jecker10
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Older Version of Raspbian

Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:01 am

I am looking to download a copy of Wheezy for a project at work, I need to confirm that the OS being used in the current PI's will not let me install what I need. Does anyone know where I can download it or do I have to buy a preinstalled card and if so where can i find one at a reputable seller.
Thanks

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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:16 am

Hi,
I can't check from work, but I believe old versions can be found here :
http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian/images/

Texy
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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:17 am

jecker10 wrote:I am looking to download a copy of Wheezy for a project at work, I need to confirm that the OS being used in the current PI's will not let me install what I need. Does anyone know where I can download it or do I have to buy a preinstalled card and if so where can i find one at a reputable seller.
Thanks
What do you need that Jessie doesn't have?
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jecker10
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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:20 am

I have an .img file that I need to install to some SD cards to create a camera system, the one I tried with wheezy works but the ones I have tried with Jesse don't. I lost my card with Wheezy so I am going to get a new one to either confirm or debunk that this is the issue, trying to root it out.
Thanks

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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:31 am

jecker10 wrote:I have an .img file that I need to install to some SD cards to create a camera system, the one I tried with wheezy works but the ones I have tried with Jesse don't. I lost my card with Wheezy so I am going to get a new one to either confirm or debunk that this is the issue, trying to root it out.
Thanks
The last Wheezy .IMG was released 11 months ago, so is not compatable with Zero or 3B as is: http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbi ... 2015-05-07
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jecker10
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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:59 am

Thank you for the quick responses this should help me root out what the issue is.

adamreisnz
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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:30 am

For anyone looking for older versions of Raspbian Lite, they are located here http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian_lite/images/

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Re: Older Version of Raspbian

Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:12 am

adamreisnz wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:30 am
For anyone looking for older versions of Raspbian Lite, they are located here http://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian_lite/images/
Thanks for re-activating a dead post. @Texy posted the same info more than 2 years ago (see above)

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