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Questions tagged [networking]

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

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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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Setting up Wifi direct (wifi p2p) and DHCP server

So I have a fresh pi zero w up and running raspbian stretch lite. How can I enable Wifi direct/p2p where the Pi is GO and where it has a static ip i can connect to, and install/configure a DHCP ...
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Using RPI3 as a wifi gateway to connect eth cable only devices to home wifi network

Not exactly sure what type of configuration this is called (wifi ap, wifi gateway, wifi bridge?) Basically, I want to use RPi3's wlan0 which is connected to home wifi network (10.0.0.x) to connect a ...
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Make ifplugd available again since Raspbian Stretch

On networking I often need to know when a connection is complete established with an ip address or if it gets down. In the past this was done with the classic daemon ifplugd. The Debian package for it ...
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Proper configuration of /etc/network/interfaces

I'm trying to make my Raspberry Pi into Wifi access point, where the internet connection is provided by Android device attached to it. I'm trying to achieve this by mildly configuring this guide, and ...
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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. ...
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Cannot SSH from pi zero to pi zero over OTG USB

I am running Raspbian Stretch Lite Linux testpi1 4.14.98+ #1200 Tue Feb 12 20:11:02 GMT 2019 armv6l GNU/Linux I am able to SSH to my pi zero over the OTG USB cable as many guides online have ...
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Force eth0.0 route to eth0?

If I have PiA and PiB, its fairly simple to make PiA a gateway for PiB by setting the 'static routers=PiA' on PiB in /etc/dhcpcd.conf But what if I want/need to set up two IP addresses on a Pi and ...
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Dalsa Genie GigE vision camera for Raspberry Pi

I am setting up a camera with my Raspberry Pi to test an optical layout on a high altitude balloon mission. I am using a Raspberry Pi model B. The camera will be required to take a still photo every ...
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Connecting the Pi to multiple WiFi networks simultaneously

I have completed the official guide on setting up a Raspberry Pi as an access point in a standalone network (NAT), and it works, but I can't join other networks. I want my Raspberry Pi to act as an ...
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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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Unable to connect R Pi to PC via Filezilla or Putty

I'm having a similar issue from other posts but couldn't find answers, so Im asking it again. Neither Putty nor Filezilla can connect to R Pi. I already enabled SSH via raspi-config. I also created an ...
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Raspbian Lite strech 4.19.40-v7+ on Pi 3+ eth0 not added to bridge on boot

After following "thousands" of guides I'm about to giving up on it. Intended setup: wifi access point with builtin wlan of Pi3. So a bridge of eth0 and wlan0. interface names are eth0 and wlan0 (...
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Routing network through 3 interfaces

I got a Raspberry Pi 3 which I haven't used in a while, and have decided to boot it up with its built-in wifi card as its own Hotspot, and the official Raspberry Pi Wifi Dongle as an interface to my ...
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Configuring Raspberry pi as Router, Wifi and Ethernet Bridge

my current configuration is as follows: I recieve Internet from the house I live in. It comes via Ethernet and has a DHCP running. The Problem is, that it is MAC-Adress limited to one device. ...
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BerryBoot will not connect to any wifi network

Trying to get berryboot on my Pi 3B to connect to my WiFi has been a PITA. When connecting it says "connecting" for a few seconds and then errors with Error connecting or obtaining IP-address. Check ...
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Hotel WiFi to Ethernet Bridge

I am going to be staying in a hotel in the future, and I need to be able to use Ethernet devices there. The hotel provides free WiFi, however it has no way of providing Ethernet. I have the idea of ...
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daisy chain ethernet connection with other pi's

Is it possible to daisy chain the ethernet connection between pi's Internet/ethernet in to pi #1 then share this internet connection with pi #2 via usb to ethernet adapter? or otherwise?
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Independent Eth and Wlan both with DHCP giving access to Pi without bridging

I have Motion running on my Pi. I want to be able to access the Motion interface/feed (hosted on <pi ip>:8081) to be accessible both via WiFi and via Ethernet with a static address and DHCP for ...
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Access point with 2 Internet connections. Switching interfaces problem

I have: Raspi 3b+ 1st internet connection on eth0 through built in adapter 2nd internet connection on eth1 through a USB-dongle I followed the official manual and the AP is running just fine. What ...
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Setting up the Raspberry Pi as a client on a sever

I'm attempting to give my Raspberry Pi a static IP address on an ethernet network that I am controlling from a Windows machine. I want to be able to send my PI UDP packets directly from my server via ...
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Local DNSMasq .local domain problem

I have a problem with name resolution on one of my Pis. I have set my router to start dnsmasq with LAN domain local. Other systems except this Pi can ping host.local addresses just fine. I installed ...
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Why does my pi using Cups print test pages fine, but nothing else?

I installed cups onto my pi fairly smoothly, printed the test page on cups, all good. Locate the printer (HP deskjet 960c) which is located inside the RASPBERRYPI network folder, all connects fine, ...
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Filezilla won't access pi via SFTP (Times out)

So I've been trying to get SFTP to work since it's my only option consider downloading is bugged, screenshot from putty: http://puu.sh/7upSc.png The download for that java SDK just stops at some ...
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cant connect to server after configuring static IP

I'm able to connect to the local server when static IP is not set, however, as soon as I set a static IP on eth0 then I'm no longer able to reach the server by name. When I was configuring my static ...
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Unable to connect to wifi--does nothing

I just purchased a pi 2 through the CanaKit, and I'm having some issues getting the wifi dongle to work. It scans for networks and finds mine, but when I put in the passcode and click "OK," ...
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Use rPi as a remote access a network drive when outside of network

In my workplace, we have a network drive/server/NAS kind of thing, and on it is stored the installation media for numerous programs. I can access this when I am connected to the network directly, ...
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Why the Raspberry PI loses the ethernet connection?

