Platform Info Application

The Application is a diagnosis tool. It executes a full diagnosis on Metavision software and systems and checks the compatibility with your platform.

The source code of this application can be found in <install-prefix>/share/metavision/hal/apps/metavision_platform_info when installing Metavision SDK from installer or packages. For other deployment methods, check the page Path of Samples.

Expected Output

The application prints information to the console including the platform information, installed Metavision software and connected event-based systems.

Example of the output:

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PLATFORM INFORMATION
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####  DISTRIBUTION  ####

Linux prophesee-ThinkPad-T480 5.4.0-109-generic #123~18.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Apr 8 09:48:52 UTC 2022 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

####  OPENGL  ####

OpenGL vendor string: NVIDIA Corporation
(...)
OpenGL ES profile extensions:

####  VIRTUAL MACHINE  ####

Virtual Machine:              NO
Docker:                       NO

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METAVISION SOFTWARE INFORMATION
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####  INSTALLED SOFTWARE  ####

Version:                      3.0.0
Id:                           5f498d31775f51d2425daeb691a45b5d930b11f4

####  INSTALLED PACKAGES - METAVISION  ####

Name                               Version   Architecture   Description
metavision-decoders-samples        3.0.0 amd64          Metavision samples on how to decode raw data
metavision-designer-3dview-lib     3.0.0 amd64          Metavision Designer 3D View library.
(...)
metavision-sdk-ui-samples          3.0.0 amd64          Samples for Metavision SDK UI library.
metavision-studio                  3.0.0 amd64          Metavision Studio.
metavision-studio-client           3.0.0 amd64          Metavision Studio client.
metavision-studio-server           3.0.0 amd64          Metavision Studio server.

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METAVISION SYSTEMS INFORMATION
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####  SYSTEMS AVAILABLE  ####

# FOUND Prophesee GEN 4.2 HD #

Connection                    USB
EVK4 Build Date               Sun Mar 20 22:04:01 2022
EVK4 Release Version          3.6.0
EVK4 Speed                    5000
Integrator                    Prophesee
Raw Formats                   EVT3
Sensor Info                   4.2
Serial                        00ca0009
System Version                0.0.0
SystemID                      49
device0 compatible            psee,ccam5_gen42
device0 name                  CCam5 Gen42 Event-Based Camera

DEFAULT BIASES
bias_diff                     0
bias_diff_off                 0
bias_diff_on                  0
bias_fo                       0
bias_hpf                      0
bias_refr                     0


####  SYSTEM'S USB PORTS  ####

USB Port type used:           3.00

How to start

You can directly execute pre-compiled binary installed with Metavision Intelligence or compile the source code as described in this tutorial.

To start the pre-compiled executable:

Linux

metavision_platform_info

Windows

metavision_platform_info.exe

To check for additional options:

Linux

metavision_platform_info -h

Windows

metavision_platform_info.exe -h