Now that we are logged into the system, it's time to take a look at the preloaded tools. In the next section, we're going to install all the missing software that a good developing system needs.
Now we should verify that the Secure Shell (SSH) tool is functional. The Secure Shell, sometimes known as Secure Socket Shell, is a Unix-based command interface for securely getting access to a remote computer. It was designed to replace the insecure telnet. To test it on the target serial console, we can use the
ifconfig command to check the network settings:
Then, the following message is displayed:
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 78:a5:04:ca:c9:fe UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 ...