Kotori Box DIY

Connectivity

WiFi

A second WiFi might be handy: The onboard WiFi provides an access point for receiving ingress telemetry data, while the other one might optionally connect to an upstream internet gateway.

3G/4G

Connect to the internet using a GPRS_/UMTS_/LTE_ uplink.

Software

Raspbian

Command line installer

https://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/raspbian/

wget https://downloads.raspberrypi.org/raspbian_lite_latest
unzip 2016-05-10-raspbian-jessie-lite.zip

https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/installation/installing-images/README.md

  • Identify the SD card disk:

    diskutil list
    
  • Unmount your SD card by using the disk identifier, to prepare for copying data to it:

    diskutil unmountDisk /dev/disk1
    
  • Copy the data to your SD card:

    sudo dd bs=1M if=~/Downloads/2016-05-10-raspbian-jessie-lite.img of=/dev/rdisk1
    
  • Eject the card:

    sudo diskutil unmountDisk /dev/disk1
    sudo diskutil eject /dev/rdisk1
    

User interface installers

See also https://www.raspbian.org/RaspbianInstaller

Boot RaspberryPi

  • Insert SD Card into slot, connect with Ethernet and power up the system

  • Login:

    # The default password for user "pi" is "raspberry"
    ssh pi@raspberrypi
    
    sudo su -
    

Note

You should change your default password, see https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/linux/usage/users.md