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raspberry_pi_setup

After assembing the unit the first thing to do is enable the camera.

Enable the Built-in Camera

sudo raspi-config
  1. Select 5 “Enable Camera”
  2. Select <Finish>
  3. Select <Yes> to reboot

Test the camera - the following command will stream 5 seconds of video to the screen

raspivid -t 5000

Get the Wifi / Network Working

  1. Select Administration from the Wifi Menu

Update packages

sudo apt-get update

Install important packages

sudo apt-get -y install xrdp openssh-server
sudo apt-get -y ffmpeg gedit
sudo apt-get -y install vlc
raspberry_pi_setup.txt · Last modified: 2016/10/08 14:20 by arwillis