Tested on:Raspberry Pi 2; Raspberry Pi B+; Raspbian pre Jessie; Raspbian Jessie
Prerequisites:Raspberry Pi with Raspbian Jessie and internet connection (see steps 1-7 in the Introduction)
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Passwordfree login: Exchange SSH keys

While programming the Raspberry Pi in the terminal, scp and ssh operations can become a nuisance when the password has to be typed in every time. Exchanging ssh keys allows password free ssh access and spares plenty of time.

Open a console on your host computer and type

Entering a passphrase is not necessary.

The ip address of the RasPi can be obtained like explained in the headless setupheadless setup or with the Angry IP Scanner.

Links
File transfer with SCP: http://www.knight-of-pi.org/scp-copy-linux-raspberry/
Remote access with SSH: http://www.knight-of-pi.org/remote-control-your-raspberry-pi/
Headless Setup: http://www.knight-of-pi.org/headless-a-raspberry-pi-without-peripherals-over-ethernet/?lang=en&lang=en
Angry IP Scanner: http://www.knight-of-pi.org/sniff-a-raspberry-angry-ip-scanner

Knight of Pi

Johannes Bergs aka Knight of Pi. Diploma in Bioinformatics, some Webdesign and Python coding then. Living in the beautiful city of Vienna.

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