Raspbian Stretch Lite project ideas

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Raspbian Stretch Lite is based on the Debian Stretch operating system. It is a lightweight and well-supported for your Raspberry Pi projects. If you do not know which operating system to use for your next Raspberry Pi project, just use Raspbian Stretch Lite as the operating system.

Here are some ideas based on Raspbian Stretch Lite that you can reference for your next Raspberry Pi project.

Getting started with Raspbian Stretch Lite

Setup Raspbian Stretch Lite with SSH server enabled on your microSD card - Follow this guide if you intend to connect a network cable to your Raspberry Pi and perform remote configuration of your Raspbian Stretch Lite. Useful for models of Raspberry Pi that have a RJ45 port.

Setup Raspbian Stretch Lite with remote configuration over WiFi on first boot - Follow this guide if you intend to connect to your Raspberry Pi via WiFi and perform remote configuration of your Raspbian Stretch Lite. Especially useful for preparing the microSD card to run Raspberry Pi Zero W.

Set of configurations to perform on the first run of your Raspbian Stretch Lite - Follow this guide to configure your Raspbian Stretch Lite after you had prepared your microSD card for your Raspberry Pi and power it up for the first time.

Raspbian Stretch Lite for software development

Setting up Codiad Web IDE on your Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch Lite, Nginx and PHP - Want to code on the go and have a Raspberry Pi 3 in the house? This guide shows you how to setup an instance of the Codiad Web IDE on your Raspberry Pi 3 so that you can code on the go.

Setting up a fast git server on Raspberry Pi Zero W with Go Git Service (Gogs) and Raspbian Stretch Lite - A Git server is a programmer's best friend. With a Git server, you can keep track of your software projects. If you need to revert back to an older version of your codes, you can do it easily with a Git server. Who says Raspberry Pi Zero W cannot run a Git server? Set up Go Git Service on it for your code repositories.

How to setup Jenkins on my Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch Lite If you have a free Raspberry Pi 3 and would like to setup continuous integration for your side projects, you can setup Jenkins on Raspbian Stretch Lite to help you automate the boring and repetitive stuff.

Setting up phpMyAdmin on a Raspbian Stretch Lite, Nginx, MariaDB / MySQL and PHP 7 LEMP stack - If you have a project based on MariaDB and MySQL on your Raspbian Stretch Lite operating system, you can run phpMyAdmin via a LEMP stack to make database administration easier.

Building a reverse proxy server with Nginx, Certbot, Raspbian Stretch Lite and Raspberry Pi 3 - If you have a Raspberry Pi 3 and want to host multiple websites at home, you can turn your Raspberry Pi 3 into a reverse proxy server.

Deploying Python 3 Flask application on Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch Lite, Nginx, Supervisor, Virtualenv and Gunicorn - Python 3 + Flask is a good combination for building web applications. This guide discusses one way to deploy Python 3 Flask application on a Raspberry Pi 3.

How to setup Raspbian Stretch Lite on Raspberry Pi 3 to run Python 3 applications - Read this for preparing Raspbian Stretch Lite to run Python 3 applications on a Raspberry Pi 3.

How to setup Raspbian Stretch Lite on Raspberry Pi Zero W to run Python 3 applications - Read this for preparing Raspbian Stretch Lite to run Python 3 applications on a Raspberry Pi Zero W.

How to setup Taiga project management platform on Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch Lite - Taiga is a good project management platform for you to plan your software development project. Set it up on Raspbian Stretch Lite to manage your next software development project.

Raspbian Stretch Lite for setting up a blog

After you have convinced yourself on why you should blog, it may be a good idea to setup a blog on a Raspberry Pi to build up content and gauge your interest in blogging.

Setting up WordPress on Raspberry Pi Zero W with Raspbian Stretch Lite, nginx, MariaDB and PHP as the LEMP stack - Follow this guide to setup a WordPress blog on a Raspberry Pi Zero W.

Setting up WordPress on Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch Lite, nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7 as the LEMP stack - Follow this guide to setup a WordPress blog on a Raspberry Pi 3.

Raspbian Stretch Lite to serve as your own Wiki

How to setup your own Wiki site on a Raspberry Pi 3 with Dokuwiki, Raspbian Stretch Lite, nginx and PHP - Follow this guide to setup DokuWiki to serve as your own Wiki site on a Raspberry Pi 3.

Raspbian Stretch Lite for home surveillance

How to setup a Raspberry Pi Zero W CCTV camera with motionEye and Raspbian Stretch Lite