Contiki's Collect View App allows a user to see the sensor data from a Sky Mote. This tutorial will give you step-by-step instructions on how to run Collect View using two Sky Motes.
You Will Learn
- How to program motes within Collect View
- The GUI of Collect View
Plug two Sky Motes into two USB ports on your computer: ttyUSB0 and ttyUSB1. Within Contiki, you will need to gain administrative access into these motes before you can run Collect View. Type the following code into terminal.
sudo chown :user /dev/ttyUSB0 sudo chown :user /dev/ttyUSB1
Note: This step must be repeated twice for each USB port
Navigate to the Collect View directory (cd contiki/tools/collect-view/) and build the collect viewer with the following command: