Raspberry Pi Image¶
Start with a fresh Raspberry image, you find images at raspberry.org site.
Confirmed working images:
- Raspbian Stretch Lite
- Raspbian Stretch With Desktop
Follow the installation instruction given on their site for the specific image you want to use.
For Navio flight controllers, install image provided at https://emlid.com before continue the installation procedure.
For UAVcast Pro, you will get a download link by mail after you have purchased the product. You need to copy the xx.tar file to your raspberry pi.
- If you are using Desktop image, then just open a terminal window and follow the instruction below.
- For non-desktop images, you can use SSH client like Bitevise tunnelier to establish connection to raspberry pi.
Open a shell or terminal window and navigate to the same folder as you saved the file, normally
then you need to extract the package by using typing this command
sudo tar -xvmf UAVcast-Pro_vx.x.x.tar
Now you need to navigate to the UAVcast-Pro installation folder
then start the installation by typing
Installation time is approx 10min on a RPI version 3
When the installation is complete, it will run a validation check, please make sure that you have all green OK status. Now you are able to connect UAVcast-Pro by typing the RPI ip in your web browser.
Installation video can be found here https://drive.google.com/file/d/1tbuUO63gU0by81wyijbuWI1duRYaILXS/view?usp=sharing
If you are installing UAVcast-Pro version 1.1.0 or older, you need to place UAVcast-Pro_v1.x.x.tar in home/pi, otherwise it will not work. Version 1.1.1 or later supports global install can be installed from anywhere