Podcast #128: We chat with Kent C Dodds about why he loves React and discuss what life was like in the dark days before Git. Listen now.

Questions tagged [server]

The use of the Pi as a computer or computer program that manages access to a centralized resource or service in a network. This topic can cover software, hardware, feasibility, and security.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
3answers
8k views

To Access the gpios from webpage by executing python code

I'm a student in electronics department doing a project on home automation using Raspberry Pi (for bulbs, fan, temperature and camera). I want to access the GPIO pins from a web interface to execute ...
4
votes
1answer
130 views

Interfacing with a second RPi?

(I am very new with my RPi. It just showed up yesterday! :D As such, sorry if this sounds kind of simple or misinformed) I have seen many creations online that use 2 or more RPis to make parallel ...
0
votes
1answer
697 views

How to choose between an all-in-one server or multiple Raspberry Pi?

I have one Raspberry Pi (with 256MB of RAM) and a lot of ideas to do with it. For example: Download center with transmission, amule, etc. Web server with static webs (or few PHP code) and few visits ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Communication with Android over WiFi

I'm aiming to connect to a Raspberry Pi from my Android phone over WiFi (WiFi direct isn't supported in my phone). I just need to forward character based commands to an Arduino board and maybe send a ...
5
votes
3answers
3k views

Will a Model B 512MB Pi run a Minecraft Bukkit Server

I have been looking into this lately, just as a fun project. I know people say it can be done, and others say it makes no sense. Google search turns up mixed results. Since Minecraft Single Player is ...
0
votes
2answers
445 views

Have webcam sever going but cannot reach it from outside the network even with port forwarding set up

I set up a cam server on my LAN. Works perfectly. The server runs on port 8090. I accessed the firewall page of my router (2wire 3800) and forwarded ports 8090 to 8090. Here is where things get ...
0
votes
1answer
85 views

RPI as forwarding server

I've just got my RPI and im aiming to use it as a server (forwarding sent chars from android device over wifi to arduino) any ideas how can this work(or at least a part of it)?
0
votes
1answer
108 views

Raspberry Pi fileserver permissions

I am using owncloud on the Raspberry Pi for file sharing and I use a HDD to save the files. I use my HDD for more then just the Raspberry and I had to change the permission of the HDD, so now when I ...
3
votes
2answers
473 views

NAS & Torrenting

I have a 512MB Pi, Wifi dongle, 1TB Lacie External HDD, 16GB USB Stick, Couple of SD Cards (mostly 10 class), USB 2.0 Self Powered USB Hub etc. I would like to control my Pi using Macbook which has ...
5
votes
3answers
1k views

Raspbian server version

I would like to make my Raspberry Pi a server. With a normal PC I can install Debian, and I can choose what I like. So, how can I do the same with Raspberry Pi? I don't like to install Raspbian, ...
1
vote
1answer
458 views

CGI script minor problem

I'm building a remote vehicle with the Raspberry Pi. I've got everything working except a few little things. I'm trying to implement some CGI scripts in my server in order to control the car from an ...
2
votes
2answers
7k views

Software for running virtual hosts on the Raspberry Pi

Is there any software around that allows me to run multiple virtual hosts in one raspberry pi? Edit: The sentence above is what I want to get answered. Please do not make assumptions of what I want ...
0
votes
2answers
459 views

Owncloud on the raspberry pi

I am trying to install owncloud on the raspberry and I found this link: http://blog.petrockblock.com/2012/08/15/your-own-cloud-server-with-owncloud-on-the-raspberry-pi/ I followed every step but ...
7
votes
2answers
2k views

Power TV on/off

I'm looking for a solution to wake up my LCD TV. With the xset command I'm able to put the TV in different power saving modes: xset dpms force standby xset dpms 0 30 60 0 = standby 30 sec = ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

How to Install NginX + Flask + Webmin to my Raspberry pi?

I'm newbie to the Web server. I have never setup any server before. I would like to write program in Python, HTML, Java Script and then put it into my raspberry pi and interact with it by using ...
6
votes
3answers
14k views

How to prevent Raspberry Pi memory allocation failure?

I have installed a Terraria server on my Raspberry Pi (Version B Revision 2) yesterday. I followed this tutorial on Reddit. I used the latest version of Raspbian provided by NOOBS: I just ...
13
votes
1answer
574 views

How can I mitigate the need for manual intervention with remotely deployed Raspberry Pis?

I'm working on a project that makes use of Raspberry Pis which will be deployed to several locations. They have special hardware attached to it for automation purposes, and run a web-service (that I ...
3
votes
5answers
20k views

What gaming servers can I run on the Raspberry Pi?

This is a real simple yet pretty difficult question to answer. I was wondering what gaming server ports are there that can run on the Raspberry Pi?
2
votes
1answer
157 views

Network or shutdown issues on my Arch Pi

I'm using a B board as a headless print/scan server with Cups installed on Arch. The pi is plugged into a linksys router with DHCP, but i'm using the "Reserve IP address" feature on the router to ...
5
votes
2answers
170 views

Networking problems without keyboard attached

I have a new Raspberry Pi that I am trying to run as a local server in my apartment over Wi-Fi. I am using an Edimax Wi-Fi dongle. When I start the Pi with the keyboard and Wi-Fi dongle both attached,...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

How do I run a single line of code (with sudo) on boot up?

I'm creating a server on my RPi that's on a timer, so I want to have a command run at startup to begin the server processes. I've seen this: Execute script on start-up, but it doesn't explain it well ...
4
votes
2answers
4k views

How can I connect to my RPi NFS server using version 4?

