Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back > Blogs
User Name



RaspEX for Raspberry Pi 2 based on Debian “Jessie”, Ubuntu “Vivid Vervet” (15.04) and Linaro

Posted 03-18-2015 at 06:48 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 03-18-2015 at 06:49 AM by exton

News 150318
I have made a perfect (as I think) Linux ARM system for Raspberry Pi 2. I call it RaspEX. It is based on Debian Jessie (upcoming Debian 8), Ubuntu Vivid Vervet (upcoming Ubuntu 15.04) and Linaro (Open Source software for ARM SoCs).

What is Raspberry Pi?
The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. It is a capable little device that enables people of all ages to...
ExTiX Admin
Views 332 Comments 0 exton is offline

Raspberry Pi temperature logger written in Python

Posted 09-24-2013 at 04:45 PM by Pyplate

I wrote a Python script to read temperatures from a DS18B20 and log the temperatures in an SQLite database. I used Google charts to display data from the database in a chart on a web page. You can see how I set this up here:
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1178 Comments 0 Pyplate is offline

WiringPi-Perl example

Posted 08-12-2013 at 09:11 PM by drask
Updated 08-16-2013 at 01:11 PM by drask

This is a Raspberry Pi project I did a few months ago and meant to post somewhere. There is a Perl interface to the WiringPi module. It's available from Unfortunately it doesn't come with any examples, but the WiringPi module comes with some nice examples. Unfortunately they are all written in C and it can take some trial and error to translate and I never found any translations of the examples online, or any WiringPi-Perl specific examples.
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1661 Comments 0 drask is offline

Aye, aye, My Pi!

Posted 01-28-2013 at 08:45 AM by brianL

Been having tons of fun with my recently acquired Raspberry Pi, and a few ounces of frustration. So far I've got three distros to play with: Raspbian (based on Debian "Wheezy"), that came ready installed on an SD card; Arch Linux Arm, and SlackwareArm, which I've installed on SD myself. It's a bit particular about SD cards, the Pi. Some work, some don't. That was a source of some of the frustration. Another was because Arch has changed to systemd, which made some online info obsolete....
LQ 5k Club
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 15449 Comments 9 brianL is offline


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:37 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration