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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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 own. ...
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How can my Raspberry Pi turn on/off my Samsung TV

I want to be able to turn my Samsung TV on (and off) the raspberry pi is hooked up to my TV via a HDMI cable. My cousin already did this with other Tv and it worked, but with the Samsung seems not to ...
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Raspberry Pi Remote SSH Connection

So, I've been using SSH from an Ubuntu desktop to access my Raspberry Pi over the LAN using the command: ssh 192.168.1.185 or occasionally ssh -YC 192.168.1.185 I'll be moving in a few days, and ...
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SSH - connection timeout when connecting

My RPi is running Raspbian. I am trying to get SSH set up. I followed these steps to get a static IP on my Pi: Since my PC was connected to the LAN via WiFi, I used ipconfig to get the IP address, ...
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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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What can I do on a Pi with an Infrared sensor but no Arduino?

So, in a recent batch of purchases from Adafruit, I picked up one of these $2 gadgets: http://learn.adafruit.com/ir-sensor/overview It can pick up signals from TV remotes and such. I'm wondering, ...
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Remote Desktop With xrdp

I have installed xrdp on my Raspberry Pi (which is connected to my TV) and a program called CoRD on my Mac that lets me connect to the RPi remotely and I am able to see the RPi desktop without any ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How can I get my Pi to check/read email to trigger an event?

How can I get my Pi to check for emails that, when received, trigger an event? For instance, I might want it to only listen to emails from me@myadress.com and then, based on the subject, ignore or ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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USB HID device only firing 1 event

I have a eDIO USB Multi Remote Controller( a Infrared Reciever) that came with ASUS PSR 2000 Web Surfing Remote Control. I am trying to connect the Remote COntroller to my pi so that it recieves the ...
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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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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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How to disable local terminal showing through when playing video

Any local terminal text (login prompt, etc) is showing through areas of the screen that are not covered by video (i.e. the black bars on the top and bottom) when I use a remote terminal to play video ...
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Is there an IDE I could use to edit code from a personal computer over the network in real time?

I know it's possible to use FTP and various version control systems to upload or commit code developed on a full computer to the Raspberry Pi. Another possibility would be to simply use SSH and Vim (...