Internet of Things projects with the Intel Edison, this guide is for you and by the end of this ible you’ll see how easy the transition from the Pi wo
Internet of Things projects with the Intel Edison, this guide is for you and by the end of this ible you’ll see how easy the transition from the Pi world is. Blink a LED, which is the Hello World! Read an analog sensor,for this we will use a potentiometer. For Windows you will have to install Drivers programming the raspberry pi getting started with python pdf use Putty instead of the Terminal in Mac.
In my case I am using Seed studio Grove Starter Kit Plus – Intel IoT Edition for Intel Galileo Gen 2, which has a few more sensors that you can use for various IOT projects. In addition you’ll need 2 Micro B to Type A USB cables , the same ones that are used to charge most Android phones. Unbox the Intel Edison from the package and the anti static bag. Add the 4 pegs to raise the expansion board off the table and snap the Edison in the slot as shown in the picture above,you should here a click sound. Add the nuts to the screws which came with the package as shown in the picture above. Follow the link below and download the latest version of Yocto image to your Mac. Now connect the micro USB cable to the USB port which is closer to the switch, as shown in the picture above.
If you click on the drive it should be empty. Click on the Edison drive to validate that the files for the Yocto images are copied as shown in the third screenshot above. Click on the Eject button in the Finder window which is at the side of the Edison disk. 900MB in the root partition. USB port to the cable that will be connected to your computer. This is the Serial over USB port.
And connect another micro USB cable to the port which is closer to the switch. Edison, you don’t need a password, but you can setup one if you need to SSH into the Edison, which is detailed in step 9 and 10. Note: This step is optional, but if your like me, then you like to give meaningful names to things! The Intel Edison has an Wifi chip on-board,so take advantage of it! Edison to scan for Wifi networks and list them as shown in the screen shot above. Bookmark the URL above as you will need this to know your IP address to SSH in.