Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts
peteruithoven

UM3 Linux apps / plugin system?

Recommended Posts

The Ultimaker3 will run Linux on it's onboard computer. Are there any plans for an app / plugins system?

First ideas for plugins:

Automatically live stream every print to a (private) youtube video

See:

Automatic timelapse creation

Running an app on the onboard computer might mean we can make nicer timelapses, for example taking a picture at the start of every layer. I'm hoping this means the head is on a more consistent position.

Maybe the timelapses could be stored on the Memory stick?

Easy remote access using vpn

See: https://ultimaker.com/en/community/23534-remote-monitoring-control

These could be apps, published on a custom repository (ppa).

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Announcements

  • Our picks

    • Architect Design Contest | Vehicles.
      We're open for entries! - Design and submit your 3D designs of architectural entourage - vehicles - for a chance to win a large filament pack. Presenting an idea, an architectural design or something as big as an urban project isn't easy. A scaled model can really help to get your idea across.
        • Like
      • 19 replies
    • What The DfAM?
      I'm Steve Cox, an experienced engineer familiar with 3D printing. I wanted to share some DfAM guidelines with this community to help and make stronger parts.
      I'm also an Autodesk Certified Instructor for Fusion 360, so many of the images in ...
        • Thanks
        • Like
      • 18 replies
×

Important Information

Welcome to the Ultimaker Community of 3D printing experts. Visit the following links to read more about our Terms of Use or our Privacy Policy. Thank you!