I've set my Raspberry Pi up as an NFS server, but I cannot connect to it with NFS version 4. However, version 3 works. From my Kubuntu 13.04 client: $ sudo mount -t nfs -o proto=tcp,port=2049,vers=4 ...
4
votes
3answers
15k views

Difference between Ubuntu Server and Raspberry Pi

I have an Ubuntu Server set up that shares files online, has a web server, streams to PS3, iPad, etc. I also recently acquired a Raspberry Pi with Raspbian installed. What exactly is the difference? ...
0
votes
2answers
220 views

Stopping (orphaned?) Minecraft server properly

I have a minecraft server running on my pi. I access the pi through putty on Windows. Is there any way to properly stop the server so that it saves, without having to keep the putty window open (and ...
4
votes
3answers
5k views

Apache fails on startup

New Pi user here - I popped it out of the box and immediately went to work trying to turn it into a web server. I managed to install Apache, PHP5 and MySQL5 no problem. I can SSH in without issue. ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Unable to access my Pi nginx server from outside

I have nginx as a web server on my LAN. I can access my website hosted from inside the LAN. Not OUTSIDE. I have a static ip, and use my BEETEL 450TC1 router to port forward HTTP requests to my local ...
1
vote
1answer
8k views

How to setup as a scanner server with web interface

There are several tutorials online for how to setup the Pi to scan and email/dropbox with one button push. Cool, but I'd rather have a web interface so a user in my network can change scan options. I'...
4
votes
4answers
4k views

My server hostname doesn't work?

I've got a raspberry pi running raspbian server edition. My problem is that the only way I can ssh into it with putty is through the static ip. My router doesn't recognize the hostname; it shows the ...
18
votes
5answers
68k views

Raspberry Pi as an Email Server

I just got my Pi today, and of course I can't even use it because I got the wrong HDMI to DVI converter but that's besides the point and question. My question is the following: I have decided to ...
4
votes
2answers
14k views

Use the Raspberry Pi as a Git server [closed]

How do I settup Git as a Git server like GitHub, so I can create private repositories, etc.? I have installed LAMP. It's up and running smoothly and also Git with GITWEB works perfect. The only thing ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Bramble Pi as Minecraft Server

Im looking to build a Minecraft Server running on a Raspberry Pi Cluster. Is there any available software that would support this?
1
vote
2answers
8k views

Running Plex server on Raspbian OS

I got a raspberry pi a few weeks ago and I want to do so much projects with it. Right now I have it working as a file server for my home network. I have a lot of movie and video files on a hard drive ...
-1
votes
2answers
2k views

What SSH server does the Raspberry Pi use?

I really like the simplicity and power of the Raspberry Pi's SSH server - no messing around with impossible-to-create text files containing the username and some arbitrary hash of the password that's ...
-1
votes
1answer
641 views

cloud raspberry pi

Basically, on the cloud, I want to execute a query and then take/emit result of the evaluation. To simplicity, I want use raspberry Pi as cloud server which stores database tables and can execute ...
0
votes
2answers
449 views

Could you write directly on an external hdd drive with owncloud reading the files?

I have a small owncloud server on Raspbian and owncloud stores all data on an external hdd drive wich is connected to the raspbeerry pi. Right now I would like to upload all my movies, music etc. to ...
4
votes
3answers
3k views

Expected User Limit of IRC Server on Pi 512 MB?

Does anyone have a clue of the maximum number of users RPi 512 MB could handle if running an IRC server? I'm just looking for an approximate number, is it 100, 10'000 or millions?
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Difficulties accessing my Raspberry Pi Nginx web server

I just got my Raspberry Pi a few days ago and decided it would be fun to try to make a mini-web server out of it. I started by updating the machine using "apt-get update && apt-get upgrade" ...
15
votes
3answers
8k views

Configuring the Raspberry Pi for Node.js

Reading a book on Single Page Web Applications I came to a paragraph that got me thinking: Node.js is non-blocking and event-driven. In a nutshell, this means a single Node.js instance on modest ...
13
votes
2answers
23k views

Setting up a Ruby on Rails Server

I am thinking of buying a raspberry pi, because I want to host a personal website. I am using a UK Internet provider (Virgin Media), and I want to use my internet connection to allow access to my ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

Citadel server along Apache server behind a router

I have an Apache server running on my Raspberry Pi. The Pi is behind a router, having local IP address 192.192.192.192. I use the Virtual Server feature of the router to allow traffic through ports 80,...
18
votes
4answers
47k views

How do I reboot at a specific time?

Is it possible to re-boot my Raspberry Pi at midnight each night? I know in Linux, you'd use crontab, but I can't seem to find /etc/crontab.
4
votes
1answer
9k views

Apache2 subtext can't acces 000-default

I have been using Apache2 and webmin with my Raspberry Pi. After a restart and reinstallations Apache won't start. > sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart apache2: Syntax error on line 268 of /etc/...
4
votes
2answers
970 views

nginx + php5-fpm + htdocs on USB

None of the configurations that I've looked up can help with setting up Nginx to serve PHP files on a mounted USB folder. I'm currently getting file not found when I try and access a PHP file on the ...
5
votes
2answers
3k views

How can I compile Android applications?

I want to use the pi as a continuous integration server. One type of the software are Android applications. Is it possible to have the Android SDK or something similar to compile Android apps? I didn'...
311
votes
21answers
149k views

Is the Raspberry Pi suitable for running continuously, 24/7?

I would like to run a headless machine to perform some basic automation and statistical generation (e.g. generating netstats, uploading to pvoutput.org), as well as any other trivial batch jobs that ...