I recently wanted to experiment with one of my machines by adding a second network card and using it to forward packets from one network to another. Advertisements
There are several ways to check which version of Debian, Ubuntu or Raspbian you are running.
By default the root password is locked to prevent you from being able to login as root on Debian/Raspbian, and for good reason.
Though modern solid state drives can now store a large amount of data they differ from conventional disks in a number of ways.
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Tagged bash, ext2, ext3, ext4, jessie, Raspberry Pi, squeeze, wheezy
There have been a number of times when having got my Raspberry Pi all set up and ready to take time-lapse photographs, or just when I think I have finished configuring it as a music player, the moment I tuck … Continue reading
I can’t believe I haven’t written this up before as I’ve been using an ftp server long enough! There are several different FTP servers available, including ProFTPD, WU-FTPD, Pure-FTPd, and vsftpd.
I recently encountered a problem with a program that simply crashed when I tried to run it after it had been updated, unfortunately it didn’t give any indication what caused the crash other than the error message ‘Segmentation Fault‘
The process here should work for most USB wireless devices, and should work on both a Raspberry Pi and an ordinary PC running Debian (or even Ubuntu) provided the device is supported by the current kernel.
If you are connecting to an X Window session on one machine remotly from another machine running X Windows then by default you will not be able to shut down or reboot the system from the login screen, and will … Continue reading
Unless I’m messing about with a legacy desktop or low-cost digital signage I generally connect to my Raspberry Pi from my PC or laptop using a USB console cable.