Connect host PC to Pengwyn board

For connecting the board click the icon “set local ip and install USBserial” and push “Run in Terminal” button. Enter the password: pengwyn.


This script will set the IP address of the host pc to and it will enable USB connection.

To check the configuration is correct use these commands:

ls /dev/ttyUSB*
ifconfig eth0

If all is ok you will see:


Open a terminal (ctrl + alt + t) and open Minicom with the following options:

minicom -w -s

If all works correctly you will se this screen:


Reset the board with the reset button on the board, located near the sd-card slot. You will see the startup of the Pengwyn on the terminal.

At login insert: root and press enter.


Configure the IP address with the command:

ifconfig eth0

Now the connection is completed.