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Raspberry PI running from an external HDD

This is a scenario where you have an external HDD (or “pen” drive) connected via USB to the PI. The SD card will be just used for the boot sequence then everything will work from the external HDD, I find … Continue reading

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Raspberry PI configuring Wi-Fi command-line

This was a saga… i bought myself a second hand USB dongle, a Dynamode WL-700N-XS ultra compact (nano) 802.11b/g/n compatible Wi-Fi adapter, based in tbe Realtek 8188CU chipset. A fully updated USB Wi-Fi adapters list is mantained here. This chipset … Continue reading

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FreeBSD USB keyboard stalled in single user mode

Trying to recover a root password in an old FreeBSD box (that has been working flawlessly for many years), after selecting single user boot in Beastie menu the keyboard stop responding…. oh well the USB support in old versions is … Continue reading

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