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Questions about home networks, internet, repository issues or anything else regarding networks.

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Routing traffic with 2 VPN Gateways on RaspberryPi

I'm using Raspberry Pi to run OpenVPN client. I have 2 client connectios set up, using interfaces tun0 tun1 The raspberry pi uses interface eth0 to connect to the internet. Then I have USB ...
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Raspberry Pi 4 no wifi after update && upgrade

I am new to Raspberry Pi and Linux. I followed all the setup guides and have a 4" touchscreen with a case. I downloaded MPI4008-4.0inch-2019-07-10-raspbian-buster.img and flashed it to SD. I had to ...
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Wifi connects but no internet access on Raspberry Pi 4

I can connect my Raspberry Pi 4 to my wifi, but I can't seem to access the internet. I can ping machines on the network, and I can ping (and even VNC into) the Pi from network machines. However, I can'...
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Starting hostapd with script, interference from dhcpd

I'm trying to write a script that starts hostapd when called, but I don't manage to get rid of the dhcp client process: echo 'stopping wpa supplicant' systemctl stop wpa_supplicant.service sudo ...
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Raspberry pi 3 B with Buster can't be pinged, wlan0 stuck in DORMANT

I'm trying to use the built-in wifi on my pi. I upgraded the OS on my Raspberry pi 3 B from Jessie to Buster. Since the upgrade, I haven't been able to ping my pi. I noticed that ip link showed wlan0 ...
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Configure Raspberry Pi Stretch Network for AdHoc and Local Wifi

I am trying to connect a network of Pi's using an AdHoc network and OLSRd. However, I do not want to have to change the wifi settings each time that I need to install a package. My solution was to ...
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Raspberry Pi 4 B stopped being detected over network

I am using a Raspberry Pi 4 B. The network suddenly stopped detecting the pi. I tried using IP scanner, my router page and even gave a static address to my pi but my pi is not being detected. I ...
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PI static LAN IP weird behavior (going to DHCP)

After many tries, I decided to simplify my problem. I am running W10 on my laptop and Raspbian on my PI2, on which is only connected a USB Wifi dongle. The laptop lan IP is static and set to 192.168.2....
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Independent light board PI [closed]

Is there a way to connect and or program an LED light board to be independent of the raspberry pi? I'm talking about almost like a sign that does not have to be connected to the Pi to function.
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Share 4G USB Internet on Raspberry Pi 4 over WiFi and Ethernet

I've already set up my RPi 4 as a hotspot using dnsmasq and hostapd, using a USB 4G modem to connect to the internet. This is working as expected, I'm able to connect other devices to it and get ...
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Openmediavault Ststic Ip issue

I have strange issue with OMV installed in my raspberry Pi 3B+. I have setup a static IP 192.168.1.50 through Network->Interfaces page and it works fine. Problem starts if I reboot my Fiber Optic DBC ...
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Prevent fallback from static IP to autoconf address [closed]

I considered asking under Unix but since this stems from using a Pi0 in ethernet gadget mode... I'm having difficulty with static IP assignments. The downstream computer is a Raspberry Pi Zero ...
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How to configure a wifi router and a Raspberry Pi for IOT devices

I'm building some IOT devices that I want to be able to access from my local network and possibly from outside my home as well. I want to connect my devices to a Raspberry Pi because my IOT devices ...
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Using Pi to bridge two networks through SSH tunnel

TLDR: How to route SQL traffic through a reverse VPN tunnel on a Win10 client to an outside network. I'm hoping I can get some clear advice / tips on this desired setup. I'm looking to access an MS ...
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Scan and label mac addresses on local network with web interface (similar to fing)

I really like the fing app on android (app that brute force scans all ips on the local network then port scans to see what services are active) and I was wondering if there was something similar that ...
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Pi Zero W Wifi network connection issues

I have a Raspberry Pi Zero W project that needs a network connection for some of its functionality. The device normally does not have a keyboard and display attached, as it's operated by hardware ...
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Link to HTML-File on Raspberry Pi running openHAB

On the Raspberry Pi, I have an html-file which I can view when directly logged into the Raspberry Pi. The page is shown on a display that is directly connected to the Raspberry Pi. Now I want to ...
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Using Pi as a web server locally - how to set up pages after nginx install?

