Install Bonjour on your PC to easily discovery your Linux board

With Bonjour activated on your PC it's easy to discover devices on your LAN and reach them using their hostnames and .local domain instead of its IP address.


sudo apt update
sudo apt install libnss-mdns

How to set your board name

Set the hostname with the nano editor:

sudo nano /etc/hostname

save and then reboot

sudo reboot

Now shoulf be possible to reach your board by typing:

ssh acme@boardname.local


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