Rasperry Pi 3 projects

An important part of my Linux arsenal is my Raspberry Pi running Raspbian. I am seeking ideas for future projects to do on my pi. Currently, I use the pi for these tasks:

  1. PHP / Apache / MySQL (test websites, development)
  2. FreeRADIUS (username / passwords to access my wifi)
  3. Mantis bug tracking db
  4. Network storage (documents back-up to USB drive)

I am interested in LDAP. I like the idea of having one single username and password to access all my machines…

Rasperry Pi 3 projects

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Just a salute.

Hello, a green one here, couple maybe will remember me when I erase the O.S. and entered linux after a good funny and sometimes chaotic (was my fault) thread on BC.
Thanks to WizardfromOz for telling me about linux.org.
Hope this will be a good place to start learning more about linux if I have the strong will to READ & PRACTICE.
Been using Ubuntu 14.4 (trusty) Mate 1.8.2 for quite some time, and it has given no awful problems at all (those started when I upgraded to their last version)….

Just a salute.

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APTIK- Have Settings Will Travel!

G’day

This How To article was prompted by participating in a Topic elsewhere where the Member was hoping to move his existing install of Linux Mint from a unit it shared with Windows 10 to a new SSD he had purchased which would be totally Linux driven.

I do not have an SSD (Solid State Drive), but I do have a Toshiba laptop with a 1TB HDD, and a powered external HDD connected via USB cable, with 3TB storage. The latter is bootable, and already houses a number of Linux installs….

APTIK- Have Settings Will Travel!

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panel launch Icons, ‘flash’when clicked

Linux Mint 18.1 mate desktop…..

I have the usual array of icons attached to the panel beside the menu button, which I use to launch things like Firefox, Thunderbird, Tiny Pic, Screenshots, Terminal, etc etc

When any of them are cli9cked….they momentarily ‘flash’ …..If i could attach a screenshot I would but I find it impossible to capture.

This will not mean the end of computing as we know it If i fail to stop the flash….it just annoys the beejesus out of me.

Any ideas where…

panel launch Icons, ‘flash’when clicked

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