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Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby gompf » Mon Mar 28, 2011 11:16 am

Hi,
maybe easy stuff for most of you but cost me some time on the first run. I´m sure it´s already explained better somewhere else but I haven`t found it in compressed form so I´ll give a brief description here:

1. Altough the Conf code opens in Arduino you need "Processing" to compile it: http://processing.org/
2. You need the controlP5 library: http://www.sojamo.de/libraries/controlP5/
Unzip this to a directory /libraries/controlP5 to the Sketchbook folder, NOT the Sketch folder. Shoud also work to just create the folder and copy the controlP5.jar from Alex´s package. You can check your
Sketchfolder in File->Preferences
3. Check if the library is enlisted in Processing in the tab "Sketch"->"Import Library", Processing needs to be started with admin rights once on W7/64
4. "Export" equals test&compile, "Export Application" will build the executable(s) for the choosen platform(s).

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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby sleedo » Thu Apr 28, 2011 1:26 am

Thank you! This helped me get a running config program (with a little fumbling around)
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby Hamburger » Thu Apr 28, 2011 1:23 pm

5. with some OpenGL implementations/drivers Export works, but ExportApplication will produce a non working application. Then you may try to build it as fullscreen+stopButton (in the ExportApplication dialog). Works for me.

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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby PatrikE » Mon Jun 20, 2011 3:41 pm

Thanks for the guide..

The library had to be in another place to get it to work for me.

..\processing-1.5.1\modes\java\libraries\controlP5

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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby Anakin » Thu Jun 23, 2011 10:58 am

Hi all,

I'm getting an error when trying to run the MultiWiiConf1_7.exe GUI ..

« could not find the main class. Program will exit! » error from Java Virtual Machine Launcher.

I have seen this issue mentioned in RCGroups additional HOWTO thread but cant seem to find a resolution to this anywhere

I am running WinXP SP2 and have the latest version of Java on my machine. Ariuno IDE, NetBeans and Processing also runs without issues.

Can anyone here offer any advice please?

thx!
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby rihardsb » Tue Jul 05, 2011 12:57 pm

Thanks for the post!
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby paddytfm » Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:30 pm

Thank's for the post, particularly
Gompf for explanations and patrike for the upgrade
So in order to see Yaw Z axis working like other axis in the graph I did this

// if (azGraph) {
// if (scaleSlider.value()<2) g_graph.drawLine(accYAW, -1000, +1000);
// else g_graph.drawLine(accYAW, 200*scaleSlider.value()-1000,200*scaleSlider.value()+500);

if (azGraph) { g_graph.drawLine(accYAW, -1000, +1000);
//else g_graph.drawLine(accYAW, 200*scaleSlider.value()-1000,200*scaleSlider.value()+500);

best autolevel
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby Rudi48 » Wed Oct 12, 2011 3:48 pm

Because I have not found any good description how to compile the MultiWiiConf program under MAC OS X, I like to describe that for reference.

Please see the web page: http://www.rudiswiki.de/wiki9/QuadrocopterMultiWiiConf

Regards, Rudolf
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby kalle123 » Wed Oct 12, 2011 3:59 pm

No issues here running PCLinuxOS.

Just installed arduino0022 from the repositories and it works.
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby gompf-2 » Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:31 am

double posting...
Last edited by gompf-2 on Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:49 am, edited 2 times in total.
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby gompf-2 » Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:38 am

Tweak to processing on Win32 for faster comport scan/use with non toshiba based BT-hardware:
http://servicios.ried.cl/arduino/temp/rxtxSerial-2.2_fixed_2009-03-17.rar
Seems to be enough to copy this into the /lib folder of the ready build application.
Path in the processing folder: \processing-1.5.1\modes\java\libraries\serial\library\windows32

More details:http://www.multiwii.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=817
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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby darlofranco » Fri Nov 18, 2011 6:22 pm

Thank you gomf !

This has got me up and running :D

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Re: Compile MultiWiiConf-Basic HowTo

Postby Nicksdesign » Sat Jul 06, 2013 1:00 am

When I installed Processing, I found the advice on where put the controlP5 library confusing. I just couldn't get it to work. (If anyone can be confused, it's me.) With the new version 2.0.1, it was easy to let Processing itself import the library. Just go to Tools/import Library/, select conrolP5 (or type the name in the selection field) and click Install. That's all.

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