Getting Started with IoTivity - Troubleshooting and FAQ
This information pertains to the “Getting Started” instructions found on IoTivity.org/getting-started. If having issues with the steps outlined there, please read through these common issues and questions.
I'm building on Windows - Check out the “Building sample applications on Windows” section of the “README.rst” file, found in the “iotivity-constrained” directory under the IoTivity Lite project directory.
I'm not building on Windows or Ubuntu Linux 16.04.5, and have generic toolchain issues - Try installing Ubuntu Linux 16.04.5, or creating an Ubuntu 16.04.5 VM using VMWare Workstation (free download for non-commercial use).
I'm planning to develop a Client application, or contribute to the OCF Specifications
- Try building and running IoTivity “main”, using the IoTivity build instructions
Is there an Android Client?
Yes! The Android version of the OTGC can be installed following these instructions: Installing OTGC on Android
What is “iotivity-constrained”?
IoTivity-Constrained is the former name for IoTivity-Lite; they're the same thing. IoTivity-Lite is the newer and correct name, although the constrained term still hangs around on some URLs, etc. For more info on IoTivity-Lite visit About IoTivity-Lite
getting_started_troubleshooting_and_faq.txt · Last modified: 2018/11/09 17:05 by Nathan Heldt-Sheller