This was because, by default, the system would not set-up an IP address when a cable was connected.This meant you had to configure the Raspberry Pi manually to have a fixed IP address appropriate for the temporary network.Support for PHP's register_globals directive has been removed since Media Wiki 1.24.If you have PHP 5.4 or later installed on your server, you do not need to worry about this.We now have a simple network just for two, allowing SSH, X-forwarding, file shares etc etc.We can now do all the lovely networky things we like to do, as detailed in the Guide to…Remote Connections page.
If you don’t want/can’t install Bonjour then you will have to find the IP address either directly on the Pi using “hostname -I” or using a network scanner such as Fingbox (https://
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There’s even more good news for the Pi-Zero This method has been used in the Pi-Zero network device video for excellent results.
It is particularly special since we use the Pi-Kitchen to pre-configure the USB to act as if it is a network device – allowing us to make a simple network link using just a standard micro-USB cable (which will also power it! This means that although you can perform an automated install without using a screen, you won’t be able to connect to it!