!_ Pi Config Reference


Some common commands when building pi.

First of all update.... If you do not intend to use, it will save a ton of time on upgrades.
To purge the wolfram engine:
sudo apt-get purge wolfram-engine
sudo apt-get autoremove
Purge Libre
sudo apt-get purge libreoffice sonic-pi scratch
sudo apt-get autoremove

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade -y
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade -y

For firmware update: sudo rpi-update
Requires reboot (c1f3e94f22866aa26e41b4d107e6e3741b917a98)

Change Root
passwd NewPiPasswrod

Add user:
sudo adduser username
sudo visudo
To make user root copy root:
username ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL

Set Host Name
sudo nano /etc/hostname
sudo nano /etc/hosts
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Increase SwapFile size: https://www.bitpi.co/2015/02/11/how-to-change-raspberry-pis-swapfile-siz...
$ sudo nano /etc/dphys-swapfile
Change to CONF_SWAPSIZE=1024
F3 enter F2
Restart swapfile
$ sudo /etc/init.d/dphys-swapfile stop
$ sudo /etc/init.d/dphys-swapfile start

Add a cron to fire on reboot
Edit the file:
sudo crontab -e
Add line to file (here a python script): Use & sign to run in background else remove
@reboot python3 /home/pi/Desktop/exemple.py &
----------------------------------------- installs -----------------------------
Scheduled Tasks: Gnome-Schedular application:
sudo apt-get gnome-schedule

Emai: Claws mail
sudo apt-get install claws-mail

Remote Access: Install VNC Viewer
This will allow you to connect to your other pi's or VNC machines.
sudo apt-get install realvnc-vnc-viewer
It will show up in the app menu under Internet.

--Too much overhead for blender --
sudo apt-get install blender
plugins: http://www.manuelbastioni.com/download.php

--gimp graphics works fine. --
sudo apt-get install gimp
VLC video
sudo apt-get install vlc

KWeb browser (not really digging it)
Will not play quickCPM gauges.. rats.
wget http://steinerdatenbank.de/software/kweb-1.6.8.tar.gz
tar -xzf kweb-1.6.8.tar.gz
cd kweb-1.6.8

KWeb Options
If you want to install without desktop install tint2
sudo apt-get install tint2
full screen video without gui requires
sudo apt-get install xterm
If you plan on watching online video with Kweb, you need to download and install youtube-dl by opening the terminal command line and typing in
and press enter to install ytdl from Github.
You can also update ytdl by typing in update-ytdl

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