cloud-init is an awesome technology that can be used to customize Linux images for deployment, that lets you do all kinds of neat things such as automatically creating users, installing packages, resetting SSH keys, and more. However, it’s often shrouded in mystery. In this video, I’ll walk you through using it to create a user, set the hostname, and install some packages.
Check out this video Tom Lawrence and I did that showcases how to build your very own Retrogaming system with Retropie and Raspberry Pi! We’ll go over everything you need to purchase, how to put it together, and also how to prepare the SD card. Check it out!