Raspberry Pi Emulation

Since my pi is in a box, and I can’t seem to find it, I was looking to create a VM image of a pi.  Luckily, there’s an easier solution I found here: http://raspberrypimaker.com/emulate-the-raspberry-pi-in-windows-for-free/ It booted right up and was AV free when downloading the 505mb file from http://sourceforge.net/projects/rpiqemuwindows/?source=typ_redirect Couldn’t be happier!

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vcgencmd on Kali

Part of getting your /boot/config.txt file up and running correctly, is installing the utilities to query the “bios”.  VCGENCMD, as documented slightly here is one of those utilities.  Naturally it isn’t included in Kali’s RPI build.  So how do you get it? wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspberrypi-firmware/libraspberrypi-bin_1.20130902-1_armel.deb wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspberrypi-firmware/libraspberrypi0_1.20130902-1_armel.deb wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspberrypi-firmware/raspberrypi-bootloader_1.20130902-1_armel.deb dpkg -i raspberrypi-bootloader_1.20130902-1_armel.deb …

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Updated: Raspi-config in Kali

Apparently http://rageweb.info/2013/03/21/raspi-config-in-kali/ is now one of my morepopular pages.  While I got it working 3 months ago, there have been package updates to raspi-config.  So here are the updated instructions: wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspi-config/raspi-config_20130525_all.deb wget http://http.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/l/lua5.1/lua5.1_5.1.5-4_armel.deb wget http://http.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/t/triggerhappy/triggerhappy_0.3.4-2_armel.deb dpkg -i triggerhappy_0.3.4-2_armel.deb dpkg -i lua5.1_5.1.5-4_armel.deb dpkg -i raspi-config_20130525_all.deb If this doesn’t work for you, use …

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Raspi-config in Kali

More Info: Editing /boot/config.txt in kali Updated: http://rageweb.info/2013/06/16/updated-raspi-config-in-kali So you want to get raspi-config working in Kali Linux? Took me a little to find all the repositories, but I got it working. Mainly, I wanted it for ease of “expand_rootfs”. wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspi-config/raspi-config_20121028_all.deb wget http://http.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/l/lua5.1/lua5.1_5.1.5-4_armel.deb wget http://http.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/t/triggerhappy/triggerhappy_0.3.4-2_armel.deb dpkg -i triggerhappy_0.3.4-2_armel.deb dpkg -i …

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