Ohmnilab telepresence robot firmware

Ohmnilabs Telepresence Robot
Hardware Platform
Ohmnilabs Telepresence Robot

This is a custom firmware for OhmniLabs Telepresence robot that allows EZ-Builder connectivity. It supports live stream of cameras to EZ-Builder and movement of wheels and neck.  To easily control the robot after installing the custom firmware use OhmniLab Telepresence Behavior Control in EZ-Builder.

Setup Instructions:
 1 - Follow the guide on UpBoard to install a fresh version of Linux: https://wiki.up-community.org/Up_Board_Setup#Linux

 2 - Install libOpenCv 4.1 together with "OpenCV Contrib" packages.
Installation guide is available on https://docs.opencv.org/4.1.0/d7/d9f/tutorial_linux_install.html
After installation, run the following command from the firmware folder in the command prompt to make sure all required dependencies exist.


ldd libOpenCvSharpExtern.so

 3 - Install Mono


apt-get install mono-devel

 4 - To run the firmware execute the following command:


sudo mono Telepresense.EzbServer.exe

About this version

- Live camera feed for front and back camera
- Movement of wheels
- Movement of servo motor for the neck
Supported Capabilities
  • Can stream video v4 codec
    The controller supports the streaming Video v4 codec on a TCP or UART or USB connection.
  • Native WiFi Connectivity from EZ-Builder
    Controller supports WiFi connectivity using TCP between your computer with EZ-Builder.
  • PWM servos on digital ports
    The controller supports PWM Servos on digital ports. These are also called Hobby servos.