Questions tagged [raspbian-wheezy]

For questions about Raspbian Wheezy, the Raspberry Pi operating system based on Debian 7 ("Wheezy"). It was superseded by Raspbian Jessie in April 2015 and Stretch in June 2017. Use this tag only where you are specifically using Wheezy; for more recent versions of Raspbian, use the appropriate tag.

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error in update my raspberry pi

hi there is some error display when run sudo apet-get update my repostary deb http://archive.raspbian.org/raspbian wheezy main contrib non-free deb-src http://archive.raspbian.org/raspbian wheezy ...
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Curl not working when run with sudo

I have written a program in C++ in which I am exporting GPIOs of a Raspberry Pi running Raspbian Wheezy, and sending some data to a server through Curl. When I run the executable with sudo, I do not ...
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How do I change the Desktop wallpaper from the cli

I've tried gconftool and gconftool-2 to change the background on my Wheezy, but nothing happens. It would be nice to be able to do this from the command line.
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Fadecandy reports “Resource Busy” on boot until replugged

I'm putting together a lighting system based on a raspi 3 and a fadecandy. I've done a bunch of these and never come across this issue before. The only difference with this project is that it also ...
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Canakit Wifi adapter powering off after 30 minutes

I am having a problem on my RPi2 (running Raspbian 7 wheezy) and the CanaKit wifi adapter (RT5370 chipset). Currently, I have a script running at startup which sends sensor information to a server. ...
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Follow up to “Reverse Expand Pi root FS”

I need to reduce the size on my Raspberry Pi boot SD card. I have read this posting Reverse the expand root FS and it embedded references, but as a near novice, I have a couple questions. I can ...
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OS Jessie only connects SSH after machine login?

I am using Debian 8 (Jessie) on my RPi A (previously I was using wheezy). When I try to connect from Windows with BitVise SSH, it refuses and the connection times out, implying there is no such ...
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sudo apt-get update Archives directory is missing

I have no idea what this means. Was just doing a routine update on my Raspberry Pi: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get update E: Archives directory /var/cache/apt/archives/partial is missing. - Acquire ...
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real time clock problem — why do I have endless rtc0/subsystem/rtc0/subsystem

I'm having trouble with a Pi-Zero rebooting after a varying number of hours. It's not crashing, it's rebooting, so there must be a reason for its madness. I see this in syslog minutes or hours before ...
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Install new heroku-toolbelt in raspberry pi

I had the heroku-toolbelt installed on my raspberry pi. With the new v4 release of the heroku-toolbelt it started to fail and I had to reinstall it: wget -O- https://toolbelt.heroku.com/install-...
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Unable to install dialog package

I'm using wheezy on my raspi and wanted to install dialog. sudo apt-get install dialog E: Package 'dialog' has no installation candidate So I look up the source Package: dialog Versions: 1.1-...
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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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Daily Deviation Picture Frame on RPi

This guide, Raspberry Pi - Daily Deviations Picture Frame, seems to be not working anymore. I tried different methods and it seems that the code in getting images from Deviantart daily deviations ...
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insserv: warning: script 'mathkernel' missing LSB tags and overrides

I'm trying to run: sudo update-rc.d avahi-daemon defaults But i get the error: insserv: warning: script 'mathkernel' missing LSB tags and overrides I've read that it has something to do with the ...
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Processing keystroke input on startup

I am currently working on a project where I am using a Raspberry Pi (running Raspian Wheezy) to handle authentication to a locked door. I have a usb numeric keyboard plugged into my pi, and I have ...
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What will be the output when “ifconfig” command is entered after running the 6lbr, installed on RPi?

im having some issues with accessing the 6lbr web server page. I just need to know what is the output you get once you checked your interfaces by entering "ifconfig". In mine, I just get only the ...
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Wheezy: How do I create a .zip on the Pi?

