Questions tagged [remote]

This topic is about remote control. It can cover SSH, security, and other topics related to the non-local control of the pi.

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Raspberry Pi communication over USB

Is it possible to communicate with the Raspberry Pi over USB? Basically is it possible to write a device driver on my x86 PC running Linux, and also tweak the OS running on the RPi so that a ...
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Raspbmc CEC with Panasonic TX-P42X50B (Viera link)

I've been desperately trying to get my TV and Rasbpi to work together such that I can use the TV remote to control my Pi. The Pi is plugged in via an HDMI cable (apparently all HDMI cables have to be ...
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Raspbmc stopped playing XViD files, Android Remote no longer works either

I rebooted to get the latest updates, and now my collection of XViD (MPEG-4/AC3) files won't play at all. They played fine before the update. I've googled for solutions, but nothing applicable to my ...
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OpenElec 2.95.5 RPi + XBMC Android remote control

I'm having problems with my xbmc remote app on android, to control openelec running on my RasberryPi. OpenElec Build: 2.95.5 (seems to be equal to xbmc froyo) Problem: - Not listing TV SHOW in ...
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Raspberry pi remote access active session

When I remote access the raspberry pi with software now installed I do not get to access the current session displayed on my tv, but rather a new session. Is there software to access the current ...
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Port forwarding for SSH

I have been using the pi for almost a week now, I managed to set up the ssh connection and I have been messing around with it for a while now, it just works perfectly from my laptop (running ubuntu) ...
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Start local application with GUI, over ssh

I have a raspberry pi, connected to HDMI monitor. I am trying to run a simple gui (created in qt), and I'm using mpi library for interprocess communication. I want to get this application working on ...
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Raspberry Pi Fedora 18 ARM Remix Remote Desktop from Windows 7

I've installed the Fedora 18 ARM Remix for Raspberry Pi onto the SD card of my RasPi (type B). When connected by HDMI, Fedora and XFCE4 come up fine and without the HDMI i'm able to login through SSH ...
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Varying power output using RPI

I'm planning to develop a circuit to control the RC car or a model train through GPIO. I'm not a electronic guy but a SW guy. So, I'm figuring out what components would be required to do this. ...
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How to remotely VNC into a Raspberry PI

I have my Raspberry Pi set up so that I can use TightVNC inside my home wireless network with a SSH tunnel. Could someone explain to me how I can access the Pi when I am outside my wireless network ...
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Service like TeamViewer for Raspberry Pi to access without IP [duplicate]

I have a raspberry pi on my home network, on which I do all sorts of stuff (torrentbox, samba server etc) How can I access my box if I'm in another country or city? I only want command line access, I ...
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How to remote-control a linux-desktop-pc from a Raspberry Pi?

I tried to do this by installing Remmina on the Pi (Raspbian) and setting up Vino on my Ubuntu Desktop to allow the Pi to control it. It worked, but there was a huge latency which made it almost ...
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Error when trying to install XRDP from Putty

I have my RPi currently plugged into my router via cable. I am pretty sure it is online because I am connecting to it through Putty right now. Now that I am in putty I am trying to install XRDP to ...
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Best practices for “hardening” an RPi for embedded applications (unattended operation)?

This is a very general question, but I'm sure others will want to know the answer... I'm using headless RPi's for a remote monitoring application. These RPi's will be buried in utility closets and ...
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Cannot get IR-LED transmitter to work

I've just started dabbling with my RPi (model B) and I want to send the IR codes that I've captured using an IR-Receiver with lirc - irrecord application. The creation of the configuration file has ...
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xdm server on Pi

Has anyone tried to setup xdm server (or any variant of this service) on Raspberry Pi? Assuming, I have setup 'command line' version of raspberry pi installed without connecting Pi to any screen or ...
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Controlling Pi via PC through TightVNC

I've set up everything to control my raspberry pi with TightVNC. But as I try to connect I get an error: "Authentication reason: server is not configured properly". I'm sure I my password is right and ...
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No connection to xrdp after changing from dhcp to static IP

I'm running a Raspberry Pi in my local network with Raspbian. Until now, it used DHCP to obtain its IP adress from my router. I wanted to switch to a static IP for the Pi, to be able to connect to it ...
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Problem using startx on raspbian

I have a problem with my raspberry. I have installed Raspbian, used the command startx, and it worked. After that I configured it so I can access it over network. I used PuTTY to remotely access it ...
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How to control multiple raspberry pi's at once over ethernet?

My mac is connected to four raspberry pi's using a desktop switch. My mac has ip 192.168.1.90 and my RPi's 192.168.1.11, 192.168.1.12, 192.168.1.13, 192.168.1.14. I can control them via ssh using the ...
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How to switch my Raspberry Pi B+ with OpenElec on and off?

I have a Raspberry Pi B+ set up with OpenElec which I happily use as a media player for movies. What would be the best way to switch it on and off in a similar way I switch my TV or BluRay Player on ...
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Remotely fix Raspberry Pi boot problems

I have a Raspberry Pi B+ connected to the network and reachable over the internet, with Raspbian Wheezy as OS on the SD card. It is often the case that I am long away from home and would like to ...
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Android XBMC Remote with Raspberry Pi Hotspot

just got a a raspberry pi. preloaded with open elec. I noticed that I could setup a hot spot. I just wondering is at all possible to use Android XBMC Remote to connect to the open elec hotspot and ...
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Needs some ideas to trigger silicone rubber buttons

I would like to remote control the HVAC in the house. As a first not so intrusion attempt (rather than install relay and everything), I'm thinking to attach some GPIO pins to the controller panel and ...
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Pi NAS: Access over internet

I am running SAMBA on my Pi with a USB HDD. Samba is running fine. But I wish to be able to access the files from remote location (over internet). My Pi hosts a wordpress site and I can access it ...
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Why is my raspbmc remote control keyboard very laggy?

