Model B. According to Disable LAN9512 the command is supposed to be: echo 0x0 > /sys/devices/...
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Raspberry pi direct connect over ethernet

Simplified: I been wondering on how to connect my Macbook and Raspberry Pi together over ethernet ( I do not have access to a crossover atm). I've set up, on the Pi side, by typing sudo ip add *...
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Raspberry Pi did not autoconnect to ethernet

So I do not have a monitor. I just put the raspbian image onto the microsd card using the instructions from https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/linux.md. When I ...
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Check if ethernet port has died

I was successfully using my rPi2B until I ran a full update of the software and firmware on the Volumio 1.55 image. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo rpi-update This caused some issues ...
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Direct SSH from Mac to Raspberry Pi on its own wifi

I'm as new as possible to Raspberry Pi, and I'd like to configure the following: My Raspberry Pi connected directly to my Mac via an Ethernet (or other) cable, so that I can setup and run the RP ...
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Pairing my Raspberry Pi with my Mac

I'm as new as possible to Raspberry Pi, and I'd like to configure the following: My Raspberry Pi connected directly to my Mac via an Ethernet cable, so that I can setup and run the RP entirely from ...
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Pi Zero: Any way to solder on an Ethernet Port?

I was wondering if it's possible to solder on an ethernet port. Having a OTG USB to Ethernet is a bit bulky. What I'm trying to do is fit a Raspberry Pi inside my MacBook, and then solder the ...
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Raspberry Pi Zero with Ethernet Over HDMI

The new Raspberry Pi Zero doesn't have any kind of wired Ethernet connection. Has anyone have tested if Ethernet over HDMI works? I did not find any info in the web or even what version of HDMI the ...
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What's the cheapest way to get network connectivity to the Pi Zero?

Since the Pi Zero doesn't come with an Ethernet port, I'm wondering what is the cheapest way to get reasonably fast network connectivity to the device? UPDATE By "network connectivity" I mean ...
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SSID retrieving in raspberry

I'm trying to get my network's ESSID with iwgetid command, but it does not work, either if I use: iwgetid or iwgetid eth0 It displays .... nothing ... any idea what is going on? Edit: Thanks to ...
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How do I make a fast NAS setup using the PI and a Mybooklive?

I have a mybooklive and although it has a lot of storage it comes with a slow cpu and just 256mb of ram. I was wondering if adding a PI in the mix would give me more speed. I mounted the NAS and I ...
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How to know if network interface is in dhcp or static ip using command line?

Using one or two command line, how do we know a particular network interface (e.g eth0) is connecting using dhcp or static ip? can we do this using similar commands like sudo cat?
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When raspberry pi is connected via ethernet cable and wifi?

I recently noticed when I connect my RaspberryPi via Ethernet cable and WiFi, there were two IP addresses assigned to it. Questions: Is it some kind of error or It works that way? Is it possible to ...
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Raspberry Pi Tor router without WLAN

I have Raspberry Pi 1 model B+ with Raspbian 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 ...
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Setting up Raspberry Pi to share an ethernet connection

At my college in order to play a gaming console on the internet you have to have an ethernet cable go into your computer then back out and into the console. The documentation for setting this up on ...
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WiFi drops out when I remove ethernet cable

When the Ethernet cable is plugged in, WiFi works just perfectly. I can SSH and HTTP into the pi. However, when I remove the Ethernet cable, the WiFi drops out. The Gui shows that there are no WiFi ...
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Router not recognising Raspberry Pi 2 B

I'ver never worked with any Raspberry model before and now one of my university courses requires me to. Since I don't have any spare peripheral devices to connect the raspberry to I'm trying to access ...
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Connected to internet via WIFI but not with Ethernet

I'm connecting my pi via ethernet to my router and is assigned an IP address (via static DHCP) but I'm unable to connect to any outside network. The strange thing is I can also connect via WIFI dongle ...
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Local network between two RPis?

I am purchasing another RPi because my original is broken, but not entirely, so I would like to chain them together via and ethernet cable. Each Pi will also have access to the internet via wifi, but ...
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Raspberry Pi is *sometimes* unreachable via the network

I'm using my RPi as a flight controller in a Quadcopter project, when I'm at home the raspberry pi boots up fine and I'm able to connect my MacBook via Ethernet directly to the RPi and ssh in via its ...
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Magplug substitutes for PI2 PoE adaptation

I am attempting the find the best solution for PoEing the Pi2, and this post How do I modify my Raspberry Pi to be powered over PoE? was extremely helpful. [I am trying to create a single box, ...
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Replacing damaged ethernet port

The ethernet port on my Raspberry Pi 2 is damaged, can it be replaced?
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Raspberry Pi Ethernet connection

I've been using my raspberry pi through Ethernet connection normally. I am powering it through microUSB via my laptop's USB port. Everything was working normally until I installed a new version of gcc ...
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Wifi dongle for internet and Ethernet for SSH to Raspberry Pi

