XBFirm is a set of softwares base on Linux making an platform for live streaming and control telemetry data.

To install XBFirm on Companion Computer, there are 2 ways that you can follow:

  • Flashing XBFirm Linux Image (recommended)
  • Installing XBFirm dependencies in your custom image (document is preparing)

Option 1: Flashing XBFirm Linux Image (recommended)

  • Input micro SD card to PC
  • Format SD
  • Open Win32 Disk Imager, chose XBFirm.img file and Write
  • And waiting …. write successful
  • Insert SD to Raspberry Pi
  • Connect companion computer to internet (via Ethernet cable or Wifi)
  • Login

    You can control Raspberry Pi via SSH http://www.hobbytronics.co.uk/raspberry-pi-ssh or HDMI screen

    • Username: pi
    • Password: raspberry
  • Follow these steps to login and active XBFirm
    • cd ~/XBStationManagerHeadless-2.0
    • sudo ./XBStationManagerHeadless.sh
    • Type "1" to choose "Login" option
    • Then type "4" to reboot your Raspberry Pi, and the software will be auto start. You need to wait about 60s for preparing