Radxa Zero > Debian
- 1 Work with Radxa Zero Debian
- 1.1 Introduction to Radxa Zero Debian
- 1.2 Access from the Host PC/Laptop
- 1.3 Debian Default User Account
- 1.4 Desktop
- 1.5 Install and update necessary packages
- 1.6 Network Connection
- 1.7 Changelogs
Work with Radxa Zero Debian
Introduction to Radxa Zero Debian
Radxa Zero Debian is an easy to use desktop system. While working with Radxa Zero Debian, you will find it do well on playing music, Internet, Bluetooth and so on.
Radxa Zero Debian uses systemd to manage system.
Command prepended by $ means the command may be executed by an unprivileged user. And command prepended by # means the command may be executed by an privileged user. But the symbol, $ or #, is not part of the command.
Access from the Host PC/Laptop
Option 1: Serial console
Check Serial Console
Option 2: SSH
SSH server is enabled on port 22 of Radxa Zero image.
Please use angryip to find your board IP address.
$ ping ip-of-device $ ssh rock@ip-of-device
Debian Default User Account
User Name : rock Password : rock
The preinstalled Desktop is xfce4.
Install and update necessary packages
Add Radxa APT, see Radxa APT.
$ sudo apt-get update
There is one method for network connection, WIFI.
Radxa Zero supports 2.4G/5G WIFI wireless network.
To test the WIFI performance, we need to follow the steps:
- Switch to super user mode
$ sudo su
- Open the WIFI
$ nmcli r wifi on
- Scan WIFI
$ nmcli dev wifi
- Connect to WIFI network
$ nmcli dev wifi connect "wifi_name" password "wifi_password"
- Test WIFI perpormance by tool iperf.