Write Orange Pi Image to microSD Card.
# download latest armbian image archive wget https://dl.armbian.com/orangepizero/Debian_stretch_next.7z -O image.7z # extract image from archive 7z e image.7z # put image on SD card sudo dd if=Armbian_5.38_Orangepizero_Debian_stretch_next_4.14.14.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 status=progress # flush block device buffer to ensure that SD card is written sync
Plug the SD card into the Orange Pi, connect it to the network vie ethernet and power it up. Search for Orange Pi in network.
nmap 10.42.23.0/24 -p 22 | grep open -B 4 | grep -Po '\d+\.\d+\.\d+\.\d+' | tee /tmp/wo ### power the Orange Pi on and wait a minute sleep 60s nmap 10.42.23.0/24 -p 22 | grep open -B 4 | grep -Po '\d+\.\d+\.\d+\.\d+' | tee /tmp/w diff /tmp/w /tmp/wo
SSH onto machine with username root and password 1234 Play through the dialog and create a new user with username user and password user. All other options are irrelevant.
# maximize partition size echo ", +" | sfdisk -N 1 /dev/mmcblk0 --force partprobe resize2fs /dev/mmcblk0p1 sync # set root password to root usermod root --password root # add user to sudo group usermod user --append --groups sudo # switch to user and upgrade su user sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade