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

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Raspberry Pi vs BeagleBone torrentbox

I'm planning to make an always on torrentbox, I get my internet from a 4g usb dongle modem, but I've very limited experience with such boards. From what I read on the internet, it seems BeagleBone is ...
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Connecting to Pi via SSH over WiFi - Does WiFi shutoff after no useage?

When I plug my Pi in and boot up, I am able to connect over the air with SSH at 192.168.1.100 (static IP address set in /etc/network/interfaces). However if I boot up my Pi and leave it for 1-2 hours ...
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Using several Raspberry Pi computers to create a household Internet of Things

I am interested in the concept and deployment of the Internet of Things. One of the primary requirements is for cheap computers and pervasive networking. I want to know if the Raspberry Pi in its ...
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Strange problem enabling transmission as boot daemon [Rasp B with ArchLinux]

again me :) I installed ArchLinux on my rasp B. After that, I installed transmission. I set the settings.json in a way that I can access it through the webgui. I can see the webgui when I go to //...
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How to connect to wireless network using Belkin N300

I've booted up my RaspberryPi with the Belkin N300 Wireless Adapter, which has worked great for most of my other debian systems. The dongle is recognized by raspbian, both by lsmod and lsusb. $ lsmod ...
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Raspberry Pi VPN Server for gaming

Is it a good idea to use a Pi as a vpn server for playing online games like dota 2 and league of legends. Can it handle the traffic/load? I'm living on campus at the moment and most online games ports ...
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Looking for 3G USB Dongle (with low-power consumption )

I'm developing for my #iot project with a device, a Raspberry PI, positioned in places without any internet connectivity. So I'm looking for a really cheap internet connectivity solution; using a ...
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Compiling TP-LINK TL-WN725N v2 Drivers - make errors

I would like to compile and install the drivers myself for my TP-LINK TL-WN725N v2 The official source is https://github.com/lwfinger/rtl8188eu My Pi version info is uname -a Linux raspberrypi 3.12....
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Cloning SD card causes “interface eth0 does not exist”

I have cloned my raspberry pi SD card after customising the OS. However, when I try to boot it on a different pi, everything appears fine, but eth0 doesn't show up in ifconfig. When I try 'ifup eth0', ...
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bridge eth0 static wlan0 static wlan1 dhcp

I really need some help with the raspberry networking stuff. I try to set up an Access-Point. I want to Access my Raspberry Wifi "Blackbox". After that I want to connect to "box" (192.168.100.2) over ...
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Get Data from Pi without Network

When we go on vacation, I want to take a laptop and a Raspberry Pi with me to monitor the outside temperature. I have a constant power supply, however there isn't a network or internet connection. ...
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Setting a static eth0 ip

I have been trying to set up a static IP for my Raspberry Pi. From what I understand I need to change the interfaces file at /etc/network/interfaces. My file (based on this tutorial) looks like this: ...
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static eth0 adress

I tried giving my new rpi a static IP via eth0. I followed standard tutorials and changed interfaces from iface eth0 inet dhcp to iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.0.107 netmask 255.255.255.0 ...
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Virtual Raspbian on Qemu unable to connect to the Internet

I created a virtual Raspbian environment on Qemu as given here But I am unable to connect to the Internet from the Raspbian although I am connected on the host machine ( Ubuntu 12.04 ) You can see ...
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Establish connection between Qemu Raspbian machine and Host

Objective: I would like to install several virtual (emulated) Raspberry machines on the laptop, connect them to each other and to the laptop. Afterwards I would like to send tcp packets from virtual ...
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Torrents Tools web keeps crashing

I've tried running both transmission and deluge on my raspberry pi. Both times fresh install. I can get it up and running fine, but then after about 1-2 minutes the web server stops responding and I ...
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Can't connect to Ethernet port on RPI

