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May 23, 2019, at 06:50 AM by 139.130.165.134 -
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--> [[https://storage.googleapis.com/cdn1.papercut.com/web/products/ng-mf/installers/raspberry-pi/papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip| papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip]]
 
Release note : [[https://github.com/PaperCutSoftware/RaspberryPiReleaseStation/blob/master/release_notes.md| Release 19.0.5 (23/May/2019)]]
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--> [[https://storage.googleapis.com/cdn1.papercut.com/web/products/ng-mf/installers/raspberry-pi/papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip| papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip]] Release note: [[https://github.com/PaperCutSoftware/RaspberryPiReleaseStation/blob/master/release_notes.md| Release 19.0.5 (23/May/2019)]]
May 23, 2019, at 06:46 AM by 139.130.165.134 -
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--> [[https://storage.googleapis.com/cdn1.papercut.com/web/products/ng-mf/installers/raspberry-pi/papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip| papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip]]
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--> [[https://storage.googleapis.com/cdn1.papercut.com/web/products/ng-mf/installers/raspberry-pi/papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip| papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip]]
 Release note : [[https://github.com/PaperCutSoftware/RaspberryPiReleaseStation/blob/master/release_notes.md| Release 19.0.5 (23/May/2019)
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May 23, 2019, at 06:37 AM by 139.130.165.134 -
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Go to our [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/  | download page]] to download the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspian GNU/Linux.
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Please download the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspbian GNU/Linux below:
--> [[https:
//storage.googleapis.com/cdn1.papercut.com/web/products/ng-mf/installers/raspberry-pi/papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip| papercut-raspberry-pi-release-station-19.0.5.zip]]

February 22, 2019, at 06:27 AM by 24.21.10.169 - Removed lonely Raspberry Pi category page
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''Categories:'' [[Category.ReleaseStations|+]], [[Category.RaspberryPi|+]]
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''Categories:'' [[Category.ReleaseStations|+]]
February 22, 2019, at 01:08 AM by Aaron Pouliot - Fixed category pages
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''Categories:'' [[Category.Release Station|+]], [[Category.Raspberry Pi|+]]
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''Categories:'' [[Category.ReleaseStations|+]], [[Category.RaspberryPi|+]]
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''Categories:'' [[Category.ReleaseStations|+]]
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''Categories:'' [[Category.Release Station|+]], [[Category.Raspberry Pi|+]]
November 16, 2018, at 06:34 AM by Aaron Pouliot - Fixed category page typo
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''Categories:'' [[Category.Release Station|+]], [[Category.Raspberry Pi|+]]
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''Categories:'' [[Category.ReleaseStations|+]]
October 11, 2018, at 12:13 PM by Jack Lawless - Correcting typos/visual changes.
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--> Login as user pcadmin and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
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--> Login as user pcadmin and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@sudo init 0@@ to shutdown or @@sudo init 6@@ to reboot.
October 11, 2018, at 12:10 PM by Jack Lawless - Added GitHub link.
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Go to our [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/  | download page]] to get the latest version of  the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspian GNU/Linux.
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Go to our [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/  | download page]] to download the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspian GNU/Linux.

In addition to this, we have a [[https:
//github.com/PaperCutSoftware/RaspberryPiReleaseStation | PaperCut GitHub repository]] for our Raspberry Pi Release Station with more recent changes and developments.
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!!!When I start up my Raspberry Pi Release station,  it stops at @@Press any key to continue.@@; how do I remove this prompt?
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!!!When I start up my Raspberry Pi Release station,  it stops at @@Press any key to continue@@; how do I remove this prompt?
October 11, 2018, at 12:06 PM by Jack Lawless - Minor visual edits, added th"Press any continue" section to bottom following recent Support Tickets.
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Go to https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/#download to get the latest version of  the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspian GNU/Linux.
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Go to our [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/  | download page]] to get the latest version of  the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspian GNU/Linux.
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!!Can I use a card reader for authentication on a Raspberry Pi Release Station?

Yes you can! The compatibility of each card reader would need to be tested, but it is possible to authenticate on a PaperCut Raspberry Pi Release Station via a card reader!

!!How to install a custom logo for the release station
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!!!Can I use a card reader for authentication on a Raspberry Pi Release Station?

Yes you can! The compatibility of each card reader would need to be tested but it is possible to authenticate on a PaperCut Raspberry Pi Release Station via a card reader!

!!!How to install a custom logo for the release station
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!!!When I start up my Raspberry Pi Release station,  it stops at @@Press any key to continue.@@; how do I remove this prompt?

The @@Please Wait@@ screen displays the IP/Hostname so that the Admin can SSH in with their Admin User to make changes. By removing this screen, we must then assume that the admin knows the: IP, Hostname, Admin Username & Password. To remove this message:

# SSH into the Raspberry Pi Release Station as the Admin User.
# Edit the following file with root privileges: @@/usr/local/papercut/.profile@@
**For example: @@sudo nano /usr/local/papercut/.profile@@
# On line 28, comment it out with a @@#@@ at the start of the line and then save the file.
# Reboot the Pi.

The screen should only flash on the screen and then afterwards it should boot into the PaperCut Release Station as per usual.
August 24, 2018, at 10:45 AM by Chris King - Added details regarding using card readers on raspberry pi release stations
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!!Can I use a card reader for authentication on a Raspberry Pi Release Station?

Yes you can! The compatibility of each card reader would need to be tested, but it is possible to authenticate on a PaperCut Raspberry Pi Release Station via a card reader!
January 24, 2017, at 01:25 AM by Alec - Add note about filesystem check/repair on reboot
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'''14.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.
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'''14.''' Run the command @@[=sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi
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* Every time the Raspberry Pi reboots it will automatically perform a file system check and repair.
November 14, 2016, at 07:41 AM by Alec - Changed the version numbers.
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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you can also configure the wifi settings and hostname by editing the file
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On newer versions (16.3 and above) of the release station image you can also configure the wifi settings and hostname by editing the file
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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you will be reminded to configure the keyboard, timezone and locale (see below).
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On newer versions (16.3 and above) of the release station image you will be reminded to configure the keyboard, timezone and locale (see below).
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'''7.''' Login as the admin account, currently  username @@[=pcadmin=]@@ and password @@[=password=]@@. On images before release 16.4 it's username @@[=pi=]@@ and password @@[=raspberry=]@@.
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'''7.''' Login as the admin account, currently  username @@[=pcadmin=]@@ and password @@[=password=]@@. On images before release 16.3 it's username @@[=pi=]@@ and password @@[=raspberry=]@@.
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The latest version of the Raspberry Pi Release Station image is available either through your PaperCut Reseller or [[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]] Reseller for PaperCut MF or otherwise directly from  PaperCut for PaperCut NG.

To get the latest version:

-> * For PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> * For PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]

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Go to https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/#download to get the latest version of  the PaperCut Release station image built on top of Raspian GNU/Linux.
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'''1.''' On a workstation (Mac, Windows or Linux) download and unzip the PaperCut Raspberry PI Release Station image.
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'''1.''' On a workstation (Mac, Windows or Linux) download and unzip the PaperCut Raspberry PI Release Station image from the above link.
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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you can also configure the wifi settings and hostname by editing the file

-->@@[=machine.local=]@@

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'''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal.

'''7.''' Login as the admin account (currently  username `pi`
and password `raspberry`)
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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you will be reminded to configure the keyboard, timezone and locale (see below).

'''6.''' From a workstation on the same network use ssh to connect to release station.

'''7.''' Login as the admin account, currently  username @@[=pcadmin=]@@ and password @@[=password=]@@. On images before release 16.4 it's username @@[=pi=]@@ and password @@[=raspberry=]@@.

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'''13.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.

'''14.''' Test
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'''13.''' Delete the file @@[=/boot/prompt4Locale=]@@

'''14.''' Run
the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.

'''15.''' Test
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* On the current image password for `papercut` user is `password`. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for `pi` user is `raspberry`.  This should be changed.
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* On the current image password for @@[=pcadmin=]@@ user is @@[=password=]@@. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for @@[=papercut=]@@ user is secure and unknown.
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--> Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> F3=]@@ to switch virtual terminal

--> Login as user pi
and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
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-->  From a workstation on the same network use ssh to connect to release station.

--> Login as user pcadmin
and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
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To get the latest version go to the download links at https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/
to:
To get the latest version:

-> * For PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[
https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> * For PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]

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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you can also configure the wifi settings and hostname by editing the file

-->@@[=machine.local=]@@

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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you will be reminded to configure the keyboard, timezone and locale (see below).

'''6.''' From a workstation on the same network use ssh to connect to release station.