I have created a basic encrytion program for the Raspberry Pi in Python. I have decided to upload it to the Pi Store. According to the site, I need to create a .zip. I have already tried using this ...
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Mplayer starts very slowly

I'm using raspberry pi zero w, I generally need to start mplayer again and again in separate times. However, it starts to run really slowly. Is there a way to make its start faster? I'm using rotary ...
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Why does USB port enumeration change?

I'm using a Huawei GMS/UMTS USB modem with Gnokii and Gammu. The modem was in the lower port on Pi. With dmesg | grep tty it would show up on /dev/ttyUSB0 and /dev/ttyUSB1. (2 USB devices on 1 stick ...
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How to debug no Internet connection?

I am using a Raspberry Pi that is connected to the router directly with an ethernet cable but the device will not connect to the internet. All the network lights light up but I cannot access the ...
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Can't get serial port working (header pins, Raspberry Pi 1 Model B)

I have read quite a lot of tutorials and tips about the issue, but serial port just doesn't work. There has to be some configuration that I have missed. The setup Raspberry Pi 1 Model B (oldest ...
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Installing a higiher version of GCC on Wheezy that doesn't rely on a newer glibc [closed]

We have software that we distributed to a bunch of Pis that have Raspian Wheezy. Recently, we've added in a bit of code that uses C++ standards that aren't integrated until >=gcc-4.8. If I compile on ...
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How to install Real Time Clock (RTC) on Raspbian?

I have: Raspberry Pi with 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy ds1307 attached (it's an Adafruit board, pullup resistors not installed). How do I: configure drivers make sure the Pi actually uses the RTC ...
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Disabling USB ports

I'm using the RPI to create a program, but I need to disable the USB ports so that the end user cannot plug in a keyboard or mouse and mess with the device. Is this possible, and if so how is it done?...
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How to complete upgrade from wheezy to Stretch?

Hi I had this problem on the raspberry pi B+ with wheezy OS version. Since nothing worked out I decided to update the OS by changing the ppas from Wheezy to Stretch. It updated partially but it did ...
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Problems in upgrading pip packages

I am having some troubles with pipon the Raspberry. These are the information about the OS: piName@raspberry ~ $ cat /etc/os-release PRETTY_NAME="Raspbian GNU/Linux 7 (wheezy)" NAME="Raspbian GNU/...
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Can't install OpenCV-3.4.0 on Raspbian Stretch (CMake error)

[Edit: It's Stretch, not Wheezy, sorry.] I'm trying to build openCV on Raspberry Pi, following the instructions at https://www.pyimagesearch.com/2017/09/04/raspbian-stretch-install-opencv-3-python-on-...
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WiFi Interfacing using Python

I am building a Smart Mirror for a school project and I need a way to give the user an interface where they can search and connect to a network. Unfortunately, my Raspberry Pi stopped working (doesn’...
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Windows Ping Problem

I seem to be having a strange problem with my Raspberry Pi - I can ssh to the Pi, but the Pi cannot ping the computer I am ssh'ing from (Windows firewall allows ICMP packets). I have the Pi configured ...
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Raspberry Pi unreachable over network

I am trying to get an original model Raspberry Pi working. I've installed 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy, and if I boot with a TV connected via composite, I get image on the screen and it gets as far as ...
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Receive data from uart with Raspberry Pi mono c#

From today, after updating libraries Mono C# on my Raspberry Pi Rev 2 Type B (wheezy), the communication via serial no longer works, it seems to me very strange, because yesterday with the same ...
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Raspbian apache2 virtual host

I am trying to setup virtual hosts on apache2 on Raspbian. made a directory for www.example.com wim@raspberrypi-lamp-server /var/www $ sudo mkdir www.example.com wim@raspberrypi-lamp-server /var/www ...
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Getting a deb repository error for collabora

I'm brave enough to try out the upgrade from wheezy to jessie on my pi according to this: Upgrade to Raspbian Jessie So far it runs pretty smooth, except that I get an error when updating the ...
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Bluetooth AutoConnect on reboot , car setup with scripts

Alright guys I am having some issues. I have setup a bluetooth configuration (well setup is being generous, I ran a few lines of code as described here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhance-your-...
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Why I can't copy my Linux image to another SD card?

