How to install MESH Hub app on a Raspberry Pi

 

Create your account

The first step is to create a MESH account on meshprj.com which will link to the MESH Hub app.

(If you already have a MESH account, skip this step)

https://hub.meshprj.com/users/sign_up?locale=en

 

Download the MESH Hub app

 

To download the MESH Hub app from a Raspberry Pi:

If your Raspberry Pi has a browser, download the MESH Hub app from a Raspberry Pi.

 

  1. Visit the download link below for the MESH Hub app on your Raspberry Pi
  2. Download the Hub app package and save it as "mesh_x.x.x_armhf.deb". (Replace “x.x.x” with the version you are downloading.)  

WS000005.JPG

 

 

To download the MESH Hub app from a Computer:

If your Raspberry Pi does not have a browser, you can download the MESH Hub app package on a PC and then copy it onto the Raspberry Pi.

 

  1. Visit the download link below for the MESH Hub app on a PC
  2. Download the MESH Hub app package
    • Option 1: Download and save the MESH Hub app package to a USB memory stick and then copy the app onto the Raspberry Pi. 3.
    • Option2: Use a scp command.

 

 

Install MESH Hub

To install the MESH Hub app, please be sure you’ve downloaded or copied the MESH Hub app onto the Raspberry Pi in the last step.

 

  1. Connect your Raspberry Pi to Wi-Fi/the internet.
  2. Type the following commands in the terminal of the Raspberry Pi to install the MESH Hub app:
    • This command will install the libraries required for MESH Hub app:
      sudo apt-get update
      sudo apt-get install bluez dnsutils sqlite3 libcrypto++-dev libcrypto++-utils libcurl4-openssl-dev
    • This command will install the MESH Hub app:
      sudo dpkg -i -D11 mesh_x.x.x_armhf.deb
      Tip: Please change “x.x.x” to the version of the MESH Hub package you are downloading. (*”-D11” is optional and allows you to see the installation progress.) It takes approximately ten minutes to install the MESH Hub package.