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by mcgyver83
Wed Jun 03, 2015 7:55 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: systemd high cpu usage
Replies: 23
Views: 7507

Re: systemd high cpu usage

no hints?
by mcgyver83
Sat May 23, 2015 5:28 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: xbmc on rasp not connected to tv
Replies: 0
Views: 337

xbmc on rasp not connected to tv

Hi, I have a Raspberry with USB hdd in a room, connected via ethernet to the router.
In another room I have the tv connected via wifi to the NET.
How can I use xbmc on the rasp and show the nuce interface on the tv?
by mcgyver83
Mon May 04, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Login from remote to the default desktop
Replies: 6
Views: 1013

Re: Login from remote to the default desktop

Can I use remmina on ubuntu to open a vnc session to the DISPLAY:0 (so rpi_ip:5900)?
When I try remmina says "Unable to connect to VNC server"
by mcgyver83
Fri May 01, 2015 7:36 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: jDownloader2 (webUI w Captchas) install guide
Replies: 5
Views: 4782

Re: jDownloader2 (webUI w Captchas) install guide

I'm also interested in jd2 on raspberry with captcha solving interface
by mcgyver83
Fri May 01, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Login from remote to the default desktop
Replies: 6
Views: 1013

Re: Login from remote to the default desktop

Sorry to wake up an old thread but I come back to the old idea: I want to connect to the "default" screen shown out-of-the-box when I start the raspberry, how can I do this? My concern is to avoid opening a new vnc session dedicated to jdownloader but use the already present desktop. This because, a...
by mcgyver83
Wed Apr 15, 2015 6:57 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 83674

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

Sorry, probably I missed a step; I'm running this command: ./bkup_rpimage.sh start -cz /media/screenplay/Rpi_backup/$(uname -n)-$(date +%Y-%m-%d).img How can I restore an .img file made by the script? Is it possibile "on the fly" restoring the raspberry I'm currently connected to (ssh)? Via another ...
by mcgyver83
Wed Apr 01, 2015 10:11 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: journalctl log messagge
Replies: 1
Views: 1574

Re: journalctl log messagge

no one with this issue?
by mcgyver83
Wed Apr 01, 2015 9:53 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 83674

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

jinx wrote:Sorry, that's a typo in the example commands lines.
The correct command should be

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bkup_rpimage.sh start -cz /media/screenplay/Rpi_backup/$(uname -n)-$(date +%Y-%m-%d).img
Excellent, is working now :)
About how to keep only last 3 backups?
by mcgyver83
Wed Mar 25, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 83674

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

mcgyver83 wrote:Great script.
When I run

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sh bkup_rpimage.sh rsync -cz /media/screenplay/Rpi_backup/$(uname -n)-$(date +%Y-%m-%d).img
I receive thi result:

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-e Invalid command or option: rsync
See 'bkup_rpimage.sh --help' for usage
Any idea about that?
by mcgyver83
Mon Mar 23, 2015 11:11 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 83674

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

I'm almost agree with you, but I'm talking about a not a system that I require to survive :) So I can monitor the system for a smart period of time to check that all is working fine and after I can rely on the script. If one day I will wake up and find that the script erased all the backup because t...
by mcgyver83
Mon Mar 23, 2015 10:39 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 83674

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

Great script.
When I run

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sh bkup_rpimage.sh rsync -cz /media/screenplay/Rpi_backup/$(uname -n)-$(date +%Y-%m-%d).img
I receive thi result:

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-e Invalid command or option: rsync
See 'bkup_rpimage.sh --help' for usage
And how can I keep only last 3 backup o something that clean old backups?
by mcgyver83
Sun Mar 22, 2015 10:33 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: systemd-journal always uses 15% CPU
Replies: 0
Views: 355

systemd-journal always uses 15% CPU

Hi, I have systemd-journal that uses always the 15% of the cpu. runni sudo journalctl I have these line Mar 22 11:16:58 raspberrypi sslh[468]: connection from localhost:59319 to localhost:https forwarded from localhost:59336 to localhost:https Mar 22 11:16:58 raspberrypi sslh[468]: connection from l...
by mcgyver83
Mon Feb 23, 2015 1:32 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Webmin from github
Replies: 0
Views: 368

Webmin from github

Hi all,
I installed webmin from https://github.com/webmin/webmin.
What is the difference using github webmin repo instead of ppa from webmin site?
by mcgyver83
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 83674

