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

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Docker Alpine:latest image fails to get date so everything fails

I just got a Raspberry pi 4 with 8GB and a SD. I ran all the updates and went directly to install docker and discovered that many images were randomly failing. I narrowed it down to the alpine:latest ...
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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 do i get zoom on a raspberry pi 4?

I am looking to install zoom web conferencing on my raspberry pi 4 4gb running Ubuntu mate 20.04. I have tried the pi kiss method but pi kiss wont load. How do i do this?
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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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Installing STM32CubeProgrammer on Raspberry Pi

I need to install STM32CubeProgrammer on Raspberry Pi running Raspbian Server (no desktop). Anyone succeeded with such a setup? To begin with, the installation instructions require the installation of ...
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I can't install System.Device.Gpio on RPi

I try to use .NET Core for Raspberry Pi 3 and want to install IoT libraries by using the instructions here I want to do development on my Mac and then copy files to the RPi so I created a console ...
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Unable to install Firefox or Thunderbird (Icedove)

I have been trying to install Firefox and Thunderbird on Raspbian Stretch, but I have not been able to. Edit: This issue seems to have been resolved for now. For some reason the sudo apt-get update ...
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how to install netctl on lastest raspbian pi2

I have install lasted raspbian on my raspberry pi2. Unfortunally, it seem that netctl isn't installed, so I did: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install netctl Reading package lists... Done ...
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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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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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How can Rpi connect to and read the DIY PH-4502C pH Sensor?

How can Rpi connect to and read the DIY PH-4502C pH Sensor?
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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 do I run AppGameKit for Pi, as it seems to be an executable file?

I am new to StackOverflow so please let me know if I am doing this wrong. I recently got a Raspberry Pi, and have played with it for a little bit. I wanted to use AppGameKit for the Pi on it, but I ...
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Installing docker on Raspberry PI 3

I'm getting the following trying to run docker on a Rasperry PI 3. Link to the the instructions I used. Setting up docker-ce (5:19.03.8~3-0~raspbian-stretch) ... Job for docker.service failed ...
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Pihole only resolves clients names on IPv4

I have setup Pihole on my Pi and evrything works except the client resolvement. Ipv4 adresses get resolved in the certain names i have set in my Router but IPv6 adresses dont get set. I have set ULA ...
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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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Server 19.10 on Raspberry Pi 4 defaults to root?

I've successfully installed Server 19.10, then got a desktop (Lubuntu) going on a single Raspberry Pi 4 (4gb). I went with the 32-bit version, having heard the 64-bit is not very stable. (Please ...
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How to install Nextcloud (with a compatible version of PHP) on an RasPi 3B+ running Arch linux (arm)?

I want to install Nextcloud on my Raspberry Pi 3 B+ running Arch Linux. Nextcloud requires a version of PHP: 7.1 <= x < 7.4.0. I have done a lot of research, and there seems to be no place on ...
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Freecad not working on my raspbian!

I just installed free cad on raspbian from repo . Then after the installation was complete when I preseed the freecad icon from menu it is opening. But when I am pressing new project the software is ...
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Error #35584 when trying to run Minetest with flatpak

I'm trying to install minetest on my Raspberry Pi B+ by running flatpak install net.minetest.Minetest I got it installed but after rebooting my pi it doesn't show up anywhere and trying to open it ...
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Installing Raspbian on mdadm raid

I'm looking to make a serious Raspberry Pi installation, and a micro sd card is not enough performance or redundancy for me. So I'm trying to figure out how to install Raspbian on a mdadm raid5 array ...
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How to install Couchbase onto a Raspberry Pi 3

I am making a discord bot, and I want to use Couchbase as my Database option. (So I can get some practise on it, since work is switching to it) However, Couchbase does not officially target the ARM ...
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raspberry pi model b+ Not booting

I recently bought a raspberry pi 3 b+ from amazon and when I got it delivered the package was already opened, so I just want to check if my raspberry is working or not so I formatted a compatible sd ...
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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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Unable to get Pi to boot with Kali

I'm trying to flash an SD card with Kali Linux to run on my Pi. I've followed the instructions found here: https://docs.kali.org/downloading/kali-linux-live-usb-install and the image I downloaded came ...
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HOW TO FIX: "The valid stable is invalid for APT::Default-Release as such a release is not available in the sources"

So as I'm working on a project I type in "sudo apt-get install feh" but after I pressed enter it gave me a "The valid stable isinvalid for APT::Default-Release as such a release is not available in ...
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phpmyadmin installation issue

I am having trouble installing phpmyadmin on the raspberry pi zero. The raspberry pi is connected to a Windows 10 laptop with SSH using putty and the internet connection is bridge from my laptop. At ...
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Unable to install the driver for "AVerTV Volar HD Nano - A867R" (a DVB-T dongle)

I downloaded the driver (for linux) from the AVerMedia site, unpacked it into an xyz directory, and from that directory I gave the command make. I got the following output Missing files that required ...
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Replacing `jessie` with `stable` in raspbian `sources.list`?

in debian etc/apt/sources.list it is possible to replace the name of the current distribution with the status of a given distribution. For example, if one plans to use always the stable release can ...
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Setting Raspberry Pi up for more than one usage

I am new to Raspberry pi and super excited to start using it. My first raspberry pi project is going to essentially be a entertainment system connected to the tv at all times. First, I will be ...
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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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Emacs Not Properly installing on Raspberry Pi B+

When I type: sudo apt-get install emacs It gives me multiple errors, such as: Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/ jessie/main imagemagick-common all 8:6.8.9.9-5+deb8u2 404 Not Found [...
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Install Webmin on my Raspberry Pi 3 B Stops

I've have tried several times to install Webmin on my Raspberry Pi 3 B with no luck. I have expanded the OS to the 32gb micro SD Card, and even changed the SD Card twice. It will download everything ...
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luakit browser installation fail

I am trying to install Luakit browser on Raspberry Pi on Rasbian 7 (Wheezy). However when I execute sudo apt-get install luakit I get following output from console: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get ...
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Touchscreen - configuration issue?

Good day! I have a rpi B+ with 3,2" display (fb_ili9340) and XPT2046 touch controller. Previously 3.18.10, now 4.0.7 kernel. Display works perfectly as with waveshare32b module, but no touchscreen ...
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Syntax error: word unexpected (expecting ")") ERROR when run : python configure.py

I followed this link to install PyQt5 on Raspbian. First I cross compiled Qt5 (this link) for Raspberry and executed an example. It worked fine. When executing this command: python configure.py --...
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controlling 12 V RGB LED strip with raspberry pi

We are trying to control a RGB led strip with a 12 V power supply. The servoblaster does not work. Can you please suggest some other software we can use?
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Unable to install the required packages for developing Maynard desktop

I am attempting to install the new Maynard desktop, just to give it a try. I added the # Source packages for Maynard. deb-src http://raspberrypi.collabora.com wheezy wayland lines to /etc/apt/...
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Why I can't compile and install cgminer on my RaspBerry?

I am trying to install Cgminer on my RaspBerry (it use RaspBian that is a Debian minimalistic version) as explained here: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=494625.0 In particular the ...
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how to install cx_oracle python db driver?

I need to install cx_oracle on my pi but I couldn't find arm-specific version or sources. Any ideas how to do it?
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Problem in installing OpenCV

I'm trying to use the OpenCV library. Here is a piece of code that threw the same error for way too long. I'm following along a tutorial book written in Japanese and the section I'm working on at the ...