I have an Rasberry Pi B. I have copied Raspbian to SD card. I plugged RPI into TV and set it up. I enabled SSH at boot. I rebooted, and took it to my laptop. I connected the laptop and Pi via ...
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Pi with raspBMC as WiFi access point

I want to setup my Pi running raspBMC to provide a WiFi access point. There are many tutorials that work for raspbian e.g. https://learn.adafruit.com/setting-up-a-raspberry-pi-as-a-wifi-access-point/...
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How to setup a Host-Only network for RPi

So i did a blind install of NOOBS on my new Raspberry Pi and can confirm it is functional, having connected it to my router and ssh to it from my PC. I would like to setup something like a host-only ...
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Can´t upload data via SFTP

I tried to upload a folder on my Raspberry Pi using Cyberduck SFTP, this has ALWAYS worked for me, but now it doesn´t I have no idea why. Thank you in advance.
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“PulseEight CEC Adapter - Configuration updated” crash the network

I read a lot about this problem but i can figured out how to solve it! I tried to install raspbmc and openElec but i have the same result. When i connect the raspberry, i have a network connection (...
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How to get microcontroller connected to WiFi - no keyboard, screen, or native app

Assuming a user has a RPi-based device with a WiFi adaptor, Ethernet port, and Bluetooth dongle, what is the easiest way to configure their SSID & Password to get them connected to WiFi without: ...
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Why do I get this error trying to install TP-LINK (TL-WN725N) wireless adapter driver?

I am very new in RaspBerry and I am using RaspBian distribution. I am going crazy to install the wifi USB adapter. The used model is a TP-LINK TL-WN725N I followed this tutorial: http://laurenthinoul....
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Is it possible to update SD card image over network [duplicate]

Apologies for my ignorance! I have few Raspberry Pi's in a network attached to a server and every time I make changes to the image I have to write image to all the SD cards again, can that be ...
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Pi as WiFi Repeater

There are many blog posts about using a Pi as an Access Point. But all the posts I read assumed the internet coming from Ethernet. As anyone successfully used the Pi as Wi-Fi Repeater? Other than ...
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Multiple Wifi Networks: Connect to Strongest Signal

Following the instructions here, I was able to setup my pi to connect to two different wifis. The two wifis are in the same place and I would like the pi to connect to the one with the strongest ...
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How can you preset the IP address (and other parameters) of a Raspberry Pi?

When we download the RPi operating system (anyone of them) images, is there a way to preset the RPi unit so that it takes a certain IP address? Right now, my router leases IP addresses via DHCP, and ...
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Raspberry Pi network camera

I need to write an application that runs on a Raspberry Pi and camera board that listens to a network trigger, then captures an image and sends it back. I have a lot of C# experience, but never ...
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Is it possible to add an ethernet port to raspberry pi a+?

I will receive a Raspberry pi model a+ tomorrow. Does anyone tried to add an ethernet port to it? Is it even possible?
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Network UI for Robot

I'm planning to use a Rpi to control a simple robot. I'll write the robots logic in python, and my goal is create a way for a person at another computer to control this robot interactively. In ...
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Using Raspberry Pi as a router connected to an access point device

I have a Raspberry Pi model B, a USB 3G dongle (ZTE MF667) and a Netgear WG602v3 access point. I'm wondering if it's possible to set up Raspberry Pi as a router that connects to the internet through ...
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How do I stop two wireless dongles switching between wlan0 and wlan1?

I have two wireless dongles attached to my Pi B+: wlan0/RALINK is for network connectivity wlan1/TPLINK is for monitor mode traffic analysis The problem is, they change unpredictably (even without ...
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Samba configuration file

I'm attempting to set up a NAS using samba on my raspberry pi, running raspbmc. I'm following this tutorial to do so. I've got to the stage of editing the config file: Our next stop is to turn on ...
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Raspbian - Network-Manager 0.9.6 or newer?