I have just followed the Setting up an NGINX web server on a Raspberry Pi tutorial on the RPi Site. Now, I'm going to follow a tutorial on setting up say a Django webpage. What I'm not clear on and ...
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Mount AirPort Time Capsule - Raspberry Pi 2

I've got a Raspberry Pi 2 on which I run Plex Media Server. Now I want to mount my AirPort Time Capsule, where I save all the movies and tv shows, to my raspberry Pi 2. Then I should be able to ...
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USB WiFi dongle ad-hoc criteria

I'm trying to setup an ad-hoc network (intranet-only, no internet) of RPi4s (Buster 2019-09-26) using dongles with detachable antennas. I can successfully setup ad-hoc modes on the internal WiFi (...
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Pi Zero W Wifi repeater with OpenVPN

Im trying to setup a Pi Zero W as a wifi repeater with openVPN without using a USB wifi dongle, as a tiny travel router. I tried using this tutorial - by @ingo raspberry-pi-zero-w-as-a-wifi-repeater ...
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Reverse Tether: Sharing Raspberry pi's Internet connection to Android via Bluetooth or USB

I've seen a bunch of stuff where a phone provides internet to pi, but I was wondering the feasibility of the other way around, where the pi is connected via Bluetooth (or USB) to an android device ...
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dhcpcd and dnsmasq in same Pi

I have a Pi 3 running stretch which uses dhcpcd to configure its one network interface, eth0. But it also acts as the dhcp server for my LAN, courtesy of dnsmasq. The dhcpcd.conf file spells out ...
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How to configure Ubuntu 19.10 Raspberry Pi 4 wifi to automatically connect?

How do I configure wifi to automatically without rebooting? For example, like phone, when my phone detect wifi that has connected, it connect the wifi network automatically without reboot and any ...
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WIFI USB adapter not detected RPi 3b after reboot

I'm using builtin WIFI adapter 802.11n Wireless LAN. ifup wlan0 shows: wpa_supplicant: /sbin/wpa_supplicant daemon failed to start run-parts: /etc/network/if-pre-up.d/wpasupplicant exited with ...
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Broadcom 43455 WiFi adapter problems

Raspberry Pi3 B+ running Raspbian Stretch 2018-03-13 Broadcom 43455 WiFi adapter connects to network but won't pass any traffic. If I connect an Asus dongle, that works perfectly once I turn off ...
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how do I network two or more computers with systemd

Background: Linux is moving inexorably toward systemd for better or worse, and the challenge here is to create a local area network of two or more raspberry pis, and give them all access to the ...
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Dynamic network failover prioritize wifi over ethernet

I followed the steps to create a dynamic network failover from @Ingo (Dynamic failover setup on my Raspberry Pi 3 running on Debian Buster. I can see that under the bonding status, the currently ...
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How to broadcast command across network?

I have an Apache server running on one Pi and also hosts a PHP script that gives the Raspistill command to take a photo. After running through the problems of permissions, I finally got the Pi to take ...
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Raspberry Pi3 Jessie will not reconnect after ethernet cable re-plugged

My Pi3 running Jessie loses connectivity after unplugging and plugging back the ethernet cable. It's literally driving me crazy. Hope you could shed some light here. Wifi is disabled in /boot/config ...
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Connecting Raspberry Pi Zeros over Ethernet

I'm attempting to set up a simple network made up of two raspberry pi zeros, one with wifi to access over ssh by another computer and then communication between the two pis using Ethernet. To set up ...
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ssh via USB while wifi is enabled and working (Pi zero W)

Is it possible to connect to the "Pi zero W" via usb-network, while wifi connection is already set up and working? My observation: 1.) initial Pi Zero W setup. Pi is attached to the notebook (OS: ...
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Raspberry Pi error when connecting to Firebase

