How to install Catalyst Live
on Manjaro Linux

Catalyst Live

AscendHit LLC (drujensen)

Catalyst Live provides WebRTC streaming services to ASCEND Catalyst

Catalyst Live provides WebRTC streaming services to ASCEND Catalyst. You can connect any video device to the IoT device and stream to the chat application.

Requires a 5V LED momentary button.

  • LED: GPIO 2(pin 3) and 5V(pin 4)
  • Button: GPIO 3(pin 5) and GND(pin 6)

Details for Catalyst Live

Last updated
13 March 2019

Enable snaps on Manjaro Linux and install Catalyst Live

Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.

Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.

Enable snapd

Snapd can be installed from Manjaro’s Add/Remove Software application (Pamac), found in the launch menu. From the application, search for snapd, select the result, and click Apply.

Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:

Once installed, the systemd unit that manages the main snap communication socket needs to be enabled:

To enable classic snap support, enter the following to create a symbolic link between /var/lib/snapd/snap and /snap:

Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.

Install Catalyst Live

To install Catalyst Live, simply use the following command:

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