I have been working on a series of Raspberry Pi projects, some trivial and some, less so. Recently at the Raspberry Pi non-event, I attempted to remote desktop into my Raspberry Pi, and had some success doing so, but after a request to show of the Pi Store, my little dalliance was over, and I felt like a complete idiot not being able to view the internet from the Pi.
First of all I cannot take credit for anything posted in this article - I got the details required from here Elinux.org. Here you will find full and detailed procedures for many of today's Operating Systems. All I have done is extract the portion that applies to Ubuntu, Debian and it's many derivatives.
Emulation of Raspbery PI and Cream
The Raspberry Pi as it stands consists of the following:
Features of the Raspberry Pi model B board