Learn Raspberry Pi with Linux

Ebook Details

Authors

Peter Membrey, David Hows

Year 2012
Pages 275
Publisher Apress
Language en
ISBN 9781430248217
File Size 6.78 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 1,249
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Ebook Description

Raspberry Pi is awesome, and it's Linux. And it's awesome because it's Linux. But if you've never used Linux or worked at the Linux command line before, it can be a bit daunting. Learn Raspberry Pi with Linux will tell you everything you need to know about the graphical interface and the command line so you can get started doing amazing things with Raspberry Pi. You'll learn how to set up your new Raspberry Pi with a monitor, keyboard and mouse, and you'll discover that what may look unfamiliar in Linux is really very familiar. You'll find out how to connect to the internet, change your desktop settings, and you'll get a tour of installed applications. Next, you'll take your first steps toward being a Raspberry Pi expert by learning how to get around at the Linux command line. You'll learn about different shells, including the bash shell, and commands that will make you a true power user. Finally, you'll learn how to create your first Raspberry Pi projects: Personal cloud storage with Samba on your Raspberry Pi Remote control your computers with Raspberry Pi A Raspberry Pi-based security cam and messenger service to let you know who's dropping by Raspberry Pi is an amazing little computer with tons of potential. And Learn Raspberry Pi with Linux can be your first step in unlocking that potential. What you’ll learn How to get online with Raspberry Pi How to customize your Pi's desktop environment Essential commands for putting your Pi to work Basic network services - the power behind what Pi can do How to turn your Pi into your own personal cloud storage device How to turn your Pi into a spy Who this book is for Raspberry Pi and hardware hacking enthusiasts who are new to Linux and the Linux command line.