Monthly Archives: December 2017

Password Protected Raspberry Pi File Server – Samba

Samba is a free software re-implementation of the SMB/CIFS networking protocol which turns your Raspberry Pi into a file server to back up and share content from anywhere on your local network. Adopt the following procedure to get your password protected Raspberry Pi File Server set up for you. Install Samba File Server:

Configuring […]

Installing secure Mosquitto broker on Raspberry Pi with Raspbian Jessie or Stretch along with systemd start up

Eclipse Mosquitto™ is an open source (EPL/EDL licensed) message broker that implements the MQTT protocol versions 3.1 and 3.1.1. MQTT provides a lightweight method of carrying out messaging using a publish/subscribe model. This makes it suitable for “Internet of Things” messaging such as with low power sensors or mobile devices such as phones, embedded computers […]

WeMos D1 Mini Mod: Replacement with ESP8266 ESP-07 + OTA

While working on a wireless project, WiFi range is a common issue. Today We have experimented with WeMos D1 Mini by replacing ESP-12F with ESP-07 with external antenna. Here are various points one must take care of while flashing ESP-07. Key Points: Change board to Generic ESP8266 module. Choose Flash size to 1M(64K SPIFFS) otherwise […]