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Server on Raspberry Pi 2

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Is the Raspberry Pi 2 powerful enough to run as the server?

asked Dec 20, 2015 by user1314 (14 points)

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Yes! A beta release for the Raspberry Pi is now available on the downloads page.

answered Dec 23, 2015 by user1 (1,094 points)
edited Jan 15, 2016 by user1
For reference, Raspbian doesn't yet support simultaneous audio output via HDMI & the 3.5mm Analog jack using ALSA. So you'll only be able to output on one or the other. Track the progress here: https://github.com/raspberrypi/linux/issues/847
Also for reference, Raspbian doesn't yet support multi channel PCM output via HDMI using ALSA. So HDMI output will be limited to a single stereo zone. Track the progress here: https://github.com/raspberrypi/linux/issues/1000
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