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author klaatu <>2019-11-22 19:37:19 +1300
committer Willy Sudiarto Raharjo <>2019-11-22 15:24:09 +0700
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python/nxt-python: Update README and update dep.
Signed-off-by: Willy Sudiarto Raharjo <>
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@@ -1,7 +1,8 @@
nxt-python (python module to control Lego NXT)
nxt-python is a python 2.x driver/interface for the Lego Mindstorms
-NXT robot.
+NXT robot. Development for this has stalled, so there is no
+[complete] Python3 implementation.
@@ -9,8 +10,8 @@ Setup
In order to use nxt-python with an NXT kit, you should add a 'lego'
group to your system, and add yourself to that group:
-# groupadd lego
-# usermod -a -G lego YourUserName
+ # groupadd lego
+ # usermod -a -G lego YourUserName
You will also want to set up a udev rule to identify NXT hardware and
grant the 'lego' group permission to use it.
@@ -21,7 +22,7 @@ want to verify the vendor code of the NXT unit.
To verify the vendor code, connect the NXT hardware to your computer
and then run:
+ # lsusb
Look at the ID for the Lego device; it will probably be 0694, but if not,
then change the value in the sample udev rule to match.