EdgeX Device GPIO is a device service for connecting GPIO devices to EdgeX.
** Functionality **
This device service uses sysfs ABI (default) or chardev ABI (experiment) to control GPIO devices For a connected GPIO device, update the configuration files, and then start to read or write data from GPIO device
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
To install edgex-device-gpio, simply use the following command: