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Apache2 and PHP5 repository down?

I've recently been trying to get PHP and Apache on my Raspberry Pi as to make it a web server but when I try to apt-get them from their respective repositories, it gives me a bunch of '404 not found'. ...
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My server is not receiving any php uploaded files

I have a local LAN server running on a Raspberry Pi (apache2) with PHP installed. I know that PHP is working, because I wrote a test file, echo "Hello, World!" and it worked. But, whenever I upload a ...
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How to create a new file/folder in Fat32 USB drive from Mac OSX with netatalk file sharing

I mounted the FAT32 USB drive with the command: sudo mount -t vfat -o rw,auto,user,fmask=0022,dmask=0000,uid=debian-transmission,gid=debian-transmission /dev/sda1 /media/MEDIA I see the folder in ...
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100% packet loss when pinging Raspberry Pi running web server

I set up a web server on a Raspberry Pi (running a Debian package) and everything that I need is set up, and I've uploaded my website via FileZilla. Now I can connect to the server via the static IP ...
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Setting Raspberry GPIO value in rc.local

I'm a semi-linux newcomer and i have a question: I need to set some GPIO pins in this way: (pin 18 out, pin 17 in) (actually i'm doing this via WiringPi(python) trought this commands) gpio export 18 ...
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Raspberry Pi Chromium can't find webpage on boot

We have a raspberry pi in our office which boots directly into the browser using a line in the .profile file as follows xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito internalsite.internal.com And a ...
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--explicitly-allowed-ports equivalent chromium on linux

I need chromium on a raspberry pi to be able to browse to a website residing on a arbitary port "111" in this case. However chromium complains (I understand for good reason). However I need to get ...
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fullscreen xinit raspberry pi

I can start chromium from a xinit command xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk www.google.co.uk And it boots into the browser but it is not using the full width of my screen. The browser appears on the ...
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Mirroring ~1.8TB of individual files using lftp, what would be the fastest way?

I've stared mirroring the files and directories on an FTP server to my external HDD using my Raspberry Pi so I can leave the downloads running 24/7. What I did to start the download was: lftp ...
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How do I set a program to start when the linux machine is turned on? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Programs on startup in Linux I have a Linux machine running a program constantly, if power is cut out, the program wont restart until i open an SSH session and type in ...
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How do I boot a Raspberry Pi directly into browser?

I have put the following line in my /etc/bash.bashrc file: chromium--kiosk www.bbc.co.uk However I then get an error at start up: (chromium:2100): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: If I set ...
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avconv (ffmpeg) on Raspberry Pi often corrupts extracted video still images

I'm using avconv on a Raspberry Pi to try to fetch a still image from an IP camera with an RTSP stream of H.264 video: $ avconv -v verbose -i $url -fflags discardcorrupt -t 00:00:01 -r 0.1 -an -vsync ...
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Blocked out of server because I don't have access to usual ssh public key, any solution?

I momentarily don't have access to my usual computer and would like to work on my personal dev server (Raspberry Pi) as usual using ssh. My problem is I secured it so you can only log in it with my ...
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Avoid starting MySQL on startup on Raspbian

I have a MySQL server running under Raspbian on my Raspberry Pi. How can I prevent the MySQL server starting on system startup? I read everywhere that I have to make changes in the ...
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Set Network Proxy Linux

I have a raspberry pi and I need to set a network proxy for both apt and browser. How do I do this? The only thing I have found is to use the following lines in the bash.bashrc file export ...
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Server doesn't load pages other than index outside local network

I have a site hosted from my Raspberry Pi, and recently I've ran into this problem: When I view the site on the local network, the site looks great. Everything loads, all the CSS etcetera. However, ...
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How can I run lightdm on Xvfb on a Raspberry Pi?

I've got a Raspberry Pi and I'm using it as a headless server. But I want to run X on it. It comes with lightdm, and if you run it using the included HDMI or video out it works, and I can use that and ...
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Is an external hard disk hard disk necessary for not over-using the sd on a Raspberry PI? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What’s the life expectancy of an SD card? I recently got my raspberry PI and I was thinking about using it as a torrent box. For that, would you advise to connect an ...
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Android XBMC remote: Java error: FileNotFoundException (command=getSystemInfo)

I want to use my raspberryPI as a HTPC. I installed Raspbmc and tried to connect to it via Official XBMC Remote but I get the error: I/O Exception (java.io.FileNotFoundException) ...
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dd - just copy partitions

I have a SanDisk Extreme SD card contaning my Homeserver runing on the RaspberryPI. I want to move this sytsem to another 4GB SD card using dd. But unfortunaltely when I make an image via dd it has ...
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Wired to wireless bridge in Linux

I am attempting to set up my Raspberry Pi as a bridge, using Debian wheezy. I have a hostapd.conf: (some details changed for security, and yes, I know WEP is no good)... interface=wlan0 bridge=br0 ...
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Why is my Linux box dropping network connection?

I have a Debian server in the form of a Raspberry Pi running Raspian. It has a USB Wi-Fi connection. Sometimes it would not respond when I SSH to it, and would require a reboot. I found something in ...
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Pulse audio error and strange noise when using VLC on Wheezy

I am trying to play audio files on my Raspberry pi using VLC, but I am getting a "Pulse audio output error" and the song has a huge amount of random noise. Here is a little video that shows what I am ...
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Sharing a Windows 7 wifi connection with a Raspberry PI

I have a Windows 7 PC that is using a Wireless network connection that I want to share on the PI. I have a working CAT 5 cable that I am using to connect the Win 7 PC to the PI. I have configured ...
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Can't get my Raspberry Pi to keep a static IP

I recently got given a Raspberry Pi and I would like to be able to remote into it using puTTy from my laptop so I don't have to sit next to my tv with a keyboard and mouse to use it. I am able to get ...
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Raspberry Pi sound

I am trying to configure the linux software festival which converts text to voice on a Raspberry Pi. Before and after the sound is played there is glitch sound that is heard. Does anyone know what ...
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RPI - Configuring ethernet

I need to connect to my university network which is a bit tricky doing on RPI. I cannot find how to complete the manual set up steps described on uni site , and the app that configures network ...
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Webcam stream doesn't work on Logitech E2500

I'm currently trying to get webcam streaming to work on a Logitech E2500 with ffmpeg. Running the command gives me some kind of buffer length error. pi@raspberrypi ~/ffmpeg-dmo-1.0 $ sudo ...
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Debian eth0 to wlan0 forwarding, with openvpn

I'm using "raspian" (Debian for the raspberry pi), and would like the raspberry-pi to serve internet access through eth0, using wlan0. The catch here is that while wlan0 is connected to my router, I'd ...
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Are there any computers that could fit inside a standard North American power outlet box?

I would like to be able to put a computer in the wall. With decent-performing boards as small as the Raspberry Pi, has anyone ever attempted to put one inside of a power box? If so, which ones and how ...
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Port forwarding & OpenVPN

I have a raspberry pi running Debian (raspbian) and I'm having issues that don't seem raspberry pi related. I connect to this device via ssh most of the time on my local network, but decided I would ...
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How much space does Raspbian use?

I can't find any info about how much space Raspbian uses. I have checked the wikipedia article about it and the official FAQ.
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Is there an adapter (or other possibility) converting a SD card slot into an USB3.0 port?

Let's assume I would like to attach a USB3.0 external storage device to my Raspberry Pi by utilizing the SD card slot. Would that be feasible? (As far as I know the Ethernet is just a USB2.0 port in ...
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How to script a web application served from ARM board (like Raspberry Pi)? [closed]

What would you suggest as a backend for web application served from a small ARM board like Raspberry Pi running linux? My idea is to control the ARM board via a web interface. This would involve ...
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can I display a JPG or PNG to the framebuffer (/dev/fb*)?

I know I can capture the framebuffer in linux using something like cp /dev/fb0 ~/myimage and re-display that by coping back to the device like so cp ~/myimage /dev/fb0. What format is the framebuffer ...
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Sending text messages from Raspberry Pi via email fails

I'm using mailx on my raspberry pi to try to send text messages updates for event monitoring. My phone number:9876543210 My phone's email-to-text gateway address: 9876543210@txt.att.net I can ...
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Can I run mythbackend on Raspberry Pi?

Is the Raspberry Pi Model B (the one with 512MB RAM) powerful enough to run a mythtv backend (along with some USB or network storage, of course)? Can it record TV, and can I stream 1080p video from ...
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Does there exist a bootable Raspian Image that forgoes the need for monitor, keyboard and mouse?

I'm looking for an SD Card or thumb drive image that I can plug into a brand new raspberry pi which will "just work", meaning I plug SD card or Thumb drive in I plug ethernet cable in I turn ...
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Streaming audio to headless linux box

I have a dual boot (Win 7 + Ubuntu) PC connected via wifi with my music collection on a local HDD. I usually use Rhythmbox on Ubuntu or Winamp on Windows to listen to my music but I'll change if I ...
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Run a script after killing lxsession (xorg)

I am trying to run a program automatically within a bash script after killing the LXDE session. My script consists of: #!/bin/sh pkill lxsession; sh ...
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Enable networking on raspberry pi - Internet sharing with Win7

I do not have physical access to the wireless router that I use (shared living agreement), so I cannot connect my RasPi (Model B) to the router via Ethernet. However, I am running a Windows 7 64-bit ...
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Redirect physical keyboard input to SSH

I'm having a raspberry pi running debian linux and I have an RFID reader connected to it. The RFID reader behaves like a keyboard. Every time I scan a tag it types then number of the tag and then ...
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Is there a Linux distro that will easily run “embedded style” on a Raspberry Pi? [closed]

I need a Linux distro that will give me the following: Run on a Raspberry Pi Can reliably survive power loss (like via a read-only filesystem) I've been able to hunt down some documentation on how ...
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Dokuwiki on Raspbian “wheezy” (Raspberry Pi)

I've installed the dokuwiki via apt-get. The first call to http://localhost/dokuwiki give me "403 Forbidden" as response: Achtung! HTTP/1.1 403 Forbidden You don't have permission to access /dokuwiki ...
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CUPS causes printer to click and doesn't print

I'm suffering a strange problem with my Cannon iP4850 when trying to use CUPS on a Raspberry Pi (this is not RPi specific, please do not vote to move it). When I plug the printer into my Laptop ...
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Linux (v4l) webcam - make settings “stick”

My Logitech camera (C300) is properly detected and present at /dev/video0. However, by default the image has contrast and saturation set to maximum, which significantly degrades the image quality. I ...
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Using a Raspberry Pi to Share WiFi Connection over Ethernet

I have a Raspi successfully connected over WiFi, and I want to connect some wired devices to the same network through it. My AP already provides a DHCP server, so I basically want something to bridge ...
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Run command on receiving email

So I'm setting up a raspberry pi at home to automate some tasks. I'd like it to run a terminal command when it receives an email. Not sure exactly how to go about doing this. Ideally I'd also like ...
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In Windows 7, how do I find the IP of a device (Raspberry Pi) attached via Ethernet?

I want to determine the IP of my Raspberry Pi which is attached to my PC via Ethernet and has a dynamic IP.
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Unable to connect to AP on a Raspberry Pi

I'm trying to setup an access point, using Raling RT5370 USB Dongle on a Debian system, I followed the following tutorial, until "Internet connection Sharing.", I don't want to share internet, so I ...