Building a Raspberry Pi

Before we talk about the nuts and bolts of setting up a Raspberry Pi let’s take a look at the whole boat network approach. It’s a boat, so the first and foremost application we want is navigation. Any PC whether Windows, Linux or even Mac can display a chart and your position with free opensource … Continue reading "Building a Raspberry Pi"

A Network for your Boat

Before we talk about the nuts and bolts of setting up a Raspberry Pi let’s take a look at the whole boat network approach. It’s a boat, so the first and foremost application we want is navigation. Any PC whether Windows, Linux or even Mac can display a chart and your position with free opensource … Continue reading "A Network for your Boat"

Raspberry Pi GPS Server

Ok, now that you have your Raspberry Pi running as a wireless bridge, let’s add some applications. Our first application is a GPS server that can be read from any PC running OpenCPN or any other program that is gpsd compatible.

Raspberry Pi onboard

Raspberry Pi onboard Build a WIFI for your boat. Create a GPS server, file server, website and more. How to build an intranet network for your boat using a Raspberry Pi How to build an intranet network for your boat using a Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi GPS Server

Ok, now that you have your Raspberry Pi running as a wireless bridge, let’s add some applications. Our first application is a GPS server that can be read from any PC running OpenCPN or any other program that is gpsd compatible.