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Monday, 6 June 2016

Pannello RaspberryPi installer

This script installs the Pannello Webkit client and tweaks a Raspbian default installation.
Tested on Raspbian GNU/Linux 8.0 (jessie)


  • Install Pannello Webkit client
  • Disable DPMS (Energy Star) features
  • Disable screen saver
  • Change default X Window Manager
  • Disable text and logo on boot


Download and install the latest Raspbian image following the official documentation
Connect to your Raspberry Pi via a local terminal or via SSH using the default user account pi.
Download the installation script:
curl -o \
Always check the signature:
curl -o \
gpg --keyserver-options auto-key-retrieve \
    --keyserver \
You must see 2 lines like:
gpg: Signature made Mon 16 May 2016 01:48:56 AM CEST using RSA key ID C7EEE429
gpg: Good signature from "Pablo SEMINARIO <>"
To verify the checksums, type:
It's also a good practice to take a look at the source code.
If everything is ok you can execute the installer typing:
sudo bash abcdefghijk123456
Don't forget to get your API key from you Pannello site admin.
And finally you can reboot your device:
sudo reboot