Raspberry Pi 3 Images

Image Link SHA256 Sum
2018-01-13-ubiquity-xenial-lxde 9f9db4187cf76add1e5580f3aa80067374bd670f0dcea3044316f0ba8508e508
2017-12-21-ubiquity-xenial-lxde 31344a0fe37d668e73784ba31027267452ea0e713447ea6318a70e6e7874cf7a
2017-11-12-ubiquity-xenial-lxde f0258e2e19fb17c6a2e861aa47079f9ae7679821adfcb1fc4370cc9263d64536
2017-08-06-ubiquity-xenial-lxde 95e3d0204add2dbeeb4219e38d5df249ae6421359a3f01ac49046c06a82cbc32

Installing Pi Images

Under Ubuntu Linux we recommend using the GNOME Disks tool to flash images onto the Micro SD card as it has native support for xz compressed images. If you haven't installed it, simply run sudo apt install gnome-disk-utility. Then you can double click on the downloaded image file, the GNOME Disks tool will automatically come up, and you can direct it to expand the image on to an SD card drive attached to your computer.

On other operating systems we recommend using etcher to flash images onto SD cards.

Getting Started

NOTE: When the Raspberry Pi boots for the first time, it resizes the file system to fill the SD card, this can make the first boot take some time.

On a Pi3, our image comes up as a Wifi access point. The SSID is ubiquityrobotXXXX where XXXX is part of the MAC address. The wifi password is robotseverywhere.

Once connected, it is possible to log into the Pi with ssh ubuntu@10.42.0.1 with a password of ubuntu. If you connect up a keyboard and mouse enter the password ubuntu at the prompt.

If you are not running on one of our robots run sudo systemctl disable magni-base to ensure that our startup scripts get disabled.

About the Pi Images

The Ubiquity Robotics Raspberry Pi images are based on Ubuntu 16.04. They are pre-installed with ROS, perfect for building your Raspberry Pi robots. Based on the wonderful work of Ubuntu Pi Flavor Makers.

The Pi Images are designed to work with the Raspberry Pi 3 (Model B), we do not test on any other Pi's. They are known to not work at all on the Original Pi and the Pi Zero.

Image Bugs and Contributions

The latest image listed here is to the best of our knowledge functional and stable, however if you catch any bugs or run into trouble, please file a Github Issue, or email me at ra@ubiquityrobotics.com.

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