This project aims to simplify the process of cross-compiling node.js on smartphone and robotics platforms.
My main target platform is the Parrot AR Drone 2.0, but I will merge pull requests for any other platforms as well.
You will need to install vagrant as the cross compiling is done inside of a virtual machine.
Cross compiling node.js for the
ardrone2 is as easy as running:
$ git clone git://github.com/felixge/node-cross-compiler.git $ cd node-cross-compiler $ vagrant up $ vagrant ssh $ cd cross-compiler $ ./setup-vm.sh $ make ardrone2
This will fire up a new vagrant machine, ssh into it, and build node.js to run
on the ardrone2. You will find the resulting binary in
Helpers have been added for installing node on the ardrone. Simply running
./helpers/ardrone2.sh will build and install node on your drone.
If you want to contribute support for another platform, we probably need a
common.sh file for shared environment variables. Other than that it should
be as simple as adding it to the
platforms folder and