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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.

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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 ...
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How to send temperature and humidity sensor data from a raspberry pi to a pc wirelessly?

I am a total newbie in this Raspberry Pi thing. I am also not familiar with python. I have an academic project requires me to record temperature and humidity from a sensor and send the data through ...
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Raspberry pi port forwarding with nodejs server

I have a nodejs server make using websocket. Currently, i can view it in localhost by typing raspberrypi.local:5000. Now I want to portforward it so ppl from other network can view it too. How do i go ...
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Raspberry Pi cluster running as gaming server (TF2 modded minecraft)

I am new to raspberry pi and I am keen to play with its capabilities. I am a keen gamer as well and would like to see if I could link the two. I have been reading up on raspberry clusters and I would ...
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Creating FTP for my public web server

So I have set up port forwarding on my router and have a public IP address for my raspberry pi. I can see the default webpage and it works great. Now I want to actually create a FTP so that I can ...
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Control GPIO from outside home network

I'm not exactly the most knowledgeable on the server-side aspects of how this kind of thing should/would work, but I do tend to pick things up pretty quickly. I've played around with WebIOPi and a ...
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Nylas N1 sync-engine on Raspberry Pi

Is there a streamlined way to install the Nylas N1 sync-engine mail server on a Pi, such as the Pi 3? I found some Debian installer but they appear to require a virtual machine and I don't know ...
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Setting up a server farm with few RPi

I want to set up a server farm with few Raspberry Pis (at least two). I found this amazing tutorial - http://raspberrywebserver.com/raspberrypicluster/raspberry-pi-cluster.html Although there is ...
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Can I host a MineBuilder server?

Is it possible to host a minebuilder server on a raspberry pi? (B Model) Server Program: http://www.space-walrus.com/topic/53/minebuilder-server-program Any help is appreciated.
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I want to webcam stream 24/7 to open Internet

I am a teacher, and we are using a 3-D printer. I have a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, as well as the Webcam Module Version 2, and I have the camera set up and can see video by typing in localhost:8081 into ...
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How to access CUPS web page config from another device in the network?

I've wanted to config CUPS for my printer, but because I'm running a command-only version of Raspbian, I don't have access to the browser on this device. I've followed the CUPS installation and ...
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isc-dhcp-server needs to be restarted after reboot

I'm having an issue with isc-dhcp-server. When I reboot I can see that it loads because it says "Starting LSB: DHCP server ...". However when trying to connect a PXE node to the server it does not ...
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Raid 1 and Owncloud

I have done a Raid 1 system using 2 external HD connected to the Pi2, now I want to install owncloud in the raspberry using the raid to avoid losses, using the external HD connected to store the data. ...
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How to install GitLab on a Raspberry Pi 1?

A friend lend me his old Raspberry Pi to try it out. Currently I am trying to install GitLab on it. I followed the instructions from their install page. Even though it is stated that those ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 Media Server

I have been working to set my Raspberry Pi 2 as a media server in which I can stream files from a USB drive connected to my RP over my network to devices. I haven't been able to find an article or ...
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vnc server fails to start with I/O Error [duplicate]

I have Raspberry Pi 2 with Jessie raspbian release. I had installed tightvncserver using command - sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install tightvncserver Once i had installed the server it was ...
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VNC server run at boot - authentication problem

I followed This tutorial to install and run a VNC server on my Pi using tightvnc. Everything works great when I start the server through SSH but I wanted it to start at boot. So I wrote the script to ...
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Logging Clients (and sites they visit) while using Raspberry PI as WLAN Hotspot

I have recently setup my Raspberry PI as a WLAN hotspot using this guide. Everything works as intended I can login to the hotspot with my smartphone or laptop and browse the internet. Now my question ...
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eSpeak over PHP on Raspberry PI

So I am trying to make a webserver on my Raspberry Pi which plays a voice using eSpeak whenever a page is loaded. I have installed apache2 and php5, and I also have a script to run eSpeak which I have ...
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Built-in http server or framework

I will use a Raspberry PI as a server to run python scripts from an ethernet connected Arduino (to encode short ip camera videos, send notifications through the internet and sync files to dropbox, for ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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,...
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hostapd.service not found

I am trying to make a Raspberry Pi 2 as a wifi access point in a standalone network. I followed this tutorial: https://docs.google.com/document/d/16hJS7fnPyKUwbvR33_nMku_b6XcYaBJXVpeCIMoJzcQ/pub At ...
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Running Xcode Projects

Is it possible to run a Xcode project on a RPi? I have a simple server written in objective c on Xcode that I'd like to put on a RPi but I haven't found any way to do it or even if it's possible.
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Configuration for NASA ISLE deployment

