Questions tagged [raspbian-lite]

For questions about Raspbian Lite, the minimal version of the Raspbian operating system, which does not include most of the graphical packages.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
2answers
6k views

Port forwarding raspberry pi

I'm trying to forward my port so I can work on my Raspberry from work (through ssh), but I've tried several combinations which won't work. Could someone explain to me which external/internal ports I ...
6
votes
3answers
19k views

Black screen using VNC with Raspbian Lite

I installed the Raspbian lite image to my SD card. After that I installed PIXEL and VNC Server using these commands: sudo apt-get install realvnc-vnc-server realvnc-vnc-viewer sudo apt-get install -...
0
votes
2answers
116 views

Make Raspberrypi boot from USB first

I have RaspberryPi 3B+. I read that there is a way to make my raspberry boot from USB by changing config.txt that will change the OTP. Is there a way to make my raspberry to boot from USB and only if ...
12
votes
2answers
14k views

What does each of the default groups on the raspberry pi do?

I need to create a more limited user for the raspberry pi. I can guess what some of these groups do (cdrom, sudo, i2c, spi) but what do some of these other groups do (adm, dialout, pi)? Here is the ...
5
votes
0answers
1k views

Bluetooth PAN on the Pi Zero W

I have the following problem: I want to host a webserver on my Pi Zero W and access it over Bluetooth. To achieve this i tried to use PAN as underlying layer. The first time i followed this post. Most ...
3
votes
2answers
18k views

How to correctly (error free) install Mono 5 on Raspberry Pi 3 Raspbian Stretch Lite (latest)

I have an application which needs Mono 5 to start properly, since my current version (4.6.2.7+dfsg-1) does not work with it. Also 4.6.2.7+dfsg-1 seems to be the only version I can get installed. Can ...
2
votes
3answers
126 views

Control Terminal from smartphone

I am using a raspberry pi 2 with raspbian lite, and I wanted to have keyboard control from my phone. So if I hook up my pi to the TV, I can type commands on my phone without needing to connect a ...
1
vote
1answer
482 views

How to convert a Layer 3 VPN to a Layer 2 VPN?

I have been back and forth with some users here about creating a VPN using my Raspberry Pi 3 as a hotspot (OpenVPN client) but being able to bridge it to my other Rasperry Pi 3 at home (OpenVPN server)...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Cannot connect to PiVPN Server from WAN but can connect through LAN

I setup PiVPN on my Pi3B. I have a Windows computer. I can connect through OpenVPN GUI on Windows to my Pi, because I changed the WAN address of my router in original .ovpn config file that my PiVPN ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

What step am I missing in my installation schema for Raspberry Pi OS on my headless RPI 1 to enable encryption?

This is what I have written down to myself after trying what was then called Raspbian out a while ago: Go to: https://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/raspberry-pi-os/ Download the "Lite" ZIP ...
0
votes
1answer
78 views

What are the relative merits of putting start-up process in cron vs. rc.local?

I have several small python scripts that I want to run in the background all the time on my pi zero w set-up. I currently have this problem 'solved' using cron, but I am curious. I see many sources ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Ubuntu Server 18.04 on Raspberry Pi 3 B+: Ethernet Networking Errors on Boot

So I've been trying to setup a web server on my Raspberry Pi 3 B+ I'd like to be able to develop on meteor and then upload the app to my Pi over SSH and Meteor Up (MUP). Started with Raspbian Stretch ...
0
votes
1answer
571 views

Execute service or script via hotkey

I use Raspbian lite. I'm trying to map a hotkey to start the service or a script. I do not use a graphical user interface, only a text console with a local attached display. I'm not using ssh. I ...