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Questions regarding issues installing specific applications or operating systems on the Raspberry Pi.

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Can you control raspberry pi GPIO pins from a html website

I would like to be able to connect a html website to the GPIO pins so that when a button is pushed on the website it turns on a GPIO pin on the pi. I am also wondering if it is possible to take data ...
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`npm` and `nodejs` incompatibilities

I installed npm and nodejs today because I wanted to try tldr-pages. After the obligatory sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade: $ sudo apt-get install nodejs npm Following a huge ...
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Can't Install Packages with apt-get | no installation candidate

I'm using Raspbian Stretch with Desktop(v4.14.62-v7) and I can't seem to be able to install packages on my rPi. For instance, when I type sudo apt-get install autoconf, I get: Reading package lists.....
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How do I Install Kivy for python 3.4 on my raspberry? Is that possible?

The question is on the title XD How do I Install Kivy for python 3.4 on my raspberry? Is that possible? I tried using the https://kivy.org/docs/installation/installation-rpi.html guide but thats only ...
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Can't install rails3 - unmet dependencies

I just got a Raspberry Pi 3 (I already have a fair amount of UNIX experience) and installed Raspbian. I'm trying to install Rails 3 with apt-get. When I try, I get a message about unmet dependencies. ...
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The `pkg-config` command doesn't find the `bcm_host` package. How can I add the `.pc` files from `/opt/vc/lib/pkgconfig` to pkg-config?

I am running a raspberry pi 3B (V 1.2). I am using the proprietary OpenGLES driver (Broadcom). I have just run a full apt upgrade. I am trying to build SDL2 and I noticed that while it was being ...
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BTSync update: 2.0.93 => latest

Years ago I installed BTSync from debian.yeasoft.net repo. My /etc/apt/sources.list.d/btsync.list: deb http://debian.yeasoft.net/btsync wheezy main contrib non-free deb-src http://debian.yeasoft.net/...
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How to install RaspberryPIOS on WSL

I am trying to install Raspberry Pi OS on Windows subsystem for linux (WSL), but I do not know how to install it. Could you tell me how to install it or tell me good homepage instructing installation? ...
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How do I use NumPy and Pandas in my virtual environment?

I'm using Raspberry 4 to host a web service with FastAPI. In my code, there's a dependency on Pandas. When I ran the web service, it gives me the error message below: File "/home/pi/Projects/...
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Raspberry pi 3 problem with 'make install_autostart' command when installing servoblaster

I am working to create a pan/tilt face tracking system on the raspberry pi 3 and have been following the instructions on http://www.instructables.com/id/Pan-Tilt-face-tracking-with-the-raspberry-pi/ I ...
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Installing RStudio on a Raspberry Pi running Ubuntu MATE 16.04

I am planning to do a classroom project using R and RStudio IDE. I am able to run R from command line. I installed the package using the command below sudo apt-get install r-base Now I am trying to ...
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installing sonic pi

So, now we have followed steps to uninstall and reinstall Sonic Pi. The uninstall was easy. The install has defeated us. We have clicked on the download link. A file downloads. A window pops up saying ...
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Raspberry Pi Virtual Machine using Virtual Box will not install?

I tried creating a Raspberry Pi VM using the official Raspberry Pi for Desktop iso located at https://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/raspberry-pi-desktop/, but every time I run the install, I get this ...
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Good KDE distros for RP4?

I’m looking to work with a KDE distro on my RP4. I’m most familiar with the Ubuntu family but it doesn’t seem Kubuntu has an ARM image. Fedora has a KDE spin but not sure I want to go that route just ...
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How do I install pandas on Raspberry Pi?

I'm trying to install Python Pandas on my Raspi and I'm finding strange errors. ~ $ pip install pandas Downloading/unpacking pandas Downloading pandas-0.13.1.tar.gz (6.1Mb): 6.1Mb downloaded Running ...
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What causes Linuxes on Raspberry Pi to not be able to be installed with an installer?

