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by Milorad
Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:49 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: After upgrading system I still have an old version
Replies: 1
Views: 634

After upgrading system I still have an old version

Greetings to all, After upgrading the system on my RaspberryPi 2 with: sudo apt-get dist-upgrade I get the following results: uname -a Linux raspberrypi 4.1.19-v7+ #858 SMP Tue Mar 15 15:56:00 GMT 2016 armv7l GNU/Linux cat /etc/debian_version 7.11 On my new RaspberryPi 3 received a few weeks ago. I ...
by Milorad
Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:14 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to receive email notifications from the PI
Replies: 9
Views: 3640

Re: How to receive email notifications from the PI

Hello QBall1977

Thank you for the links. Just went thru. I'm waiting for my new Pi 3 and I'll install "Monit" and play with it. Then I will install it on my torrent server. I don't want to break my working Pi 2.

Best regards.
by Milorad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 5:30 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to receive email notifications from the PI
Replies: 9
Views: 3640

Re: How to receive email notifications from the PI

Hello again, Before posting on the forum, I spent hours this afternoon doing searches on the subject, without finding some satisfactory answers for me needs. Hence this thread. Well... Maybe I explained the project wrongly. Here it is in more details. 1) The Pi has Deluge installed on it (deluged da...
by Milorad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to receive email notifications from the PI
Replies: 9
Views: 3640

Re: How to receive email notifications from the PI

Hello again,

Before posting on the forum, I spent hours this afternoon doing searches on the subject, without finding some satisfactory answers for me needs. Hence this thread. Anyhow thank you for your help :D
by Milorad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to receive email notifications from the PI
Replies: 9
Views: 3640

Re: How to receive email notifications from the PI

Hello again,

As I'm a completely new to Linux, can you explain what MTA stands for ?
by Milorad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to receive email notifications from the PI
Replies: 9
Views: 3640

Re: How to receive email notifications from the PI

Good afternoon :D

Thanks for the answer. Can you please elaborate on how to use the package I should install.

Is there a script to write and place somewhere ?
by Milorad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: How to receive email notifications from the PI
Replies: 9
Views: 3640

How to receive email notifications from the PI

Greetings to all :-) My RaspberryPI is setup to be my torrent server, with Deluge. So far it's quite stable and since I got it working, I have had very few crashes. As I tend to leave it on it's own, I would the Pi to send me an email to notify in case of a Deluge crash. How do I do this ? Thank you...
by Milorad
Mon May 09, 2016 1:26 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: HDD connected to Pi, mounted on a Mac Error
Replies: 0
Views: 248

HDD connected to Pi, mounted on a Mac Error

Greetings to all, My Pi has a HDD connected to it, formatted ext4, that I mount on my MacBook Pro to copy /download files. Here is the entry I made to /etc/samba/smb.conf Under ######Authentication###### security = user Under ######Share Definitions###### [LaCie_1_2Tb] comment = LaCie_1_2Tb path = /...
by Milorad
Wed Apr 27, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Error copying from Mac to SD Card img. file
Replies: 0
Views: 341

Error copying from Mac to SD Card img. file

Hello to all, I made a while back a backup disk image from my RaspberryPi SD card to the Mac. This afternoon I decided to reuse that image on the Pi. The process of restoring the system on the SD card went along fine but, with an error at the end as you can see below. sudo dd if=/Volumes/Documents_V...
by Milorad
Fri Apr 22, 2016 4:26 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Local settings on the Pi
Replies: 5
Views: 3369

Re: Local settings on the Pi

Hello to all I hope someone will see this follow up. I'm trying to set my locales in raspi-config. So far I've set the timezone (Zürich) and language None │ │ en_GB.UTF-8 │ │ en_US.UTF-8 │ │ fr_CH.UTF-8 When exit raspi-config, it returns the following: sudo raspi-config perl: warning: Setting locale...
by Milorad
Thu Jan 07, 2016 3:21 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: RaspberryPi and Deluge
Replies: 0
Views: 276

RaspberryPi and Deluge

Hello to all of you, I've just installed Deluge on my pi and I need some help. For the moment download and seed are working somehow. But there are differences in the WebUI and the Deluge app (Mac) I use to manage Deluge on the pi. The Deluge forums are unavailable because of "Forum is down while hac...
by Milorad
Fri Jan 01, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Local settings on the Pi
Replies: 5
Views: 3369

Local settings on the Pi

Hello to all and a happy new year. It seems that I have a local settings problem. I'm trying to "execute" (well I think it's that) the file deluge-web Unfortunately on enter it returns the following error: [ERROR ] 11:29:27 server:76 Unable to initialize gettext/locale: unsupported locale setting. C...
by Milorad
Wed Dec 30, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Deluge installing on my pi
Replies: 1
Views: 831

