RaspberryPi initial setup

This blog post is one in many allowing to setup a RaspberryPi from scratch. Did I mentioned my blog is also my notepad.

First you need a SD card and a Raspbian image :

Then uncompress dowloaded file :

unzip 2013-09-25-wheezy-raspbian.zip

And burn it to the SD card (don’t forget to umount before) :

dd bs=4M if=2013-09-25-wheezy-raspbian.zip of=/dev/mmcblk0

Then boot on SD card, connect via ssh (password is “raspberry”) :

ssh pi@pi

And launch configuration utility :

sudo raspi-config

in order to :

  • change hostname,
  • configure memory,
  • change password,

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