Session notes, 20th April 2013

Pi + Python

  1. Setup Raspberry Pi
  2. Installed an Geany IDE (Integrated Development Environment) on Pi (sudo apt-get – install Geany)
  3. Installed the Python serial library (sudo apt-get install python-serial)
  4. Ran some small Python programs, using For and While loops. The version of Python we are using is v2.7

The following link provides a good tutorial on Python, which you may wish to look at before next week's session.