Please help me out with debugging, why my RPI (Raspbian) loses internet connection. The scenario is this: 1. I start the PI, the ethernet is working. 2. I start one php script, that posts something ...
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Cannot ping Raspberry Pi 3 b+

My Raspberry Pi 3 b+ will not allow me to ping it even though I've ping'd and ssh'd into it plenty of times before now. I can ping my main computer from the pi but not the other direction. ping ...
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Internet Speed in Pi Zero W

Internet speed on raspberry pi zero W is too slow. I've measured the speed in same way on my computer with same IP but the result is incredibly different. Test on raspberry, pi@raspberrypi:~ $ ...
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Communicate with computers on external networks

I'm trying to build an application with my RPi 3B that get some data from connected sensors. Once I got the data, I'd like to send them to a computer that is on an external network via a script in ...
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Setting up eth0 interface from /boot in Raspbian Stretch

Background / Setup: OS - Raspbian Stretch lite Board - Raspberry Pi Zero (no WiFi / no Ethernet) Ethernet Adapter - USB to Ethernet adapter The way I have got it working: After writing the ...
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How do I use my RPi3 to act as a wireless adapter to make a nintendo switch controller?

GOAL: to make a wireless nintendo switch controller First steps, i want to be able to connect a keyboard to the Pi3 to use as a wireless keyboard ie. can connect to another computer or device and ...
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Network login sign in screen

I am touring Spain staying at a number of campsites which offer Wi-fi but ask for a username and password. On my Android tablet I connect to the Wi-fi and get a 'sign onto network ' message which ...
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Cannot get WiFi to work on otherwise fine RPi 3 B+ running Stretch

I just installed stretch on my RPi 3 B+ running Raspbian Stretch. During installation it asked for my WiFi network info. However, it wouldn't accept it. I have it now working with a wired internet ...
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Connect Raspberry PI to internet with wifi smartphone tethering while also accesing Rpi's webserver from the same phone

The title is self explanatory. I wan't a standalone system in a raspberry pi that only access to the internet when you configure it from a smartphone, (accessing to rpi's local web server). I already ...
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Using dhcpcd.conf for VLAN interfacing (raspbian stretch)

I want to add a VLAN interface to the eth0 port of my raspberry pi. I have assigned a static IP to my physical interface eth0 and my /etc/dhcpcd.conf file looks like this: interface eth0 static ...
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Why can't my Raspberry Pi get Internet access from laptop via ethernet?

I'm sort of a newbie in using DHCP and I hope someone can help me with my problem. I wanted to share the Internet access of my laptop (OS: Windows 10) to my Pi using an Ethernet cable. I tried ...
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How to set up audio multicast on Raspberry Pi

I have Raspberry Pi 3. I would like to setup an audio multicast server on the Raspberry Pi (i.e. I would like the rendezvous point to be on the Raspberry Pi). How can I achieve that?
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Raspberry Pi 2: Using WiFi on BerryBoot

I'm using a Raspberry Pi 2. I can not use WiFi while running Berryboot. I'm having issues in my Network Settings where I can only use Ethernet.
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Prepare for ssh without a screen

I have a Raspberry Pi model B at home, but I do not have a screen. My plan is to connect it to the Ethernet and then ssh into it. But this means that the SD card with the operating system (Debian ...
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Bluetooth repeater/bridge

I was wondering if somebody already tried to create some sort of Bluetooth repeater or bridge? I know they are not the same, but both systems should work for my needs. In detail, I am trying to ...
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AVAHI Daemon doesn't work on RPI

I have installed lighttpd on my RPI 3 : sudo apt-get install lighttpd I have managed to access the web server from /home/pi/www And it works, I can find my Hello World when I entered 192.168.2.31 in ...
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How do I forward port 19132 from a subnet on eth0 to wlan0?

So I currently have a Minecraft server running on a computer in my house and would like to port forward it. However, the computer is in a separate room to the router and doesn't have WiFi. In order to ...
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How to allow access from OpenVPN set on eth0 to wlan0

So I have the following configuration: +---------------------+ +----------------------------------+ | 10.10.10.* | | 192.168.100.*...
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Network boot multiple Rasperry Pis

I am looking into SD cardless network boot options for a bunch of RPis. I would like them to all boot from one server, which should provide either of two images to the raspberry, as well as an ...
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SSH hang and packet loss in local network

I have recently run into a very frustrating problem on my raspberry pi 2. Everything has been fine since initial setup (~5 weeks). I have a hidden WiFi SSID, but once I figured out how to set that up ...
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What is the maximum clients a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ access point can handle?

I have setup a RPi 3B+ as access point using this tutorial: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/configuration/wireless/access-point.md I have a few dozens of RPi Zero's that connect to the AP. ...
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RPi-iOS communication over WiFi

Here’s my plan: have a python script running hardware pwm code for a brushless motor im using. The idea is to have an iPhone have an app where 1. The python code can be interacted with to adjust a ...