Re: The Raspberry Pi Backup Thread

I have now attempted to create a utility script which can be used to perform a standard backup (using rsync) with more error handling than before. I have also added the possibility to optionally compress the image after backup, as well as abilities to mount and unmount the image (and in theory any ...
by mcgyver83
Thu Feb 19, 2015 8:58 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: systemd high cpu usage
Replies: 23
Views: 7507

systemd high cpu usage

Hi, I installed webmin following the readme in this repository https://github.com/webmin/webmin.
After that I have the

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systemd
process that takes always at least the 29% of the cpu.
What happened?
by mcgyver83
Tue Feb 17, 2015 8:14 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: journalctl log messagge
Replies: 1
Views: 1574

journalctl log messagge

Hi, running

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sudo journalctl
I have a lot of lines:

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feb 17 08:58:14 raspberrypi sslh[460]: connection from localhost:43658 to localhost:https forwarded from local
I installed sslh to access ssh service throught https.

Any hints?
by mcgyver83
Wed Dec 31, 2014 8:42 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Spinning down HDD?
Replies: 33
Views: 67630

Re: Spinning down HDD?

The post above, works really fine!
by mcgyver83
Wed Oct 29, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: How to install XBMC on LXDE
Replies: 15
Views: 8179

Re: How to install XBMC on LXDE

Same scenario, i followed another guide but now: pi@raspberrypi /usr/lib $ xbmc-standalone Error: unable to open display :0 XBMC needs hardware accelerated OpenGL rendering. Install an appropriate graphics driver. Please consult XBMC Wiki for supported hardware http://wiki.xbmc.org/?title=Supported_...
by mcgyver83
Sun Oct 26, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org
Replies: 20
Views: 16338

Re: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org

Pi is in all the required groups: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ groups pi pi : pi adm tty dialout cdrom sudo audio video plugdev games users netdev input spi gpio If I run "xbmc-standalone" I still have pi@raspberrypi ~ $ xbmc-standalone Error: unable to open display :0 XBMC needs hardware accelerated OpenGL r...
by mcgyver83
Sun Oct 26, 2014 1:30 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org
Replies: 20
Views: 16338

Re: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org

First thank you for you help and support. I have to run xbmc-standalone wit sudo or without? Because it will write xbmc.lo in different .xbmc/temp folder depending if I use sudo or not (is it right ?) What's the difference between xbmc and xbmc-standalone? I cleaned /root/.xbmc/temp and /home/pi/.xb...
by mcgyver83
Sat Oct 25, 2014 10:40 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org
Replies: 20
Views: 16338

Re: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org

xbmc-standalone Looks like something related to xserver but it is installed dpkg -l | grep "xserver" ii x11-xserver-utils 7.7+3 armhf X server utilities ii xserver-common 2:1.16.1-1 all common files used by various X servers ii xserver-xorg 1:7.7+7+b1 armhf X.Org X server ii xserver-xorg-core 2:1.16...
by mcgyver83
Sat Oct 25, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Raspbian
Topic: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org
Replies: 20
Views: 16338

Re: XBMC build instructions at Raspbian.org

I followed the guide in the suggested in the link. I edited the file /etc/default/xbmc to use "pi" instead of "xbmc" as user I have this error: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ xbmc-standalone Error: unable to open display :0 XBMC needs hardware accelerated OpenGL rendering. Install an appropriate graphics driver...
by mcgyver83
Sun Oct 12, 2014 7:56 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: After reboot always desktop environment
Replies: 6
Views: 1447

Re: After reboot always desktop environment

I have lightdm but with pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo update-rc.d lightdm -f remove usage: update-rc.d [-n] [-f] <basename> remove update-rc.d [-n] <basename> disable|enable [S|2|3|4|5] -n: not really -f: force The disable|enable API is not stable and might change in the future. without -f pi@raspberrypi ...
by mcgyver83
Mon Sep 08, 2014 9:46 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: After reboot always desktop environment
Replies: 6
Views: 1447

Re: After reboot always desktop environment

I still have this strange behaviour.
No suggstions?
by mcgyver83
Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:37 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Raspberry disconnected from wifi randomly
Replies: 7
Views: 1478

Re: Raspberry disconnected from wifi randomly

Strange thing happens: I'm connected via wifi to my home network, raspberry was not reacheable by ssh and local ip address but I can access Webmin instance on the raspberry using the dynamic dns hostname :o :o :o Router admin panel displays the raspberry as connected to the wifi but not "active" :ge...

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