I have 2 SD cards (8 GB) I wrote my Wheezy image into one SD card (using Win32DiskImager) and I expanded the the disk space of the image on that card. then I used (Win32DiskImager) to read the Image ...
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Raspbian download on Windows

I know this is not entirely or completely a Raspberry Pi question, but I am sure many people could help me out with what is going on and possibly had the same situation. I am looking to download ...
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automatically uninstall all non essential packages

I want to make my debian server cleaner, easier to manage and have better performance. Is there a command that I can run to clean up (uninstall) all non essential packages so that I can start from the ...
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Real VNC on Raspbian Wheezy

I wonder if anyone can help, I'm a total beginner. I have a Pi running Raspbian Wheezy and I'm trying to connect using Real VNC. I've spent hours trying to get VNC Connect to run on my Pi but so far ...
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Need to get out of a python script

I use my pi Model b to turn a pump on and off. It boots to the script and requires an input that it processes. So far it works very well. What I need is to send an input that will get me out of the ...
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Not working: EDUP EP-N8508GS on Raspbian (Wheezy 2014-01-07) with wpa_gui

First of all, I am sorry about my English. I used the current last version of NOOBS (1.3.4) to install Raspbian (I guess that it installed the last version of Raspbian, the same as 2014-01-07-wheezy-...
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Copy multiple partitions to one .img file

On my raspberry pi I want to back up my current sd card using dd. I have a 64 gigabyte card for raspbian wheezy but I made sure not to Expand the Filesystem (under raspi-config) so the used data in ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 elm 327 OBD Bluetooth connection Problem

I am using a Raspberry Pi 2 Wheezy with a Bluetooth dongle to capture data from an ELM 327 OBD. I can list the OBD device but I am unable to connect to that through Bluetooth. I am getting an error ...
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2.8" TFT Touchscreen with pygame script from console

I have recently gotten the Adafruit 2.8" TFT Touchscreen I've got it all set up and working correctly. All of my touchscreen calibration went well and appears to be functioning correctly. I am now ...
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SSH session keeps exiting my terminal

I have set up my Raspberry PI though these instructions and was able to connect to it through SSH. I have installed RASPBIAN WHEEZY. However, when I run sudo apt-get update it keeps closing the whole ...
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RaspPI/Debian Wheezy obtaining fixed IP address from DHCP server

I've got a Netgear router which is acting as a DHCP server. There I've configured the MAC address of my RaspPI for obtaining a reserved/fixed IP address. Unfortunately when booting the RaspPI no IP ...
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SSH to Pi through putty Connection Refused (Raspbian Wheezy)

I just got a RPi2 Model B a few weeks ago and just started to program with it. I am trying to connect to the Internet for the project I am doing. So the OS is installed on my SD the only problem I am ...
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Is there some kinda serial number available from OS level?

I would like to identify which RaspberryPI hardware instance is booting on my network. I have plans for using a LOT (not just 10) of them as clients in a larger solution, but I would like to reuse ...
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Raspbian Wheezy config.txt overclocking

I looked on the Raspberry Pi documentation here and I was trying to overclock my Raspberry Pi 2. But on the documentation page, I found options like force-turbo and other options that I didn't find in ...
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lxterminal show tool bar

In Lxterminal I chose the option under "Display" to hide the toolbar, thinking that pressing F10 would make it pop up again. It doesn't. Without the toolbar, I can't see/access the toolbar. Is there ...
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PiTft problems see below for more info

I had a working PiTft - by working I mean that it would boot up - but then I updated (big mistake). I had to re-burn the distro to an SD-card. I switched between Wheezy and Jessie, but now it won't ...