RaceCapture on Raspberry Pi
Change the default password
For maximum security, change the password for the default user 'pi'
Configure Raspberry Pi base settings
(Optional) Enable SSH
You can optionally enable SSH for remote management from the comfort of your main computer's keyboard and screen.
Install multi-touch tools
Install the packages that enable multi-touch interfaces.
> sudo apt-get install mtdev-tools
Configure memory split
You'll need to bump up the memory made available to the GPU. Increase the default value of 64 to 256.
- Via raspi-config tool
You can adjust the memory split by running the raspi-config tool. See the official documentation
- Editing /boot/config.txt
You can adjust the value directly by editing the /boot/config.txt file.
> sudo nano /boot/config.txt
Find the line containing gpu_mem=64 and change the number to 256
Installing the RaceCapture app package
Download the latest RaceCapture app package and place it in the /opt/ directory
cd /opt sudo wget <url of download>
Extract the package
sudo tar -xzvf <downloaded file>
Launch the app