Questions tagged [networking]

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

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Remove device history wireless hotspot

I have been using Raspberry pi 3B as a wireless hotspot following this How to use your Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point. I think there is a limit to a number of devices that can be connected to ...
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Utilising a Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point and a webserver

I have followed the official Raspberry Pi documentation's guide to setting up my Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point, with a shared internet connection using the bridge functionality discussed at ...
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How do I download raspberry pi updates to a linux server [on hold]

Relativity new to Raspberry Pi and Linux in general, but essentially I'm trying to create an update repository for my Raspberry Pis via a separate Linux server, how would I go about doing this? On the ...
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Using the Raspberry Pi and OpenVPN

I have had a burning issue with my VPN setup and I am hoping someone will be able to help, or advise. So I currently have a DD-WRT router with an OpenVPN client setup serving my devices. However the ...
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Can I use r/pi to bridge two networks and provide access to a printer on one of them?

I'd like to provide access to a network printer on network A to users on network B. I'm only interested in forwarding print jobs to the printer from network B to network A (not the other way around). ...
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Raspberry pi camera send by 3G usb key

I have a Raspberry pi 3 with a connected EG usb key on it. The communication is established and works well. In an other part, i have configured my Raspberry with a pi-camera. I can see in local ...
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Why do the USB ports and Ethernet port share the same controller?

It is my understanding that the USB ports on the Pi share the same controller as the Ethernet port. This means if one was to use the Pi as a NAS, data transfer over the network would be restricted, ...
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WiFi AP on off toggle

I'm building a Raspberry PI system for my boat based around OpenPlotter (using Raspbian). Part of it is looking for ways to conserve power. I have a Wi-Fi AP enable that allows my to use the RPi ...
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Automatic mounting of NAS drive fails

I have set-up my RPi to automatically mount a NAS drive. My /etc/fstab file looks like: proc /proc proc defaults 0 0 /dev/mmcblk0p5 /boot vfat ...
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Running subprocess in a service not working?

I have made a systemd service in Raspberry Pi with Jessy OS and it is given by. /etc/systemd/system/caportal.service [Unit] Description=captive portal automation [Service] Type=simple ExecStart=/...
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Can't ping or connect to Raspberry Pi on same Wi-Fi network

I have a Raspberry Pi 3 web server connected to a Wi-Fi network and Windows 10 PC connected to that same network. From the PC, I cannot connect to the pi server or use SSH, however, if I connect the ...
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I can't connect to windows samba network using Raspbian and Pi-Top OS Polaris

I have a Raspberry Pi 3B+ running Raspbian, and a Pi-Top with another Raspberry Pi 3B+ running Pi-Top OS Polaris (which is mostly Raspbian). My issue is that they can't see nor connect to any of the ...
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Attaching second raspberry pi to a USB hub already connected to a Pi

What would happen if I attach a raspberry pi (A) to a USB hub for power which is already connected to a second raspberry pi (B) powered by an adapter (but connects to devices such as HDD, keyboard etc ...
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Stretch - static ip not working on boot

I have a pi working as a pihole that is also working as my dhcp server as my router doesn't allow setting alternate DNS servers, the DHCP server in my router is disabled. I had previously configured ...
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Connect Philips Hue Bridge 2 via Raspi to Wifi

Is there a possibility to connect my Hue Bridge to a wifi network through my Raspberry Pi 3 B+ with Raspbian Stretch Lite. I live in an apartment compound with a separate wifi network provided to ...
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cannot ping link-local address from other subnet when defaut gateway route is seted

i have a problem with my route table i dont know why it doesnt work. I have two test cases, i did draw a network map for each case. currently i cant resolv the goal. testcase-1 network map ...
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Two raspberry pi with wifi communication and pc with wifi or ethernet network

I want to setup a network between two raspberry Pi and a pc. The Pi's should use Wi-Fi to communicate with each other, and for the pc it doesn't matter if it's with an ethernet cable or over Wi-Fi. I ...
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Raspberry Pi share ppp0 via USB

I have the following setup: Raspberry Pi 3 Sixfab 3G/4G Base Shield v2 Queltec UC20 I have connection to the internet over ppp0 interface but now I want to connect the Instantel Micromate sensor to ...
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Advice Ad-Blocking+DNS over TLS+Hiding IP on LAN with Raspberry Pi

In order to prevent to block adds and prevent my ISP from knowing the sites I visit for all the devices in my local network (two desktops & a raspberry connected to the modem-router via wire + a ...
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Use RPi Zero W as a Pure Wireless Router [duplicate]

I want to use a RPi Zero W as a completely wireless router. The built-in wireless device (wlan0) will be used to provide a local wireless network, and a secondary usb wireless device (wlan1) will be ...
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Raspbery Pi Zero W weird delay after sitting idle for 10 minutes

I am SSHed into the Pi using PuTTY on a Windows computer. Everything works fine as expected but if I don't do anything on the Pi for roughly 5-10 minutes and then come back to it there is some weird ...
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Wifi disconnecting on Raspbian Stretch Lite?

I've got an old RPi 1 Model B, that I'm trying to use as a Wake-On-LAN server. I've got it connected to Wifi with a DWA-171 USB/WiFi dongle and these drivers (the link contains a script that installs ...
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Pi using a random MAC address after every reboot. How do I stop this behavior?