During my first install of raspbmc, I could control text entry via my iPhone's Official XMBC Remote app with no problems. Later, I wiped and reinstalled raspbmc. Now, control via my keyboard is ...
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Executing remote binaries over network

I have three Pis connected to a router with static IPs. An external hard drive is connected to one of them, and mounted to the other two over the network, so that all three can access the files on the ...
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Remote control application [closed]

I connected raspberry with my pc over wireless network. I can use ssh communication, and server installed on my raspberry with my pc's web browser. I need another solution to control my rpi (not rpi'...
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Bidirectional M2M communication via ethernet (WAN) with raspberry pi

I want to run a script remotely on raspberry pi and get feedback. It's easy when I have 1 raspberry pi: I just log in with ssh, do my stuff and see feedback on my remote terminal. To be precise: the ...
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rdesktop from osx to pi running arch linux

I want to connect via rdesktop to my Pi running ArchLinux with awesome WM. I installed xrdp, enabled it and my xinit.rc contains exec awesome for WM startup. If I now want to connect with: rdesktop -...
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Run a script with a keypress

I control XBMC with a simple remote (this one) which is detected as generic keyboard. Is it possible to define a shortcut that starts/stops XBMC when I press a button? I am using my Raspberry Pi ...
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Access Volumio via No-IP [closed]

I just installed Volumio on my RPI and I was able to access it inside my network by using its IP address. Now I want to achieve something else. I want to access the musics on my external HD on ...
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Remote Desktop to 3G connected Raspberry Pi

I have a Pi that connects to the internet via a 3G dongle. I need to be able to remote desktop/VNC to this Pi from my home network. Is this even possible, and if so, how do I go about doing this? ...
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Remote control for Raspberry Pi through AV.Link over SCART (for old TV)

I want to connect my Raspberry Pi (Model B rev2) with XBMC (see raspbmc.org) to an old steam powered CRT TV that has a SCART input. Hooking up the Raspberry Pi to the TV via a single SCART cable is ...
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Is there any generic cheap RF module [duplicate]

Recently I got cheap RF remote controlled plug points. I hacked the remote to control buttons using raspberry pi and it works great. My question is, is there any generic RF transmitter and receiver ...
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Hamachi alternatives or just the best option? [closed]

Hamachi is a great way to connect behind a firewall, but it seems that we must pay to play now. What alternatives exist that work for a replacement? How could I setup my own version if I have access ...
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Light HTTP server to upload,browse and execute files [closed]

Since I don't usually have physical access to the Pi, and since I don't always operate in linux machines (so I have no ssh by default), then I'm wondering if there exists a basic http tool to just 1)...
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Cannot connect to RasPi using static IP

I am having issues connecting remotely (i.e using my static IP address) to my Raspberry Pi's SSH and HTTP (nginx) servers. Al though it seems to be having trouble with any outbound traffic. My PC and ...
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How to have remote desktop on Macbook with Raspberry Pi? [closed]

I want to ssh into the raspberry pi from a mac and be able to run an application with a basic GUI. SSH is already working and good. I thought it'd just be as simple as ssh -X myusername@mystaticip ...
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Unable to see public IP when running ifconfig or ip address commands

I have set a static local ip on a raspberry pi and I can reach it on my lan by ssh pi@192.168.x.x. I am also sure that the rpi has access to the internet because I am able to run wget command ...
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Wi-Fi robot with Raspberry Pi

I am planning to make a Wi-Fi controlled robot with 4 motors (for driving) and 6 servos. The robot will also be have around 4 sensors. Simultaneously, the robot will be streaming live video to a ...
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How to remotely reboot halted Pi

I'm thinking of building an array of Pis but I'd like an intelligent method of powering them, i.e., I would like power to each to be controllable via USB. I like the USB GPIO Module suggestion given ...
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How do I boot directly to a VNC or RDP session on a Raspberry Pi?

Is there a way to boot a Raspberry Pi directly to an RDP or VNC session? I don't want to boot to a full OS with a display manager and THEN RDP or VNC. I'd like to have the Pi boot and only do ...
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VPN Proxy so vpn-less devices can connect through VPN

Some home internet enabled equipment does not implement VPN connectivity which I would like to have. I want to setup one of these devices at a remote location and then have it live as if on my local ...
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Connecting Raspberry via ssh in a network [closed]

I am using Dlink wifi router with ADSL broadband connection. My Laptop is connected by wifi and raspberry pi is connected via alan cable to its ethernet port. Now how do I ssh my pi?
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What type of motor and speaker would be suitable for a DIY: Making a Pi-powered baby mobile?

My neighbor is having his first child shortly, and in the spirit of "it's never too early to learn programming/electronics" we feel the child should have access to a Raspberry-Pi of his/her ...
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How can I stream music from a different machine?

I have a Raspberry Pi connected to a sound system via the jack output. I'd like that the output of the sound card of my laptop was redirected to the Raspberry Pi. I have read about mplayer daemon or ...
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Controlling Pianobar via IREXEC

I've set up pianobar using the Adafruit instructions with the exception of the LCD panel. I also have my IR remote working using lirc and these instructions. I can get irexec to do simple shell ...
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transmission-remote localhost access does not work

I have ssh-access to my raspberry pi. I want to automate it, especially the transmission-daemon. I already set it up so I can use it manually. I have web-interface-access from every device in my ...
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Using RasPi to send signal, for locking / unlocking alarm clock?

I'm totally new to electronic/hardware/interfaces/GPIO sort of thing, but I have a project in mind. My house has an alarm system, which can be unlocked by key, with buttons. The alarm system gives a '...

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