Installing Required Additional Software

Alan Yorinks edited this page Oct 4, 2016 · 9 revisions

The Raspbian image used in this project is RASPBIAN JESSIE WITH PIXEL dated 2016-09-23. The version of Python used for this project is Python 3.4.2 or greater. 3.4.2 is the version included with the RASPBIAN JESSIE WITH PIXEL dated 2016-09-23 image.

Make sure that you enable i2c support in the raspbian configuration

This project requires the installation of some additional software as listed below.

If you are not going to use a touch screen, you may install Kivy on your PC by following the instructions on the Kivy site.

Python Module Pi3 Controller Installation Instructions
ZeroMQ Robot https://github.com/MrYsLab/razmq/wiki/ZeroMQ-Installation-Instructions
Message Pack Robot sudo pip3 install u-msgpack-python
pigpio (Version 56 or greater) Robot http://abyz.co.uk/rpi/pigpio/download.html
python-lunch process launcher Robot sudo apt-get install python-lunch
Kivy Touch Screen https://github.com/MrYsLab/razmq/wiki/Building-Kivy-For-Python-3
Kivy For Desktop (make sure to install for Python 3) https://kivy.org/#download