Recently, after I ran apt-get upgrade, my Pi 3 running Raspbian Jessie started using a random MAC address on eth0 after every reboot. I'm pretty sure this has something to do with the upgrade since I ...
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VNC Client on Raspberry PI Zero

I need to use VNC Client on Raspberry PI Zero. It doesn't have network interfaces, so I probably need to connect Raspberry via mini-usb to my Android phone. How to configure such network (via USB)? ...
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Ethernet & WiFi Pi3b+

I have a raspberry pi 3b+ which I want to connect to two seperate networks. I have an existing ethernet connection which works fine, and i am able to SSH/VNC to the pi over this network. I have ...
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problem with name domain resolution (I believe)

The problem is I can ping for example google's ip address but not the domain name (browsing to google.com works as well) sudo apt-get update gives the following : 0% [Connecting to mirrordirector....
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Connecting to raspberry pi to set up wireless access point

I am using the following link :https://thepi.io/how-to-use-your-raspberry-pi-as-a-wireless-access-point/ to set up my raspberry pi to act like a wireless router. So far I have installed raspbian on a ...
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How to prevent a USB 3g modem from changing current interface

I setup a Raspbx installation on a Raspberry 3 but i'm having a strange problem. I connected the RP to wifi by default, and set up my /etc/network/interfaces like this: source-directory /etc/network/...
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RP3 as Nodered+Deluge server and Nginx configuration

I'm running RP3 as Nodered and Deluge (torrent) server, by default I can access Nodered via http://host_ip:1880 and Deluge via http://host_ip:8112 but now I installed Nginx (I'm newbie with it) then ...
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User friendly interface to network settings

Right now, my team plans to deliver configured Raspberry Pi machines to our clients' homes so we can ssh to them. The only problem is that we don't have their home Wi-Fi SSID and password until we get ...
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Not able to connect Raspberry to laptop

I'm trying to connect my laptop to my Raspberry PI with just a LAN cable and without a router because I don't have one. So I just configured a static IP in both the devices and tried to setup a ...
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How do I find the IP address of my Raspberry Pi 3B+

I don't have a HDMI screen, nor do I have access to the router. From what Ive been told, it has Kali installed. I am connecting the Raspb directly to the computer with a Ethernet cable. I have tried ...
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How to set up Pi3 as access point without creating new subnet and without using bridge

I have a Pi3 with eth0 and wlan0 interfaces. It's plugged into router via Ethernet. would like to set it up as a wireless AP. The solutions available usually set up a new subnet. I don't want that. It ...
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remote control for XBMC and transmission

I have raspberry pi 3 B and i have installed there XMBC (Kodi) and Transmission (torrent-client). So i have a trouble here: Few days ago i have changed my provider. Now i have a router, which ...
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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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How can I set my up to be WiFi AND ethernet router simultaneously?

I want to use my Pi as a fully fledged wifi and ethernet router. I'll connect an external modem/phone with tethering to it and want to share that internet connection with all devices connected to the ...
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No route to host problem

When I attempt to connect via SSH from the Pi (client) to another machine (server) on a port other than 22 I get a "No route to host" error message: Successful SSH pi@raspberrypi:/opt/pihole $ ssh ...
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Rasberry Pi - network boot with old router

I apologize in advance if this is a stupid question, but I really don't have a good background knowledge about networking. I did try to google all this stuff, but I simply couldn't find anything ...
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Share internet connection with mulitple Pi's

Let me first start by saying I am very new to this stuff, only about a week into looking at all the options out there. From what I have found Raspberry Pi will be what I need for a project and I know ...
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Howto migrate from networking to systemd-networkd with dynamic failover

Systemd's systemd-networking can be used to replace the existing networking system on Raspbian. How does it work with Raspbian on a Raspberry Pi 3 and its two interfaces for ethernet and wlan? Can I ...
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Can't install apache

I can't download apache2 and php5: sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 Gives me the error "Failed to fetch [URL] 404 Not Found". The raspberry is connected via ethernet to my ...
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Simultaneous dual networks (LAN + Wifi) setup

I am in the middle of setting up my home automation system with my Raspberry Pi (3B+), and I have a question regarding networking. My Raspberry is running the Rasbian Lite derivative called ...
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How to get all near WIFI SSIDs in raspbian?

I know in Ubuntu we have nmcli dev wifi to see a list of near SSIDs. But this command seems not exist in raspbian. Is there an alternative way?
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Use raspberry pi like a terminal

I am not sure if this is possible or useful but I thought I would ask anyway. I am thinking of getting a new desktop and I wanted to have it set up in my room. I was thinking it would be cool to set ...
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Networking restart not working?

In My raspberry Pi wifi is connected to my home wifi and eth0 is assigned with a static ip address. It act as a router between wlan0 and eth0. Raspberry pi get internet through the wifi. After ...
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Remote access using reverse ssh tunnel, without port forwarding

I am trying to setup a remote connection (from anywhere in the world not just locally) to my Raspberry Pi 3. I want to do so without port forwarding, and without third party service (such as Weaved, ...
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Serial to telnet - in reverse

Most people want to telnet into a Raspberry pi and use the serial ports to connect to something else. They want the Raspberry to be the telnet server. But I want the Raspberry pi to be a telnet ...
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Reconnecting raspberry pi to network while booted unplugged

So, I have my raspberry pi running Raspbian 9 configured using a static IP address for both WLAN0 and ETH0. Both work if I boot with an ethernet-cable plugged in. But, in certain situations, it ...
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Access Raspberry pi jenkins server over the internet

I have managed to setup up a working Jenkins server on my raspberry pi 2. The Pi has an IP address through a LAN cable connected into the wall. I cannot however access the Jenkins server from my ...
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How to connect multiple Pi Zero ethernet gadgets to a Pi 2?

I followed this guide to turn my Raspberry Pi Zeroes into ethernet gadgets and I did not change anything in the /etc/network/interfaces or /etc/dhcpcd.conf files. All of the SD cards were fresh ...