Tag: Raspberry Pi

Updating the Raspberry pi (and firmware)

First the normal update

Upgrade your firmware:



Getting sound on the Raspberry pi

To get sound out the headphone jack type:

To get sound out the HDMI

Trouble with omxplayer?

set the -o output for 3.5 audio jack

set the -o output for hdmi

omxplayer -o hdmi

from: http://www.raspians.com/Knowledgebase/no-analog-sound-out-the-headphone-jack/

Synergy on raspberry pi

Some how I couldnt get the synergyc command te run at GUI startup.

This worked for me:

Created a script called “startsynergy.sh” in my /scripts/ folder

chmod it:

Edit autostart:

And add it at the last line..

Thats is. There are many roads to Rome and I took this ride 🙂

Dropbox script for raspberry Pi


Dropbox Uploader is a BASH script which can be used to upload, download, list or delete files from Dropbox, an online file sharing, synchronization and backup service.

PiBang = Crunchbang for the Raspberry Pi


From the website:

This is PiBang Linux. A Linux distribution for the Raspberry Pi. It is inspired by Crunchbang Linux, and based on Raspbian.


It is a very light Distro with openbox.

It give you that Crunchbang feeling when you run it on the Raspberry Pi.