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Learning Banana Pi by Daniel Blair

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Connecting remotely

Not every project you will do will require you to use a display directly attached to the Banana Pi. You can connect to the device remotely from one of your other computers on the network and run the Pi headless (with no display). This is accomplished using SSH. By default, SSH is installed on Raspbian and Bananian out-of-the-box. For this, you will need to make sure that the Banana Pi is connected to the same network as your computer.

SSH from Windows

Windows does not come with an SSH client out-of-the-box. You need to download one. The most common application for this is called PuTTY. PuTTY is a free application you can download from its website (http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/). The application does quite ...

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