Questions tagged [networking]

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

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
99 views

Sharing my phone's internet to Raspberry Pi 3 via Bluetooth (Tether)

I want to share my mobile data from my phone to the pi (so when I connect to the pi, it automatically gets internet, so I dont have manually setup a mobile hotspot). I tried this with some older ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Is it possible to have console/SSH-like communication between 2 RPis/RPi and Linux machine using RF transceivers?

I am currently working on a project where a Raspberry Pi will be used to run an nmap scan on a (purpose built) wireless network, and then attempt to exploit vulnerabilities found on the network. The ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Increasing my Raspberry pi Access point connectivity with a USB travel router

I want to use a travel router to increase connection of my raspberry pi AP. How can I use the USB travel router as wlan1. Then Use wlan1 as my AP interface.
-1
votes
2answers
190 views

Using DHCPCD with static ip address and routes

Friends, I'm attempting to position Pi CM4-based devices on a collection of remote LANs and to connect them to my VPN. Each is configured with a static IP. I'm having problems, in some locations but ...
1
vote
1answer
30 views

Distribute video feed from Pi to multiple network clients

I want to set up a webcam for a fish tank on the LAN at my office. I set up a Raspberry Pi model 3B with a camera and used https://github.com/jacksonliam/mjpg-streamer to stream it locally. It works ...
0
votes
2answers
800 views

RaspAP not working out of the box

I am trying to setup a Raspberry Pi with RaspAP so that a computer can connect to the Pi over its wireless access point, access it through SSH on a static IP address, but also be able to access the ...
0
votes
2answers
66 views

What is the bottleneck when I'm downloading something and playing a video?

When I'm downloading a file (torrent) and playing a video, my video will periodically freeze. The video uses the GPU and barely the CPU, the total CPU usage isn't anywhere near 50% when I'm doing ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Hostapd + wpa_supplicant: Blocking behavior while both in use

I'm using a Pi 3B+ to simultaneously run in AP & managed mode (on interfaces wlan0 & ap0). I noticed that while the Raspberry is attempting to connect to a network over wlan0, connecting to ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Need help setting up Torctl on Raspberry pi

I am trying to route all the traffic of my raspberry through the TOR network. Being completely new to Linux, I followed the first method of this guide, I had no errors during installation but once I ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Convert network folder to USB drive

I know that the question sound creasy, but I will explain the purpose in a while. I have a NAS at home with many storage space, shared as SMB/NFS folders in my network. My idea would be to connect 1 ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Share USB tethered phone to Raspberry Pi 4 LAN port - Ping works, but no internet traffic

I followed the instructions of M. Rostami here: https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/a/106878/139008 My setup is Android (tether on) -> USB -> Raspberri Pi 4 (Buster) -> Ethernet -> ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Configuring RPI to access internet over ethernet->USB->wall ethernet

I have an (from what I can tell trying to Google solutions on my own) unusual network configuration that I'm having trouble reconciling with my RPI. Some background: My desktop PC used powerline ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Raspberry Pi Zero W won't connect to network

I have a NetGear modem/router (2.4G) connected with a TP-Link AX1800 Wifi 6 router (2.4g and 5g networks) connected to it with an ethernet cable. I tried connecting my Pi (headless) to the 2.4g TP-...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Raspberry Pi connected to Wifi, MAC also to Wifi but want an ethernet also direct between Pi and MAC

I have seen some similar questions posted but no firm response on how to do this. Raspberry Pi 4, connected through WiFi on the network. MAC is also connected to the WiFi Router. What i want to do is ...
0
votes
0answers
51 views

Macbook unable to connect to RPi wifi using RaspAP

Maybe the wrong spot to post this, but I'm hoping to get some direction. I'm trying to build a Wireless AP using RaspAP and a Pi 3B. Everything seems to work fine, except for one little issue: I can'...
0
votes
0answers
172 views

Pi OMV NAS server: Access over internet

I am using OpenMediaVault for NAS management installed on Raspberry Pi. I am able to access my shared drive on my network using File Manager. I would like to access it from the internet (Different ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Accdentally locked headless Raspberry Pi

I accidentally disconnected my headless raspberry pi because of a stupid mistake I made, now it won't be able to reconnect to wifi, so I can't ssh into it and so on. Essentially, I modified this file /...
1
vote
2answers
75 views