'''7.''' Login as the admin account, currently  username @@[=pcadmin=]@@ and password @@[=password=]@@. On images before release 16.4 it's username @@[=pi=]@@ and password @@[=raspberry=]@@.

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'''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal.

'''7.''' Login as the admin account (currently  username `pi`
and password `raspberry`)
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'''13.''' Delete the file @@[=/boot/prompt4Locale=]@@

'''14.''' Run
the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.

'''15.''' Test
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'''13.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.

'''14.''' Test
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* On the current image password for @@[=pcadmin=]@@ user is @@[=password=]@@. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for @@[=papercut=]@@ user is secure and unknown.
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* On the current image password for `papercut` user is `password`. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for `pi` user is `raspberry`.  This should be changed.
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-->  From a workstation on the same network use ssh to connect to release station.

--> Login as user pcadmin
and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
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--> Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> F3=]@@ to switch virtual terminal

--> Login as user pi
and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
November 08, 2016, at 02:48 AM by Alec - Added download links
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To get the latest version:

-> * For PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[
https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> * For PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]
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To get the latest version go to the download links at https://www.papercut.com/tour/raspberry-pi/
November 08, 2016, at 02:45 AM by Alec - Added updated for 16.4 release
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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you can also configure the wifi settings and hostname by editing the file

-->@@[=machine.local=]@@

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'''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal.

'''7.''' Login as the admin account (currently  username `pi`
and password `raspberry`)
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On newer versions (16.4 and above) of the release station image you will be reminded to configure the keyboard, timezone and locale (see below).

'''6.''' From a workstation on the same network use ssh to connect to release station.

'''7.''' Login as the admin account, currently  username @@[=pcadmin=]@@ and password @@[=password=]@@. On images before release 16.4 it's username @@[=pi=]@@ and password @@[=raspberry=]@@.

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'''13.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.

'''14.''' Test
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'''13.''' Delete the file @@[=/boot/prompt4Locale=]@@

'''14.''' Run
the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.

'''15.''' Test
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* On the current image password for `papercut` user is `password`. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for `pi` user is `raspberry`.  This should be changed.
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* On the current image password for @@[=pcadmin=]@@ user is @@[=password=]@@. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for @@[=papercut=]@@ user is secure and unknown.
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--> Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> F3=]@@ to switch virtual terminal

--> Login as user pi
and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
to:
-->  From a workstation on the same network use ssh to connect to release station.

--> Login as user pcadmin
and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
June 07, 2016, at 01:46 AM by Alec - Added Note About keyboard config. Added intro "What's a Pi"
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The [[https://raspberrypi.org|Raspberry Pi]] is a great little low cost educational computer platform that some people use as a low power consumption PaperCut [[https://www.papercut.com/tour/print-release-stations/|release station]].
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!!Setup instructions for the Raspberri Pi Release Station
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!!Setup instructions for the Raspberry Pi Release Station
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'''10.''' Set the options options for your region (i.e. timezone, locales, keyboard).
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'''10.''' Set the options options for your region (i.e. timezone, locales, keyboard). Note that in order to configure a keyboard you will need a USB keyboard connected to the Pi, even if you are connected across a network
June 01, 2016, at 07:20 AM by 109.146.5.217 - Added Linux instructions link
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-->[[https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/linux.md| Linux Instructions]]
June 01, 2016, at 06:53 AM by 203.222.91.204 -
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-> for PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> for PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]
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-> * For PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> * For PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]
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(:title Run a PaperCut NG / MF Release Station from a Raspberry Pi:)
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(:title Run a PaperCut NG or MF Release Station from a Raspberry Pi:)
June 01, 2016, at 06:52 AM by 203.222.91.204 -
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''Categories:'' [[Category.TODOFirstCategory|+]], [[Category.TODOSecondCategoryIfNeeded|+]]
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''Categories:'' [[Category.Release Station|+]], [[Category.Raspberry Pi|+]]
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[-Keywords: TODO keywords here if needed-]
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[-Keywords: installer, image, linux, usb-]
June 01, 2016, at 06:51 AM by 203.222.91.204 -
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To obtain the latest Raspberry Pi Release Station image:

-> For PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or
[[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> For
PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]
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!!Obtain the latest Raspberry Pi Release Station image

The latest version of the Raspberry Pi Release Station image is available either through your PaperCut Reseller or
[[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]] Reseller for PaperCut MF or otherwise directly from  PaperCut for PaperCut NG.

