Version 2.0 of National Instruments Educations NXT-G software

Application Details:

Version: 2.0
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.4.1

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

Software functions well after successful install.

Mindstorms programs can be written, saved, and reopened.

Training videos incorporated into the program work well.

What does not

The setup.ini file on the CD is not configured to be compatible with wine. All install paths had to be modified in setup.ini. The current running version has some files copied from a windows partition while I work to straighten out install bugs. At this point, I am certain that the installer can work well inside of Wine. Am currently working on a bash script to perform correct install using CD.

 I am not aware of  hardware support for Bluetooth. This prevents bluetooth data transfers.

USB uploading to NXT Robot is currently non-functional, but this may be improved.


What was not tested

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Software is not viable for real world use until usb or bluetooth data transfer is solved.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 12.10 "Quantal" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 17 20121.4.1No, but has workaround Yes NoBronzean anonymous user 
ShowFedora 13Jul 15 20101.2-rc4No Not installable NoGarbagean anonymous user 

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