Installing RPiBuntu

If you want to install RPibuntu, download an image, unzip it and write it to a SD card, e.g., using this command:

cat | gunzip -d | dd of=/dev/sdX

where /dev/sdX is the device file for your card. Check dmesg to find the right device. Please note that this will erase existing data on the card!

If you are interested, you can also use this script to build and customize your own image with up-to-date packages.

The installed system will automatically configure the Ethernet interface with DHCP and accept SSH connections, so you don't need to attach a monitor and keyboard. You can login as user rpibuntu with the password rpibuntu.

Afterwards, you might want to: