Downloading & Compiling

How to setup and compile DroneBridge modules


  • Raspberry Pi
  • Raspbian Stretch or similar
  • Python 3.6+
  • python3-pyric
  • python3-netifaces
  • OpenVG by paeryn for the OSD (see below)
For the OSD download & install the following library: OSD is only supported on Raspberry Pi platform

Default SSH login data:

User: pi Password: raspberry

Download and compile from git

Open the shell and type:
git clone
cd DroneBridge
# git checkout nightly
git submodule init
git submodule update
To compile enter the root directory (DroneBridge/) and run:
cmake .
cd communication/DroneBridgeLib
sudo pip install .
This will compile all C modules and install the DroneBridge Python Common library