If you download an ISO for a Linux distro for x86 and burn it onto a disc or USB stick, and put that device into the target computer and start it up, it shows an interactive installer. If you want ...
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Formatting SDXC Card - Format Size Adjustment option doesn't exist?

So I'm trying to format my 64 GB SD card, using the instructions on the Raspberry Pi website (for Windows). They say to run the SD Formatter with Format Size Adjustment set to ON. But in the SD ...
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Can Not Install crossbuild-essential-arm64 On RaspberryPi 4 Model B: Held Broken Packages

I am attempting to install crossbuild-essential-arm64 on my Raspberry Pi 4 Model B, running Raspbian. However, I am getting an error saying "you have held broken packages", along with a list ...
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How to remove snap-store from Rpi-4b Debian Buster?

I need to reinstall snap-store. I would be thankful if someone would tell me the commands to uninstall or reinstall it. You can see the reason why I need to install snap-store again here: Unable to ...
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Starting up GCompris on a RPI4 for a specific user

I have installed GCompris on a RPI4 which is running the latest Raspberry Pi OS. I have 2 users. the default pi user and i also created a user call "student". I can start GCompris when ...
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Unable to install Snap-Store on Rpi-4b

I have had a problem with snap-store app on my raspberry pi. I installed it using these steps that I found on line in the command line: sudo apt update sudo apt install snapd sudo reboot sudo snap ...
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I need some help installing Inkscape on Raspbian

I am using the latest release of Raspbian and I noticed that one of my favorite apps isn't in the software center. I can't seem to find Inkscape for Raspbian. Can someone help me install it?
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How can I install raspistill/raspicam on a distro that doesn't include them?

I'm using a pi distro that includes the proper kernel and everything, but not raspistill or raspicam. How can I install these?
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opencv installation

`I tried installing opencv on my raspi 3B using pip, on trying to import cv2 i am getting an error Edit: code lines: Successfully installed opencv-python-4.1.1.26 `(cv) pi@raspberrypi:~ $ workon cv ...
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How do I install GDM on Raspbian?

How do I install GDM and any other necessary packages for it to run on the Raspbian image?
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No signal HDMI in raspberry pi 3 model B when connected to monitor

I've just installed raspberry pi OS on an SD card and I inserted it into the raspberry pi. It just shows welcome within a fraction of seconds it is showing no signal in HDMI input. Anyone, please help ...
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Failed to start Load Kernel Modules for installing Ubuntu 18.04 on Raspberry 4

I tried to install Ubuntu 18.04 on Pi4. I followed the link from ubuntu for pi. After inserting the SD card with Ubuntu image, the error appeared after few lines with [FAILED] Failed to start Load ...
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How can I resolve this error? SSLError("Can't connect to HTTPS URL because the SSL module is not available.")

I can't figure this out. I've now researched and tried for hours but I can't solve this so hear me out. I have a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ and installed Raspbian OS on it. Raspbian came with Python2.X and ...
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apt and apt-get cause pi to crash

I'm running into quite a frustrating problem with my Raspberry Pi Zero W. When I try to run apt or apt-get, having done nothing on the installation aside from modifying wpa_supplicant and changing the ...
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Install pinout command in Rpi 1B

After install RaspiOS lite (2021-01-11-raspios-buster-armhf-lite) in a Rpi 1B model, I get command not found from pinout command. I found this guide to get pinout command in a Rpi zero: sudo apt ...
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ReSpeaker 2mic drivers can't be installed on Pi 3b

I’m trying to set up a ReSpeaker 2mic Pi HAT. Emphasis on trying. According to the instructions, i’m supposed to do this: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade git clone https://github.com/...
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Expand filesystem on first boot, but not to full micro SD size

For the same reasons as detailed in Temporarily disable expand filesystem during first boot (and in this duplicate), I'd like to avoid the filesystem expansion to the full size of the micro SD card. ...
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Atom text editor on raspberry pi 4?

