Thanks for that Chris, an arp -a does not return a beaglebone default IP of
192.168.6.2 on the LAN.
I will look into the other device addresses on the network and hopefully
one of them is the BBB.
I also just thought of using the HDMI link on the board and connect to a
display and use keyboard directly off it to see what the matter is.
Will report back with results once I find a mini HDMI cable...
On Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 8:03:27 PM UTC+12, Chris Green wrote:
> > Hi guys,
> > Not sure what's happened and not sure where to start troubleshooting.
> > My BBB won't respond to SSH requests from Terminal on my mac, this was
> > working perfectly fine just days ago and I am trying to go back and
> > understand what changed.
> > I worked mostly using Cloud9 and running scripts with Python and JS so I
> > have quite a bit saved on it that I would like to recover if possible
> > before resorting to re-imaging.
> > The board seems to turn on fine with all the LEDs turn on sequentially
> > then they start pulsing as they would when the OS is running.
> > The board is both connected directly to my Mac and to a LAN via
> Are you sure you're trying to ssh to the right address?
> Do you have any means of checking your LAN to see what devices there
> are on your LAN? If so look at the list of IPs and see if you can see
> the BBB one or (it might have changed) one that you don't recognise.
> Chris Green
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