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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Configuration Hacks

    1. Hack 1. Choose and Format the Right SD Card

    2. Hack 2. Mount the SD Card

    3. Hack 3. Decode the LEDs

    4. Hack 4. Update the Firmware

    5. Hack 5. Monitor the Raspberry Pi Hardware

    6. Hack 6. Overclock Your Pi

    7. Hack 7. Overvolt for Higher Performance

    8. Hack 8. Get More USB Ports

    9. Hack 9. Troubleshoot Power Problems

    10. Hack 10. Unbreak Your Raspberry Pi

    11. Hack 11. Go Headless

    12. Hack 12. Connect with SSH

    13. Hack 13. Give Your Pi a Static IP Address

    14. Hack 14. Learn to Speak GPIO

    15. Hack 15. Connect GPIO Pins to a Breadboard

    16. Hack 16. Add a USB Serial Console

    17. Hack 17. Add a Reset Button

    18. Hack 18. Get Power to the Pi on the Move

    19. Hack 19. Test Your Might (in Volts)

    20. Hack 20. Add Additional Memory with Swap

  2. Chapter 2 Hacking Linux for the Raspberry Pi

    1. Hack 21. Build a Cross-Compiler Toolchain

    2. Hack 22. Build a Custom Kernel

    3. Hack 23. Update to the Latest Prebuilt Kernel

    4. Hack 24. Split Memory Between the GPU and Linux Userspace

    5. Hack 25. Update the Firmware and Prebuilt Binary Kernel the Easy Way

    6. Hack 26. Emulate the Pi

    7. Hack 27. Try Occidentalis: The Raspberry Pi Distro for (Advanced) Education

    8. Hack 28. Monitor the Pi’s IP Address

    9. Hack 29. Run Android on the Raspberry Pi

  3. Chapter 3 Raspberry Pi Around the House

    1. Hack 30. Share Files with Samba

    2. Hack 31. Use Your Raspberry Pi as a Remote Print Server

    3. Hack 32. Make Calls with a Raspberry Pi Asterisk Telephone System

    4. Hack 33. Build Your Own Web Server

    5. Hack 34. Control a LEGO Robot

    6. Hack 35. (Appear to) Survive a Gaping Chest Wound

    7. Hack 36. Look for Aliens

  4. Chapter 4 Hacking the Outdoors

    1. Hack 37. Tell the Temperature Outside (Without Going Out There)

    2. Hack 38. Check on Your Plants

    3. Hack 39. Make Your Pi Water-Resistant (with a Case)

    4. Hack 40. Make Your Pi Water-Resistant (Without a Case)

    5. Hack 41. Find Geocaches from Your Car

    6. Hack 42. See the Light

    7. Hack 43. Listen to Aircraft Transponders

    8. Hack 44. Control Aerial Photography

    9. Hack 45. Have the Best Holiday Lights Display

  5. Chapter 5 Multimedia Hacks

    1. Hack 46. Play Video Files

    2. Hack 47. Enable Additional Video Codecs

    3. Hack 48. Build a Pi MusicBox

    4. Hack 49. Turn Your Pi into a Radio

    5. Hack 50. Control the Pi via Touchscreen

    6. Hack 51. Emulate Classic Video Game Consoles

    7. Hack 52. Connect a DSLR

    8. Hack 53. Set Up a Photobooth

    9. Hack 54. Turn Your Pi into a Tiny Media Center

    10. Hack 55. Watch Movies in the Backseat of Your Car

  6. Chapter 6 Extend Your Pi

    1. Hack 56. Control GPIO from a Web Browser

    2. Hack 57. Add a Tiny Screen

    3. Hack 58. Connect Arduino Shields to Your Raspberry Pi

    4. Hack 59. Control a 3D Printer

    5. Hack 60. Add a Numeric Keypad

    6. Hack 61. Add a Heat Sink

    7. Hack 62. Enable the Raspberry Pi Camera on Pidora

    8. Hack 63. Build a Solar-Powered Lab

    9. Hack 64. Build a MIDI Controller (on the Cheap!)

    10. Hack 65. Build a Raspberry Pi Supercomputer