Hi, Can we make two laptops with linux(Ubuntu) communicate through AllJoyn using wifi

asked 2015-04-15 21:32:53 -0700

vurimikrishna gravatar image

If yes please tell me how to start and set the alljoyn router for wifi (laptop inbuilt wifi)

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you might ask on the core mailing list. https://lists.allseenalliance.org/mailman/listinfo/allseen-core

ry.jones ( 2015-09-09 14:02:22 -0700 )edit

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answered 2015-04-16 02:50:38 -0700

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Yes. As you saying, You have been using these two machines under same WiFi network. Obviously, they can communicate via alljoyn bus network.

Follow these steps here https://allseenalliance.org/developers/develop/building/linux/build-source to install dependencies (prerequisites) for alljoyn source building in x86 Linux machines (Ubuntu) , till "git" section. Then, Go for this sample alljoyn base service, notification https://allseenalliance.org/developers/develop/run-sample-apps/notification/linux. Have a try.!

Hopefully, this can help you.

Thanks, Ganesh

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answered 2015-09-01 23:34:00 -0700

updated 2015-09-01 23:35:06 -0700

Of course you can do that. I assume u already built the Alljoyn on linux.

->Connect to the wifi. ->Navigate to the path: ~/ALLJOYN_DIR/alljoyn/core/alljoyn/build/linux/arm/debug/dist/cpp/samples/chat ->run this command without quotes "./chat -s xyz", xyz is a user defined name to your chat service which will be used by the users to join you chat session. ->Now open another terminal, navigate to the same path and execute "./chat -j xyz" ->Now u have a simple chat service running. ->Try with a "Hi" in one terminal and see whether u receive it in the other terminal or not.

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