To get the latest version:

-> for PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> for
PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]
June 01, 2016, at 06:48 AM by 203.222.91.204 -
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'''9.''' Run the command @@[=sudo raspi-config=]@@
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'''9.''' Run the command: @@[=sudo raspi-config=]@@
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-->See [[h ttp://elinux.org/RPi_raspi-config#Running_raspi-config_another_time|http://elinux.org/RPi_raspi-config#Running_raspi-config_another_time]] for more information.
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See [[http://elinux.org/RPi_raspi-config#Running_raspi-config_another_time|http://elinux.org/RPi_raspi-config#Running_raspi-config_another_time]] for more information.
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--> * Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> F3=]@@ to switch virtual terminal

--> * Login as user pi and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
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--> Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> F3=]@@ to switch virtual terminal

--> Login as user pi and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
June 01, 2016, at 06:46 AM by 203.222.91.204 -
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'''2.''' Copy over the image file to the SD card. Let's pretend it is called "myimage.png".

'''3.''' Edit the config.properties file on the SD card. Specifically you need a property that says logo-image=/boot/myimage.png -- make sure you use the correct filename for your image file. Note that the text @@[="logo-image=/boot/"=]@@ is fixed.
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'''2.''' Copy over the image file to the SD card. Let's pretend it is called @@[=myimage.png=]@@

'''3.''' Edit the config.properties file on the SD card. Specifically you need a property that says @@[=logo-image=/boot/myimage.png=]@@ -- make sure you use the correct filename for your image file.

Note that the text @@[="logo-image=/boot/"=]@@ is fixed.
June 01, 2016, at 06:45 AM by 203.222.91.204 -
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''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal.
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'''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal.
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'''8.''' Make sure the operating system is fully up to date with the command
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'''8.''' Make sure the operating system is fully up to date with the command:
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'''10.''' Set the options options for your region (i.e. timezone, locales, keyboard)

'''11.''' Configure other options if required

'''12.''' Exit raspi-config

'''13.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check
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'''10.''' Set the options options for your region (i.e. timezone, locales, keyboard).

'''11.''' Configure other options if required.

'''12.''' Exit raspi-config.

'''13.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check.
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* On the current image password for `papercut` user is `password`. This should be changed

* On the current image  password for `pi` user is `raspberry`.  This should be changed

* To shut the release station down or perform system maintenance
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* On the current image password for `papercut` user is `password`. This should be changed.

* On the current image  password for `pi` user is `raspberry`.  This should be changed.

* To shut the release station down or perform system maintenance:
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--> * Login as user pi and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot
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--> * Login as user pi and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot.
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* Each connection of the release station requires a PaperCut release station license (one connection license is included in the base product for testing)
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* Each connection of the release station requires a PaperCut release station license (one connection license is included in the base product for testing).
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'''1.''' Mount the SD card into the desktop workstation. This means you should be able to edit the config.properties file (located on in the partition that get's mounted as /boot on the Pi)

'''2.''' Copy over the image file to the SD card. Let's pretend it is called. "myimage.png"

'''3.''' Edit the config.properties file on the SD card. Specifically you need a property that says logo-image=/boot/myimage.png -- make sure you use the correct filename for your image file. Note that the text @@[="logo-image=/boot/"=]@@ is fixed
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'''1.''' Mount the SD card into the desktop workstation. This means you should be able to edit the config.properties file (located on in the partition that get's mounted as /boot on the Pi).

'''2.''' Copy over the image file to the SD card. Let's pretend it is called "myimage.png".

'''3.''' Edit the config.properties file on the SD card. Specifically you need a property that says logo-image=/boot/myimage.png -- make sure you use the correct filename for your image file. Note that the text @@[="logo-image=/boot/"=]@@ is fixed.
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'''5.''' Test
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'''5.''' Test to make sure the custom logo is installed.
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(:title Run a PaperCut NG / MF Release Station from a Raspberry Pi Title:)
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(:title Run a PaperCut NG / MF Release Station from a Raspberry Pi:)
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To obtain the latest Raspberry Pi Release Station image:

-> For PaperCut MF - please contact your Reseller or [[https://www.papercut.com/support/asc/|Authorized Solution Center]]

-> For PaperCut NG - please contact PaperCut Support directly at [[mailto:support@papercut.com|support@papercut.com]]

