Thoughts on Raspberry Pi as a print server.

Why would you want to turn a Raspberry Pi into a dedicated printer server? There are a number of reasons to do this. It may be that you may want the convenience of printing from multiple sources with out having the main computer on. You may wish to share a printer in a central location …

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Adding swap to the Raspberry Pi.

The Raspberry Pi does not use swap in the traditional sense as it uses a file on the SDCrad instead of the more usual swap partition. There is on the Raspbian install a file in the /var folder called swap. As this sits on the SDCard if it is used a lot it increases the …

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