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Questions tagged [minibian]

Independent self-described "minimal raspbian" distribution.

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Ethernet Indicator led on pi 3B+ not glowing

I am a newbie to Raspberry Pi and recently bought Raspberry pi 3 B+. I first downloaded and burn the minibian on sd card as some course suggested minibian. But whenever I connect pi with power, only ...
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Pi Zero with minibian

I have worked with PI 2 and minibian. I have never tried minibian with PI 0 or PI 0 W. I simply want to ask whether i can use minibian on PI 0 or PI 0 W ? Thanks in advance.
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Error installing RPI.gpio

I'm a new enthusiast trying to learn with raspberry pi so I apologize if I don't use the correct programming terms... The problem that i'm having at the moment is that when I try pip install rpi-gpio ...
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What is the fastest/best OS for OpenCV with a Pi 3? [closed]

I am using Raspberry Pi 3 for a surveillance project. In this project I need to use OpenCV 3 with pi camera. When I searched on Internet, some sites say Raspbian is good for this, whilst some say ...
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Raspberry Pi 3: own Wi-Fi network (without internet)

Here I explain better what I would like to do with the Pi. The Raspberry 3 Pi has Minibian installed and serves as a controller for a robot that needs the Wi-Fi connection to work properly. Up to ...
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issue with upgrading Debian Jessie (MINIBIAN distro)

I'm trying to use the MINIBIAN distro as a minimal OS for my raspberry pi 3. Which as far as I know is based on Debian Jessie. I tried to use apt-get upgrade to upgrade my OS, however after I ...
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raspberrypi 3 (minibian): wlan0 doesn't work without eth0 being plugged in to router

I'm customizing my minibian distro and now having hard time to set up two network interfaces: wireless (wlan0) and wired (eth0). I want eth0 to have a static IP (in case I need to connect it to the ...
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WI-FI adapter doesn't work on minibian (RPi1B). What to do?

WiFi-adapter Ralink RT2571MF plugged in Raspberry Pi 1 B. OS Minibian. In minibian working as root. I followed instruction: $ apt-get update $ apt-get install firmware-ralink wpasupplicant iw crda ...
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Getting bluetooth to work on Raspberry Pi 3 after a dist-upgrade

This is really frustrating. Not expecting a definitive answer... but I can hope ;) Just some more troubleshooting ideas would be great. Clearly this has something to do with serial ports. But what???...
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What's the better choice to prevent wear leveling?

I recently asked a question about how to shrink down an image so that it fits onto a very small SD-Card. In both answer and comments people were giving me the advice to not use a SD-Card smaller than ...
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How to update Minibian OS to the latest framework?

As you may know, an update has been recently released for Raspbian Jessie a few days ago. It has nice features, and solves many annoying bugs: https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/another-update-raspbian/...
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Slow Boot: Ethernet Wait

I am using Minibian(lightweight version of Raspbian) and if the Pi is not connected to a network it will wait a whole minute before finishing booting. I noticed that if I commented out lines 3 and 4 ...