Shell Raspberry Pi

Open-source Shell projects categorized as Raspberry Pi

Top 23 Shell Raspberry Pi Projects

  • Pi-hole

    A black hole for Internet advertisements

    Project mention: Ask HN: For what purposes do you use a Raspberry Pi? | | 2024-02-17

    Pi-hole to block ads and tracking for my less technically savvy relatives

  • setup-ipsec-vpn

    Scripts to build your own IPsec VPN server, with IPsec/L2TP, Cisco IPsec and IKEv2

    Project mention: Can't get it to run after installation, although running vpn from this pi before | /r/pivpn | 2023-12-06

    I can't connect to VPN. I have run VPN on this Raspberry Pi via IPsec. All of a sudden it stopped working. I tried installing IPsec on another Raspberry Pi, with no success, the same problem. I can't connect.

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • awesome-raspberry-pi

    📝 A curated list of awesome Raspberry Pi tools, projects, images and resources

  • RetroPie-Setup

    Shell script to set up a Raspberry Pi/Odroid/PC with RetroArch emulator and various cores

    Project mention: Install retropie without another computer? | /r/RetroPie | 2023-12-09

    sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade sudo apt install git lsb-release cd git clone --depth=1 cd RetroPie-Setup sudo ./

  • pivpn

    The Simplest VPN installer, designed for Raspberry Pi

    Project mention: Network setup for remote access | /r/RASPBERRY_PI_PROJECTS | 2023-12-10

    PiVPN for classic VPN software - Wireguard would be my choice

  • raspotify

    A Spotify Connect client that mostly Just Works™

    Project mention: 2023 Dec 4 Stickied -FAQ- & -HELPDESK- thread - Boot problems? Power supply problems? Display problems? Networking problems? Need ideas? Get help with these and other questions! | /r/raspberry_pi | 2023-12-06
  • PiShrink

    Make your pi images smaller!

    Project mention: Opening Batocera Image Files | /r/retropirates | 2023-05-08
  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • kiauh

    Klipper Installation And Update Helper

    Project mention: My sv06’s garbage bed level | /r/Sovol | 2023-12-08

    I just installed Ubuntu server and then used KIAUH to install Klipper. I was up and running in less than 20 minutes.

  • docker-homebridge

    Homebridge Docker. HomeKit support for the impatient using Docker on x86_64, Raspberry Pi (armhf) and ARM64. Includes ffmpeg + libfdk-aac.

    Project mention: Is node broken in the latest docker image or is the installation wrong? | /r/homebridge | 2023-12-10

  • log2ram

    ramlog like for systemd (Put log into a ram folder)

    Project mention: Raspberry Pi 5 | | 2023-09-27

    Reducing logging, logging to ram and writing to the sdcard once a day helps longevity a lot, especially with quality sd cards.

    99% of the time it's the verbose logging of application servers that is the culprit of sdcard failures.

  • NextCloudPi

    📦 Build code for NextcloudPi: Raspberry Pi, Odroid, Rock64, Docker, curl installer...

    Project mention: (HELP) Setting up NextCloud on a Raspberry Pi | /r/NextCloud | 2023-06-22

  • gravity-sync

    💫 The easy way to synchronize the DNS configuration of two Pi-hole 5.x instances.

    Project mention: Setting up a secondary Pi-Hole on my home network | | 2024-02-06
  • crankshaft

    Crankshaft: A turnkey GNU/Linux solution that transforms a Raspberry Pi to an Android Auto head unit.

    Project mention: Year of the linux car when? 💀💀💀 | /r/linuxmemes | 2023-06-07
  • teslausb

    A smart USB drive for Tesla Dashcam - extended storage, auto archive, web viewer

    Project mention: TeslaUSB users: Which Raspberry Pi should I get? | /r/TeslaModelY | 2023-12-07

    On the TeslaUSB page, it lists the following Raspberry Pi's as options:

  • pi-apps

    Raspberry Pi App Store for Open Source Projects

    Project mention: Installing stuff on ARM architectures. | /r/JetsonNano | 2023-05-20

    pi-apps setup and automatic Flatpak driver installation (with the proprietary Nvidia drivers forcibly packed into a Flatpak runtime by a buddy of mine for proper hardware acceleration) are also included in here

  • chromium_os-raspberry_pi

    Build your Chromium OS for Raspberry Pi 4B, Pi400 and the latest Raspberry Pi 5

    Project mention: Best way to use exult on my Rasbperry Pi 400? | /r/Ultima | 2023-05-12

    You could also try installing FydeOS or ChromiumOS on your RP 400, either of which should allow you to run android apps natively.

  • pimox7

    Proxmox V7 for Raspberry Pi

    Project mention: Pimox7: Proxmox V7 for Raspberry Pi | | 2024-01-30
  • IOTstack

    docker stack for getting started on IOT on the Raspberry PI

  • balena-rpiplay

    Turn a Raspberry Pi into an Airplay server using RPiPlay to enable screen mirroring on tvs, monitors and projectors.

  • PADD

    PADD (formerly Chronometer2) is a more expansive version of the original that is included with Pi-Hole. PADD provides in-depth information about your Pi-hole.

    Project mention: Cant get PADD to run, I've restarted the installation 3 times and it still wont display on my 3.5" screen | /r/pihole | 2023-09-17
  • showmewebcam

    Raspberry Pi + High Quality Camera = High-quality USB Webcam!

    Project mention: Why it does and doesn’t matter if Google, Microsoft or Zoom certify your webcam | | 2023-03-14

    Yes! I use pi zero and a 3D printed case with the HQ camera and a decent lens. The field of view is exactly right for video calls.

  • rpi-audio-receiver

    Raspberry Pi Audio Receiver with Bluetooth A2DP, AirPlay 2, and Spotify Connect

  • RPi4

    Raspberry Pi 4 UEFI Firmware Images

    Project mention: CentOS Stream and Raspberry Pi | /r/redhat | 2023-07-03

    Correct. It does not as shipped. However, the use of this project will bring the firmware into system ready spec, so it can boot with a standard aarch64 UEFI image:

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2024-02-17.

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Project Stars
1 Pi-hole 46,142
2 setup-ipsec-vpn 23,651
3 awesome-raspberry-pi 12,433
4 RetroPie-Setup 9,886
5 pivpn 6,652
6 raspotify 4,460
7 PiShrink 3,222
8 kiauh 2,761
9 docker-homebridge 2,521
10 log2ram 2,458
11 NextCloudPi 2,325
12 gravity-sync 2,059
13 crankshaft 2,026
14 teslausb 1,731
15 pi-apps 1,712
16 chromium_os-raspberry_pi 1,635
17 pimox7 1,553
18 IOTstack 1,484
19 balena-rpiplay 1,386
20 PADD 1,342
21 showmewebcam 1,290
22 rpi-audio-receiver 1,280
23 RPi4 1,109
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