I am not able to connect to wireless networks for internet using wifi dongle in my raspberry pi. I connect PI to Desktop using ethernet for SSH. I modified interfaces file and wpa-supplicant.conf file ...
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Unable to connect pi to windows laptop

I'm trying to connect the Pi to my Windows-based laptop. I'm following these instructions. I don't see the 192.137 interface. I have already rebooted the laptop. What else should I do?
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Bridge eth0 and eth1 and run dnsmasq

I have a RaspberryPi along with a USB to Ethernet adapter (eth1). I want to bridge eth0 and eth1 and create a br0 interface. I want to devices connected to eth1 receive their DNS (dnsmasq) ...
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Pi is connected to laptop via ethernet cable, but ifconfig is showing only l0 and eth0 , not wlan0?

I am connecting a Raspberry Pi with laptop via Ethernet cable, and I am able to do SSH by PuTTY and Xming. If I do ifconfig in the pi's command line interface, it shows only l0 and eth0, no wlan0. In ...
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Use ethernet instead of wifi for Samba

I just set up an Ubuntu server this afternoon and configured samba. I got it working and with Wifi and ethernet connected to my MacBook from that Ubuntu computer I got crazy fast speeds because it was ...
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Can not Headlessly connect to Pi through LAN without wifi and internet sharing

this is the tutorial I've been following I can not SSH into my Pi unless the wifi on my laptop (MBP) is on and internet sharing is enabled. I have my laptop set to a manual LAN address of 192.168.2....
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Wifi shared through ethernet cable [Ubuntu]

I have a laptop connected to wifi. I would like to connect my Raspberry Pi to it with an ethernet cable and have access to internet thanks to the laptop connection. I have found a lot of partial ...
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Connecting to laptop wifi via ethernet

I have been trying to connect my pi to the internet for many hours now and to no avail. (I am on Windows 8.1) I have went through many tutorials, so far I have tried: Turning my wifi internet ...
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I can't SSH or connect my Pi via Ethernet

So I'm running an Ethernet cable from my Mac to my Pi, network sharing is enabled on my Mac. Here's what my setup looks like So I head over to my Pi and try ping google.com, I get ping: unknown ...
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Ethernet not working on Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B+ or B) running latest version of Raspbian

Today I was in the office using the corporate ethernet there with my Raspberry Pi, and it was working very smoothly. I was even able to tinker with some SSH and VNC connections and use the browser, ...
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How to setting up wlan0 that automatically turn on when eth0 is switched off?

I'm connect to raspberry Pi2 via eth0 (ssh) and I need to configure wlan0 so that when I unplug the cable from eth0 wlan0 automatically turn on. How can I do? Is there a possibility to have eth0 and ...
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SSH to raspberry Pi with Ethernet connection through wifi

I have one internet stick (wifi dongle). Can I set my Pi and computer up in a way that when I connect my Pi to my computer through an Ethernet connection, I can remotely connect to the Pi with the ...
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How to configure pi to preferentially choose network adapter on startup on Raspbian?

Overview One of the systems I am currently developing involves connecting a lot of Pis (>40) to a network and then interfacing with them simultaneously from a single host machine on the network using ...
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SSH to RPI using android hotspot and PC

I'm trying to SSH into my pi but I don't have a wifi router in the area but I do have cell data. I've been working on giving the laptop internet access via usb tethering to my phone or having the ...
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Power and Internet over a 15m distance

I'm planning to put my pi in a bird box at the end of the garden. The distance is 15m away from the nearest power source and the router. What is the best way of getting power and Internet to it? ...
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Realtek RTL8153 Ethernet Doesn't work on Arch Linux

I'm trying to use one of these to boost my networking speed on a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. Arch Linux ARM correctly detects the USB hub, but fails to detect the Ethernet port. ifconfig does not show ...
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How to configure my raspberry pi to connect to network?

I need my raspberry pi to connect to the network so I can be able to install certain packages into it. I went through this tutorial. I made the following changes to the network settings of the Pi. ...
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Cannot connect to wifi using wicd-curses

I have just recently purchased a raspberry pi 2 the GUI interface is very different from my other raspberry pi b+ i have successfully connected my other raspberry pi to the internet using the ...
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Ethernet and wifi together

I am trying to connect a web power switch v7 to rpi through the ethernet jack, and then connect the rpi to the internet through usb wifi. I looked at several QA, including this well voted one: ...
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RaspberryPi (Rasbian) name resolution does not work in a non-internet network

My raspberrypi (Raspberry Pi 2, Model B) has a network name (raspberrypi). I did not do any changes on the network configuration. When I connect the Pi to a network that has internet connection, I ...
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Won't renew ethernet connection after rebooting modem

I have my Pi directly connected to my modem via ethernet. However the modem craps out every now and then, requiring a hard reboot with the power cable. But the Pi doesn't renew its connection like my ...