Wake On Lan through RPI 1b+ v1.2

Could you guys help me out with setting up a WOL setting? There's a catch. I've googled a bit and found solutions but I want something more delicate. Google suggests that I remotely execute a bash ...
0
votes
3answers
56 views

Disconnect from wifi without disabling interface

For a client project, a part of the application requires me to disconnect the Raspberry Pi from the WiFi. I'm doing this operation using OS commands. To disconnect from the wifi, currently I'm calling ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Recaptcha_en.js blocked by rasp pi as a router

One of my setup is a rasp which acts as a mobile router for some of my laptops. The network and the forward of packets seems to work perfectly. I have pihole on that rasp which is working great. This ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Send WiFi credentials wirelessly to a RPI

I am trying to send WiFi credentials over the air to raspberry pi for it to auto write to /etc/suppliant.conf. I want the pi to serve a web page in a web server mode, display WiFi available networks. ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

wlan0 to eth0 bridge RPi for network behind security gateway not working

I've tried to make wlan0 to eth0 rpi bridge to supply my cluster that is behind a security gateway with access to the internet. I've used option 2 from this tutorial to configure the Pi. Because the ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

How to setup a temporary routed connection from a Raspi client, through a Raspi AP server, to the internet?

I have an application where I have remote headless RP clients with a network connection to a RP Wifi Access Point server, also remote and headless. The server has a network connection to the ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

Installing Home Assistant using Wi-Fi

I want to install Home Assistant using Wi-Fi because I don't have easy access to a router. I have seen suggestions that I can update the config file on the SD to use Wi-Fi instead of ethernet but I do ...
0
votes
1answer
66 views

RPI4 receives IP, doesn't respond to ping (over Ethernet)

I've been using a RPI0W as a server for a while now, but an upgrade was getting necessary. So... I bought another RPi4 (Because the PI1 and PI2 that I still had laying around weren't much of an ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Raspberry Pi as Router – I got lost in the instructions somewhere

I’m trying to create a secondary router with a Raspberry Pi 3B but somehow keep making the same error and missing some instruction. Maybe I’m using the wrong term which is why it’s not working – I’m ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Easier way to switch between AP mode and WIFI client

Switch to wifi mode: mask this three lines in dhcpcd.conf interface wlan0 static ip_address=192.168.4.1/24 nohook wpa_supplicant restart dhcpcd service stop dnsmasq service stop hostpad ...
0
votes
0answers
80 views

RPI 3 extremely slow routing speed between 2 wifi adapters

I'm trying to use Raspberry Pi as a WiFi repeater, but routing speed is extremely slow. I've configured hostapd to work on wlan0 (onboard WiFi adapter) and wpa_supplicant on wlan1 (external adapter). ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

DNS problems Raspbian despite seemingly correct DNS settings

I suddenly couldn't wget a file after having gotten one 5 mins before. I can no longer "ping google.com" I can "ping 1.1.1.1" /etc/resolv.conf: #Generated by resolvconf nameserver ...
0
votes
1answer
344 views

Configuring static IP on Raspberry Pi

I have a Raspberry Pi 4 and a Raspberry Pi 0. The RPi0 is connected via the data USB port to the RPi4 (and otherwise doesn't have any connections), and the RPi4 has an Internet connection so is ...
1
vote
0answers
68 views

Can't connect to Samba from windows 10 via hostname (IP address works)

I'm trying to set up an old Raspberry Pi to be a simple file server on a home network. I've mounted a couple of USB sticks to use as storage; The first will appear as storage that's visible on Samba ...
-1
votes
1answer
119 views

Why DHCP logs are missing in dnsmasq-Raspberry Pi-Unifi-esp8266?

I have a network made of Rpi, ubiquities, and esp8266. Raspberry pi is configured as the eth0 to eth1 router. Eth1 is made using a USB to ethernet converter. The Main ubiquiti is connected to the eth1 ...
-1
votes
1answer
39 views

Pi refusing to connect to internet/IP 169.254.x.y is always appearing when connecting to my PC through ethernet

So as the title says, I've been trying to share the internet from my pc to my pi, running the pi headless and remotely connecting to it and whatsoever. However, whilst I can just do a remote ...
-2
votes
2answers
73 views

How to give Pi a Static IP address when connecting to different ethernet ports at different locations?