NASA has released an open-source version of it's lab inventory system known as ISLE: https://github.com/nasa/isle I went through the local setup using Vagrant but I was wondering if it would be ...
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Nginx with RTMP server fail to start on boot on Raspberry Pi

I installed Nginx with RTMP server usnig the infos available on this tutorial on Raspberry Pi. It is impossible for me to find out why Nginx does not start on boot. I have tried most of the available ...
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Game Server Lag Every 2 Minutes or So on Raspi 2

I run a DarkPlaces Quake server on my Raspberry Pi 2. Every 2 minutes or so, there is a massive lag spike in game play, but it's fine when it's not doing that. I have checked crontab, but neither my ...
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Usage of graphics core for headless XRDP server

I run my Pi as a headless server, running (among others) XRDP. My question is this: does XRDP use the video core and RAM? If not what is the lowest possible memory split?
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Running a webserver unikernel on RaspberryPi

Is there anyone who have tried to install a webserver unikernel on a Raspberry? In both cases, is it something possible and could one run an efficient webserver from it? What are your thoughts on ...
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Running Ghost on Raspberry PI getting error

I am new to this stackexchange so sorry if my question should be wrong here and belongs to another stackexchange. Also I am a raspberry pi newbie with just basic skills of using the console. I have ...
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Would a raspberry pi be strong enough to work as a reverse proxy for multiple web servers

First time poster, so this may be an easy question. I currently have two web servers serving a total of four web applications, mostly for my own personal testing and development. I'm running under ...
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Increase transfer rate with Samba using Raspberry Pi 3

I set up an home server using my Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. This server is accessed from Linux distros, Mac OS, and Windows on the local network. I've chosen to set up the server using the smb protocol. ...
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Script works on laptop, but not on PI

I have a streaming server / motion detection script that works on my laptop, but when I move it to my PI it gives the following error when i try and access the stream: my laptop ip address - - [23/...
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Can Raspberry Pi be used as a desktop virtualization server?

I would like to use my Raspberry Pi B+ as a desktop virtualization server. Please check out the below image as reference. Here, Desktop Virtualization Server - Raspberry Pi. Windows XP - My laptop or ...
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Is raspberry pi 2 model B a good candidate as a “Download Box” or NAS

I am planning to buy Raspberry pi 2 Model B. Predominantly for two purposes, Download Box (for Torrents, ftp / http downloads) Web Server (For replying some requests to Local Client computers ) and ...
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Raspberry pi as public web server

I want to make my raspberry pi server public, I have successfully used it locally and "it works". There are a lot of tutorials on this but they all say that you have to do some port forwarding in your ...
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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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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 ...
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When I make a clone of my SD, the resulting image has ethernet problems

First of all, I'm working with Ubuntu Server 18.04, on a Raspberry Pi 3b+. I'm running a server with Nodejs and MongoDB. Everything works perfect. The problem comes when I want to clone the SD into ...
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Home server setup with Raspberry pi

I want to make my home server which will have my backup data and private git repos, but I don't know what to use- Raspberry pi zero or the raspberry 3 B. Does performace(CPU and RAM really matter)?
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LAMP Server Questions

I am hosting or at least supposed to be hosting a LAMP server website on a Pi 2B WordPress is what I'm using to build the website. The question is, does the server automatically activate on startup ...
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Set up RPi2 as a local website for I/O control

I am making a drink making robot. I was going to set the RPi as a webpage that can only be accessed when on my local Wifi network. Then on the page you would select what drink you want and when the ...
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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 ...
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Run a code without being on the physical machine

I have some devices (i.e. leds) that I need to control on a Raspberry Pi, but I was thinking if there is a way in which I can put the code in a server, and then when the raspberry Pi receives a ...
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Share files betweens two raspberry pis

I am hoping to find out how to share files between two Raspberry Pi's. I've used samba before on each individual Raspberry Pi with my Windows computer but this doesn't allow me to share files on my ...
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HTTP Server stops after some time

INFO: I'm referring to this question I asked on Super User, but couldn't get an answer. Since my system is a RaspberryPi running Debian I think this is a good place for it. I'm currently running a ...
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How can a raspberry pi get time from another pi

I'm trying to set a slave pi to let get time from master pi using ntp service. The master pi has been set to be a hotspot (which is not connected to the internet) and the slave pi connect to it via ...
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Help with FTP server management on Raspberry Pi

I have followed this tutorial for setting up my pi as a web server. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-your-Raspberry-Pi-into-a-personal-web-serv/?ALLSTEPS I am confused on which parts of the ...
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What is needed to set up a Pi as a local server? [closed]

I can find plenty of articles about setting a Raspberry Pi up as a regular server. My goal is to set up a Pi as a local server. A simplified scenario would be as follows: I have a Pi, no internet or ...