I used this excellent guide to update my Raspbian from Stretch to Buster:https://pimylifeup.com/upgrade-raspbian-stretch-to-raspbian-buster/After rebooting my Pi, the SSH connection was gone. Logging into the Pi using the attached keyboard and monitor allowed me to debug the issue:service ssh statusjournalctl -u ssh -n 200"Missing privilege separation directory /run/sshd"This directory needs to be created at startup for [...]
picockpit.com makes heavy use of MQTT. For the upcoming version 2.0 I have decided to switch it to MsgPack.Why MsgPack?MsgPack (actually called MessagePack – packages tend to use MsgPack) is a binary format, aimed at compatibility with JSON, but decreasing file size (which is good for saving bandwidth & server resources).Another advantage: MessagePack allows you [...]
Customers were complaining about not being able to download big files from our websites (e.g. PiDoctor on PiCockpit.com). Initially I could not replicate the issue locally, the files seemed to be downloading fine.After further investigation I determined that the downloads were cutting out after a certain time – depending on your download speed, thus, for [...]
I was just called by a call center agent, inquiring about my satisfaction with a service inquiry I had with a lost DHL package.They were polite, but effectively disinterested in what I had to say (indeed, I had an issue I wanted to communicate, see below).The call center agent tried to follow a script, and [...]
Als Teil der Überarbeitung der pi3g.com Webseite, in Vorbereitung auf den Launch der Google Coral.AI und AIY Produktreihe, habe ich unsere Webseite auf Englisch umgestellt.Hier als Referenz einige der Texte die wir früher hatten:Wir sind als Raspberry Pi Foundation approved reseller, sowie einer von zwei deutschen Pi Zero Distributoren Ihr starker Partner rund um die [...]
20.888 is the total number of Raspberry Pi we (pi3g e.K.) sold last year (2019).Thank you to all our customers, resellers and partners.
People need to know how awesome they are for making the right choice and being your customer.You, in turn, should be awesome, and take care of the trust they place in you responsibly.Which brings us to today’s stupid business mistake: spamming your users with messages they do not want.This is one of BitDefender’s many messages. [...]
Things work, and there is no mistake about that!But, due to the universe constantly increasing in entropy, they do not work forever. They need to be supplied with your attention, knowledge and energy, so that they can continue to work.You know how it is, our bodies are pretty amazing – but at some point they [...]