When I tried from firebase import firebase running in the Python 3 (IDLE) and Thonny Python IDE, it gives an error likes this at the first line: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/home/pi/...
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No wireless interfaces found

I am currently trying to connect my Raspberry Pi 3 to Wifi, but the UI is telling me "No wireless interface found". Here is my ifconfig : eth0: flags=4163<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu ...
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Cant access my raspi web-server from outside my local network

So I've been working on this problem for days now. I have the needed ports forwarded plus more opened just in case, I've tried changing ports.conf to listen to a different port for testing and still ...
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Connect to a proxy server but only from specific interface (eth0)

I want to connect my Raspberry Pi to the university network. I was successful to connect it to eduroam (WLAN). Some times I would also like to access the universities network over LAN. For doing so, I ...
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Network interfaces boot order priority

Is there any way to set priority of network interfaces at bootup? auto lo iface lo inet loopback #iface eth0 inet manual auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.10.1 netmask 255....
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Cannot connect to a DHCP server

I am trying to set up an ad-hoc network of Pis (not connected to the Internet). I am able to ping and ssh among the Pis by changing the /etc/network/interfaces file by adding the lines to each Pi by ...
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Windows 7 drops connection to shared folder on Raspberry Pi

Start Edit I'm connecting the Pi directly to my PC with an ethernet cable. End Edit I'm trying to share a folder that's on a Raspberry Pi (running Jessie Lite) with my laptop (running Windows 7) so ...
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Set static IP and default gateway using Python script

I'm creating a network testing tool (educational project) at work which is to be used by non technical staff. I have created a simple GUI with buttons for preconfigured IP addresses, of which I can ...
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Cannot get IP address. Cannot access /etc/network/interfaces

This is the first time I use my Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Lite. Both my PC and the Rasp are on the same WPA2-personal network. I am trying to get an IP address for the Raspberry in order to SSH ...
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Is it possible to access an Android Phone's volume permission and control it with RaspberryPi?

I want to have a wireless network using RaspberryPi where it connects with an Android phone, accesses its volume permission and turns it down. Any inputs on how to go about this?
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Cannot connect to Ad-Hoc Wifi

I am attempting to set up a Ad-Hoc Wifi network of multiple PIs , none of them are supposed to be connected to the Internet. I could configure one of the PIs to act as a Ad Hoc Wifi device which ...
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Hostname on router and pi do not match

I'm trying to make an easy headless install image using this -> https://github.com/nmcclain/raspberian-firstboot I've included raspi-config nonint do_hostname myhostname in the firstboot.sh script....
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Configure my Raspberry Pi 4 B to become a Tor-powered Hotspot

I want to be able to connect from my computer to my pi to automatically connect to tor. This would entail that when I can technically use Tor from any browser on my computer. I have tried methods ...
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How to configure raspberry pi as wireless router and web server at the same time?

I configured my raspberry pi as a wireless access point with a bridge between eth0 and wlan using this tutorial but now I can't access it. I'm not quite good with networking, but I think it doesn't ...
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Wifi cuts out after a few hours, have to restart Pi

I intend to keep an SSH and a Minecraft server up 24/7 (with the exception of the monthly server update). My only problem is, the wifi just stops working after a few hours so I'll have to manually ...
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How to fix ssh connection that's been broken by dhcpcd service

I'm accessing my Pi Zero W over ssh and I recently wanted to assign it an own network (I want it to host a webserver in it's own private network). I tried following this tutorial (unfortunately it's ...
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Pi can't find Wifi Dongle Upon Turning On/ Rebooting/Ifup

I'm having lots of trouble getting my Raspberry Pi wlan*'s to work. I already have several Raspberry Pi 2's that work perfectly with the exact arrangement I'm about to describe, but this one I just ...
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Wifi disconnects when a new network adapter is activated

I have installed debian on a raspberry pi using berryboot. Berryboot is setup to copy wpa_supplicant config to main OS and enable wpa_supplicant on boot when the OS is first installed to my knowledge. ...