I'm looking to install Atom on my Raspberry pi 4. In ARMHF naturally. I have already tried a lot of solution, but nothing works. I tried the atom-arhmf.deb from the official github repository and ...
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How do I download shellter for Raspbian?

So my question is: How do you download shellter for Raspbian as sudo apt-get install shellter does not work. it says package not found. Or does shellter not exist for the Raspbian I have found ...
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Can't install software with the "Add/Remove Software" graphical interface, nothing happens

Running a freshly installed Raspberry Pi OS Desktop on a Raspberry Pi 4, I'm trying to install software using the graphical Add/Remove Software tool. For example, Visual Studio Code. After checking ...
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What can I do? Installing software "E: Unable to fetch some archives" (Pure Data)

I'm trying to install Pure Data on my Pi with the command: sudo apt-get install puredata However, it isn't working and I'm getting the message: E: Unable to fetch some archives, maybe run apt-get ...
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Installation of rPi Imager failes on Windows 10

I have 6 Micro SD chips that I want to put various Raspberry Pi Operating Systems on. I tried downloading version 1.6 of the imager from the official software page twice yesterday. After downloading I ...
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Problem using WiFi to install Home Assistant on Raspberry Pi 4 [closed]

Please do not reply to this if you think I am being difficult because I do not want to use Ethernet to install Home Assistant. (I know that the recommended method is to install HA using Ethernet but I ...
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Error loading libgobject-2.0.so.0 and libglib-2.0.so.0 - Box64 on RPi 4

I'm trying to install a few amd64 apps, including Gitkraken and Zoom, using Box64 on my Raspberry Pi 4b+ running Raspi-OS arm64 (from here), but I'm getting the error below: Gitkraken, downloaded from ...
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how do i reset my raspberry pi using the terminal

How do i reset my raspberry pi using terminal? I don't have access to another PC so i have to reset using only the raspberry pi. I have tried searching up answers but no-one seems to not have another ...
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Do I still need rpi-update if I am using the latest version of Raspbian?

I have a 512MB Pi. I am trying to make sure I am getting the most out of it. I just downloaded the latest version of Raspbian and installed it on the Pi. Do I also need rpi-update? Is rpi-update ...
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Missing Driver for Canon Printer

Need to install a driver for a Canon Pixma MG2920 printer to use with a Raspberry Pi 3 as a server. Followed all the steps listed in a few online tutorials, but the printer is not listed in CUPS. ...
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Error for installing the OpenCV on raspberry (Command "python setup.py egg_info" failed ...)

Based of this post, I have tried to install the below package at first step: sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt install cmake pkg-config build-essential git sudo apt install ...
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How to install PyQt5.15.x on raspberry pi 3b+

I need to install PyQt5.15.0 or higher on Raspberry pi 3b+. OS is Raspbian Pi OS. I found some answers like that. But everytime when I tried to install PyQt5.15, it has installed 5.11 version. I also ...
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Availability of R packages on Raspberry Pi

I couldn't find it by googling. Are all usual R packages from CRAN also available in R on Rasbian on Raspberry Pi? What is the current supported R version on Pi 4?
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How can I factory reset my Raspberry Pi 4 model B?

I got my Raspberry Pi 4 yesterday and have already managed to uninstall the browser. I don't want to go through the kerfuffle of reinstalling everything that I deleted and since I haven't done much on ...
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How to install Librewolf/Waterfox in Raspberry Pi OS?

I'm linux newbie and don't know how to install/compile Librewolf and Waterfox for latest Raspberry Pi OS. Librewolf: This is for Debian Unstable only - do not try to install this package on any other ...
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Node.js is missing libatomic.so.1?

I've installed node.js on my rPi2 using nvm (following this guide, but updated to the latest LTS version of node) and it seems to have partially installed. The issue seems to be that node cannot find ...

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