Mount a disk image

Date Sun 24 February 2019 By JHF Category Linux. Tags RPi

3 years ago, I wrote about network booting and using NFS for a Raspberry Pi.

When the whole software is already installed on a SD card in the RPi, the scenario is pretty easy - dump the whole filesystem on the NFS server. But what when the only thing available is …

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Using RPi 3 with volkszaehler

Now that it is possible to boot from network on RPi, I wanted to have my volkszaehler Pi use this feature. However, this is only possible with RPi 3, not with 2. I therefore replaced the RPi 2 with a newer 3.

Nice thing is that RPi 3 has a …

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Network boot for RPi

Date Sun 07 August 2016 By JHF Category Linux. Tags RPi

I've read that the Raspberry-Pi-Foundation has released a new firmware for the RPi 3 not only allowing boot from USB drives but also through network (TFTP boot).

The tutorial explains the necessary steps. Interesting thing is that an initial single boot with special config is needed to toggle a switch …

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Running tor on a raspberry pi

Came accross this article explaining how to setup and run a Tor relay node on a raspberry pi.

Actually, the node is up in running in few minutes and runs with less then 5% CPU and approx 10% memory.

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Raspberry Pi collocation available anew

Edis.at offers anew the Raspberry Pi collocation !

The deal is that you send them a pre-configured Raspberry Pi, and they host it in their datacenter, with a 100Mbit connection to the internet, 100GB monthly traffic included... all this free of charge !

On their website they have some links on …

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