I am using the RPi CLI only. I would like to use Network-Manager as I do on my ubuntu system (v0.9.8). I have installed NM on my dev RPi (via apt-get), but looks like 0.9.4 is latest available. Is ...
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Simple wifi-independent way of connecting to pi via ethernet

I've tried everything. Connecting to the pi once the Pi is connected to a WiFi network is easy. Internet sharing is also easy on OS X. I can't figure out how to make a basic static route between the ...
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Unable to share attached hard drive with samba

I've been looking at a number of different tutorials for sharing my attached external hard drive over my network, and can't seem to get any to work. Currently I have /home/pi accessible from my ...
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Raspberry-pi not detecting network when connected to a router via Ethernet cable

I have installed a fresh version of raspbian wheezy to my 8GB card.It is working fine when connected directly via hdmi.When i am connecting to the network via ethernet cable to a router,raspi is not ...
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Connecting a Long Stem Thermometer to a Raspberry Pi to automate the recording of temperature in an experiment [closed]

Is there a way to connect and read the output of a long stem thermometer like this one to a raspberry pi?
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Using raspberry pi to take wireless signal and send it out onboard nic

I have a raspberry pi that I have a wireless usb adapter attached to and I would like to take the wifi signal I get from the wireless adapter and send it out of the onboard nic. Is this possible? If ...
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Does anybody else experience micro-freezes with the Raspberry over wifi?

whenever I connect my Raspberry Pi over wifi to the LAN, I sometimes get micro-freezes when streaming video from the Raspberry or when I connect over ssh. It seems kinda periodic. The freeze/lag has a ...
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Raspbian can't forward port to a ip in lan

I have a problem: I have a DVR connected to my router and I want to access it from remote but in my country there aren't ISP that offers free ports. So I bought a Raspberry Pi, connected it to Hamachi ...
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TL-wn725n V2 driver needed for Linux 3.12.28

I'm Trying to get TP-link's TL-wn725n V2 Nano USB adapter working with my Raspberry PI and an running into problems. I've read a few posts, but an getting myself confused. I can SSH via Ethernet to ...
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Problem with network when external HDD to be mounted at boot is absent

I have a Raspberry PI (RPI), running Arch Linux, and I have an NTFS external HDD (with its own power source), which is mounted at boot via fstab: /dev/xxxx /boot /dev/sda1 /mnt/usbhdd/ ntfs-3g ...etc....
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Linking an Ad-Hoc Network to your Local Network

I created an Ad-Hoc network for my phone because my router doesn't reach far enough. This works just fine. Only problem is that I have a Raspberry Pi as a media-player which I want to access through ...
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Test connectivity of a Interface [closed]

I have a raspberry Pi with three interfaces eth0 (Ethernet), wlan0 (WiFi), and wwan0 (via a GSM modem) How can I test if an Internet connection is available via a certain interface? e.g. is my GSM(...
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Major trouble with nRF24L01+ controllers and the RF24 library

I've had a hellish last three days. All I've wanted to do is get an Arduino Uno and a Raspberry Pi B+ talking to eachother with these little guys, and after following many different tutorials, I've ...
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SSH/SOCKS/HTTP Proxy

I use Google Chrome Portable regularly on a computer where I have no administrator rights or access to network settings. I want to use my Raspberry Pi as a proxy from my house so I can use my internet ...
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Script to retry wifi 10 times then force reboot if connection cannot be established

My Headless PI has been running for months without any problems, but in the last few days I've run into problems SSH'ing to it, and thus have had to pull the power. I had disabled powersavig mode in ...
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Default files in “/etc/ssh/” folder?

I somehow managed to delete all the files in "/etc/ssh/" folder, I know I'm missing at least "/etc/ssh/ssh_config" and maybething else. Therefor I'm not able to connect to my PI through putty anymore. ...
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Prioritize different network connections

I'm planning to use my Pi as a wireless NAS and use with XBMC on my childrens Android pads. The Pi is configured with two wireless adapters, one (wlan1) that is configured with static IP-address and ...