Girder 6 for Linux 64 bit Intel
1. Install Debian Jessie AMD64.
2. Add the Promixis Debian Jessie repo to your sources.list. You can do this by saving the attached file (promixis.list) to your /etc/apt/sources.list.d directory. Or by saving the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list.d/promixis.list
3. Import the Promixis signing keyCode:deb http://www.promixis.com/repo/debian/jessie jessie main
3. As root type apt-get updateCode:wget -O - http://www.promixis.com/repo/debian/jessie/salespromixiscom.gpg.key | sudo apt-key add -
4. As root type apt-get install girder
Girder can be run as a service or with the full front-end. Typically you'll want to run only the back-end on the R-Pi and use a different computer to run the front-end. To start the back-end only run ./Girder6Service in the /opt/girder directory. Note that you'll need to run front-end once as root to install the license code.
Alternatively you can use the /etc/init.d/girder script to start and stop Girder.
To run the front-end start x, open a xterm, go to /opt/girder and type ./Girder6.
Staying up to date
To update to the latest version of Girder simply type
PIR-1 and PIR-4
On Debian Linux USB HID devices like the PIR-1 and PIR-4 are by default only accessibly by root. Look at the post below to find out how to give other users access as well:
See the Windows post for changes.
September 24, 2014 switched to signed repo and official Debian repo structure.
April 2016 switched to Debian Jessie repo.