Aravis Installation for Xenics GigE Camera
1- How to download Aravis setup
2- How to install Aravis
3- Executing Aravis
Hardware: Applied to all Forecr Products
OS: Applied to all Jetpack versions
In this blog post, we will explain how to download, install Aravis library and how to use Xenics GigE Camera by using this library.
Aravis source file should be downloaded . For downloading please click here.
If you dont have "pip" package, please install pip by typing "sudo apt-get install python3-pip" .
Aravis uses the "meson" build system so it should be installed like below.
Ethernet cable must be used for connection. One side of ethernet cable should be plugged in to Xenics XTM640 GigE Camera, the other side of cable should be plugged in to DSBOX-NX2 box pc. You can also use the DSBOX-N2 box pc because whole process is same for both industrial boxes.
There must be assign manual IP to DSBOX-NX2 because the ethernet cable is hooked up as peer to peer. Assigning IP address can be performed like below.
Execute the "arv-viewer-0.8" file.
The interface can be seen below. Choose the camera that you are using by clicking on it and click the play button.
Here is the shootage of camera.
Thanks for reading.