Deluge installing on my pi

Hello to all, I've just stated to install Deluge on my PI. I'm using the article "How to Turn a Raspberry Pi into an Always-On BitTorrent Box". Following the instructions I arrived to the point where the articles asks me to de the following two commands: deluged deluged-console -> answer of the comm...
by Milorad
Fri Dec 25, 2015 5:36 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Samba Mounting pi to the Mac
Replies: 0
Views: 406

Samba Mounting pi to the Mac

Hello and Merry Christmas Today I've installed samba on my pi. I can mount the pi to my Mac desktop, open it and create a directory. If I -> ls -l ~/Desktop/xxxxxx/Deluge is the directory I created, using the Finder on the Mac. Very good. Now, when I create a document in TextEdit on the Mac I can do...
by Milorad
Wed Dec 23, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Samba Set Up
Replies: 1
Views: 801

Samba Set Up

Hello to all I would like to install Samba. I just installed it on the Pi. Good :D Now I would like write the smb.conf with the appropriate informations. I opened the the file with nano and here is what I get and it is Chinese for me, to say the least :mrgreen: . The only thing I know, anything star...
by Milorad
Wed Dec 23, 2015 1:33 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Re: Setting up an external USB HDD

Well I got it working
On the fstab I made the following changes
1) Deleted the ""
2) The mount point ~/Desktop/xxxxxxxx was not accepted
3) Changed it to /home/pi/Desktop/xxxxxx and it work

Best regards to all
by Milorad
Wed Dec 23, 2015 12:52 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Update: Setting up an external USB HDD editing fstab

Hello again Yesterday I had everything working as I wanted. My HDDs mounted to the right mount points and permissions how they should be. Just now I edited the /etc/fstab to automate the mounting procedure at each reboot. Well it failed. I'm back with my HDDs mounted by default to /media/xxxxxxx. Pl...
by Milorad
Tue Dec 22, 2015 6:46 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Re: Setting up an external USB HDD

Hello again,
Thank you for your clarification :D
Last question for now. If ever I wanted to change the default user (actually pi), what would be the shortest procedure to accomplish that without upsetting all my carefully HDD mounting, permissions and automating procedure ?
by Milorad
Tue Dec 22, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Re: Setting up an external USB HDD

Great !!!!!!!!!! :D I have now my to HDDs mounted where I want -> ~/Desktop/LaCie_x_xTB. I can read and write to them and modify what's saved to the drives. Now I would like to edit the fstab file, to make sure that the drives mount again to ~/Desktop/LaCie_x_xTB. "nickthefish" told me to add to fst...
by Milorad
Tue Dec 22, 2015 1:28 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Re: Setting up an external USB HDD

Yes :D Logical :mrgreen:
Thank you "RaTTuS", and I wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
by Milorad
Tue Dec 22, 2015 1:12 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Re: Setting up an external USB HDD

Update to my last post Right at this moment my HDD sda1 is mounted to /media/LaCie_1_2TB. I can see it in X. It has a directory labeled "lost+found" and it seems logical, the directory "LaCie_1_2TB" has 1.7 TiB of free space and represents my HDD sda1. I've applied the command: sudo umount /dev/sda1...
by Milorad
Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:43 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Re: Setting up an external USB HDD

Hello "nickthefish" :D and thanks for your help Yes I made a typing mistake :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Easy to do at the command line :twisted: I will apply your directions in a few hours. I have a further question, it concerns the fstab file. In your reply you write: UUID="XXXXXXXXXXXX" /mnt/EXT4 ext4 def...
by Milorad
Sun Dec 20, 2015 12:00 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Setting up an external USB HDD
Replies: 12
Views: 1946

Setting up an external USB HDD

Since octobre (my last post, same subject), I'm trying to connect to my RaspberryPi an external HD. Until now I've been successful to mount where I want. I would like to know how to set the following options. 1) Set up the read and write permissions to the drive 2) Make sure that the drive mounts at...
by Milorad
Mon Oct 05, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: HDD partition
Replies: 7
Views: 1411

Re: HDD partition

Hello again and thanks for your help It works. I've got access to the entire disk. But… I've got ~300MB missing. Is this normal ? I have put the mount point of the drive to ~Desktop/LaCie_1_2Tb. Also I have folder called "lost+found" that appeared. Is this normal ? I've just rebooted the Pi. Now my...
by Milorad
Mon Oct 05, 2015 11:45 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: HDD partition
Replies: 7
Views: 1411

Re: HDD partition

Hello again and thanks for your help It works. I've got access to the entire disk. But… I've got ~300MB missing. Is this normal ? I have put the mount point of the drive to ~Desktop/LaCie_1_2Tb. Also I have folder called "lost+found" that appeared. Is this normal ? I've just rebooted the Pi. Now my ...

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