Common Raspberry configuration
Common Raspberry configurationhttp://elinux.org/RPiconfig#
System configuration parameters that would normally be kept and set using the BIOS are now stored in a text file named "config.txt".
Including an example configuration file with comments
Make display smaller to stop text spilling off the screen
## overscan_left ## Number of pixels to skip on left overscan_left=20
File is for passing arguments to the Linux kernel and it can be found in /boot/
i.e ip=192.168.0.10 (Static ip for direct RJ45 cable connect)
Configuring XBMC-Scrape directories to download art work, information, categories,...
Movie add-ons: filmaffinity,..
Over a folder, set content, select scraper.
-TV a la carta
Manage xbmc from an Android and WIFI:
Seetings, Services, Webserver, Allow control via HTTP
(activate in Raspberry)
Configuring OpenelecNetwork, programs, openelec configuration, Connections
Programs, Openelec configuration, Addons
CU lrc lyrics
Create a backup
programs, openelec settings, system, backup
Configuring RaspBMCAs backup feature is not included, addon XBMC backup can be installed but it is not working (tested on ver 2014-06)
Install/config from Addons, Program Addons
Execute from from "Programs"; but it will not show an icon
SSH from a linux terminal, requires to specify that user is "pi"
multimedia player GUI for omx player
configure keyboard layout
A GUI interface using jbaiter's pyomxplayer wrapper to control omxplayer
tar xzf pexpect-2.3.tar.gz
sudo python ./setup.py install
From a terminal window open in your home directory type:
wget https://github.com/KenT2/tboplayer/tarball/master -O - | tar xz
There should now be a directory 'KenT2-tboplayer-xxxx' in your home directory. Rename the directory to tboplayer
Open the tboplayer directory and from a terminal opened in THIS directory:
TBOPlayer is developed on Raspbian Wheezy with python 2.7
Useful software for Raspbian:
gmusicbrowser (music browser)
GNOME partition editor (gparted)
tightvnc-server (launch with vncserver :1) ¿by default port 5901?
Pi-Web-Agent (l/p admin/admin)
sudo /etc/init.d/pi-web-agent start
from local https://127.0.0.1:8004
from remote https://192.168.1.109:8003
Packages from CLI:
apt-get install nmap --no-install-recommends
sudo apt-get install pistore
Configuring RiscOSIts is not CRT friendly. Default image works with a CRT screen however, Risc OS has a screen resolution is too high for a CRT TV and it is impossible to use the OS.
Configuring OSMCInstall from AppStore:
Addons from: "Programs" ,"Addons"
default login/password: osmc/osmc