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'''1.''' On a workstation (Mac, Windows or Linux) download and unzip the PaperCut Raspberry PI Release Station image from our reseller portal
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'''1.''' On a workstation (Mac, Windows or Linux) download and unzip the PaperCut Raspberry PI Release Station image.
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'''3.''' With the SD card still mounted (it may be need to re-inserted to force a re-mount) in the workstation edit the files in /boot by following the standard PaperCut instructions
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'''3.''' With the SD card still mounted (it may be need to re-inserted to force a re-mount) in the workstation edit the files in /boot by following the standard PaperCut instructions:
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'''4.''' Unmount the SD card from the workstation

'''5.''' Insert the SD card into your Pi and power it up. It should (eventually) boot up into the release station display or display an error message that it cannot contact the PaperCut application server

''6
.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal
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'''4.''' Unmount the SD card from the workstation.

'''5.''' Insert the SD card into your Pi and power it up. It should (eventually) boot up into the release station display or display an error message that it cannot contact the PaperCut application server.

''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal.
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''6.''' Hit <ctrl> <alt> <F2> to switch a different virtual terminal
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''6.''' Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> <F2>=]@@ to switch a different virtual terminal
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--> * Hit <ctrl> <alt> F3 to switch virtual terminal
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--> * Hit @@[=<ctrl> <alt> F3=]@@ to switch virtual terminal
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(:title Run a PaperCut NG / MF Release Station from a Raspberry Pi Title:)

!!Setup instructions for the Raspberri Pi Release Station

The instructions assume some basic understanding of managing Raspberry Pis and using the Linux command line. It is very unlikely that a Pi Zero or a Raspberry Pi model  A will be suitable because of a lack of network and USB connections.

'''1.''' On a workstation (Mac, Windows or Linux) download and unzip the PaperCut Raspberry PI Release Station image from our reseller portal

'''2.''' Copy the image to a suitable SD card (NB the current image will fit on a 4GB card). A class 10 SD card is recommended. Instructions to do this can be found at the following links.

--> [[ https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/windows.md| Windows Instructions]]

-->[[https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/mac.md| Mac Instructions]]

'''3.''' With the SD card still mounted (it may be need to re-inserted to force a re-mount) in the workstation edit the files in /boot by following the standard PaperCut instructions

-->@@[=pc-config.properties=]@@

-->@@[=pc-connection.properties=]@@

'''4.''' Unmount the SD card from the workstation

'''5.''' Insert the SD card into your Pi and power it up. It should (eventually) boot up into the release station display or display an error message that it cannot contact the PaperCut application server

''6.''' Hit <ctrl> <alt> <F2> to switch a different virtual terminal

'''7.''' Login as the admin account (currently  username `pi` and password `raspberry`)

'''8.''' Make sure the operating system is fully up to date with the command

-->@@[=sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade -y && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade -y=]@@

'''9.''' Run the command @@[=sudo raspi-config=]@@

-->See [[h ttp://elinux.org/RPi_raspi-config#Running_raspi-config_another_time|http://elinux.org/RPi_raspi-config#Running_raspi-config_another_time]] for more information.

'''10.''' Set the options options for your region (i.e. timezone, locales, keyboard)

'''11.''' Configure other options if required

'''12.''' Exit raspi-config

'''13.''' Run the command @@[=sudo touch /forcefsck && sudo init 6=]@@ to reboot the Pi and perform a disk check

'''14.''' Test

!!Notes:

* On the current image password for `papercut` user is `password`. This should be changed

* On the current image  password for `pi` user is `raspberry`.  This should be changed

* To shut the release station down or perform system maintenance

--> * Hit <ctrl> <alt> F3 to switch virtual terminal

--> * Login as user pi and do whatever you need to do. e.g. @@[="sudo init 0"=]@@ to shutdown or "sudo init 6" to reboot

* All these commands are executed on the command line unless otherwise stated.

* Use a good quality class 10 SD card.

* Each connection of the release station requires a PaperCut release station license (one connection license is included in the base product for testing)

!!How to install a custom logo for the release station

'''1.''' Mount the SD card into the desktop workstation. This means you should be able to edit the config.properties file (located on in the partition that get's mounted as /boot on the Pi)

'''2.''' Copy over the image file to the SD card. Let's pretend it is called. "myimage.png"

'''3.''' Edit the config.properties file on the SD card. Specifically you need a property that says logo-image=/boot/myimage.png -- make sure you use the correct filename for your image file. Note that the text @@[="logo-image=/boot/"=]@@ is fixed

'''4.''' Unmount the SD card.

'''5.''' Test

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