EDIT: I had to change the whole question up to reword it properly as the Access Point stuff had no relevancy to the main question. As the title suggests, I wanted to give my Pi a static IP Address ...
-2
votes
1answer
38 views

Hotspot/Access Point not working, no connection whatsoever

I followed a tutorial on Youtube that would essentially turn your Raspberry Pi into a hotspot/access point. I did the exact same processes he did, even looking at the Pi Documentations to see if I had ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Zero wont connect to AP (multiple devices with the same ssid)

I have Razberry PI Zero W and I am trying to setup wifi connection. Our apartment has multiple APs with the same name. Routers work on the 2.4 and 5 GHZ frequency. I cannot access those routers. I ...
0
votes
1answer
214 views

Very Slow LAN Responses On Headless RPi 4

I've been getting extremely slow responses from my Raspberry Pi 4, which I manage headlessly from within my LAN. This includes: Very slow connections to SSH, and commands entered into an SSH terminal ...
0
votes
1answer
87 views

How to find client signal strength from the Rpi command line?

I have a network made of Rpi, ubiquities, and esp8266. Raspberry pi is configured as the eth0 to eth1 router. Eth1 is made using a USB to ethernet converter. The Main ubiquiti is connected to the eth1 ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

PC -> LAN -> PI -> LAN -> Router -> Internet

I want to use the pi3 as gateway (to scan network traffic + pihole). My desktop is connected via cabled connection. The route (outbound): Computer, Ethernet port ---EthernetCable---> PI3, USB-...
5
votes
2answers
112 views

Pi stops responding to pings from one host, until that host is pinged from the pi

I have a small office network run with Unifi. My main Windows workstation (on wired ethernet) is unable to ping one Raspberry Pi (WiFi) on my network (by IP or hostname): > ping -t funipi.tsl ...
0
votes
1answer
176 views

How to change permanently the MAC address from a USB ethernet adapter?

I hope you can really help me. I am using a Raspberry Pi and a common USB ethernet adapter. At first you can see as example this: eth0: flags=4099<UP,BROADCAST,MULTICAST> mtu 1500 ether ...
0
votes
1answer
460 views

Not working ethernet connection from switch - Unifi Controller on Pi4

I've installed unifi controller sw on my Pi4 and managed to start the service, but when I connect the Pi via Ethernet cable to the switch, there is no internet connection. When I connect Pi directly ...
0
votes
1answer
127 views

Raspbian default route issues at startup

I have a RPi running Raspbian 10 (Buster) that cannot reach the internet after reboot. This unit provides all DNS services for the internal network, and had been working before the ISP router (which ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Pi to Pi communication using Python

I started a project where i want 2 Pis to exchange codes (numerical only) and i have read how it is possible with a additional server but can it be done without? specific usecase: RPI1 detects a value ...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

Multiple Pi Zeros over USB-Ethernet: is there a limit?

I want to connect 10 Pi Zeros via Ethernet over USB to get 10 Pictures at the same time. My Host machine is a Raspberry Pi 4 4GB running Ubuntu 21.04. I got everything running as I want to with 7 ...
0
votes
2answers
59 views

Sharing VPN conection via WIFI hostpot

I would like to know if someone has ever done this before. I want to share a wifi connection via raspberry pi connected to the internet via Ethernet cable. I would like the Pi to run through a VPN and ...
0
votes
0answers
601 views

how do I set up wifi on dietPI?

I just got a "TimeHat" (gps shield, + real time clock) (its working great over 60 satellites instantly ) DietPI is the OS it shipped with, which has the hardware preconfigured. I am using a ...
0
votes
0answers
131 views

“IEEE 802.11: disassociated” messages when using OVS bridges and wifi APs

I've created an OVS bridge/patch ports on a Raspberry Pi (let's call it Pi3) with 2 wireless adapters (wlan1 and wlan2). I also have 2 Raspberry Pis (Pi1 and Pi2) with 1 wireless adapter each (wlan0) ...
3
votes
1answer
106 views

No internet with Access Point as WiFi router/repeater with additional WiFi-dongle

I followed the great tutorial by Ingo to to use my USB dongle as AP. I just inverted the wlan0 and wlan1 to use the first one to connect as client to my router, and the second one (the dongle) to be ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Raspberry PI wireless access point poor range

I have configured my Raspberry PI 4 as wiresless access point for my hobby project. I have used this tutorial: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/configuration/wireless/access-point-routed.md I ...

1
2
3 4 5
47