Apertus.ElphelVision User Guide
- JAVA JRE
- (Gstreamer) <- still experimental
Nightly Builds as well as a release history can be downloaded from sourceforge:
Setting Permissions and Running
Inside the folder you just downloaded, change the permissions of the ElphelVision.sh to enable execution.
Open a terminal and run
By default we provide startup scripts for Linux, Mac and Windows.
This is basically a file that runs:
java -jar -Xmx256m ElphelVision-dist.jar --debuglevel 3
It is recommended to run ElphelVision from the commandline and not through a GUI to get error messages, debug output, etc.
ElphelVision-dist.jar --debuglevel 3
The following arguments are available:
Displays the list of available startup parameters
This is useful for running the software without a camera. It will disable all network communication. That way the software just pretends do interact with a camera. For demo purposes or if you want to develop GUI elements without needing a camera.
Controls the amount of log and error messages you see in the console
Possible values for N:
0 - none
1 - only errors
2 - errors and warnings (default)
3 - everything