The Yoctopuce APT repository allow to install the VirtualHub, The command line library
and the Yocto-Visualization, Yocto-Discovery, and Yocto-BridgeCalibration utilities on
any Linux distribution that uses apt-get. The best known distributions are Debian,
Ubuntu and Raspbian, but all distributions that are based on these should also work.
Add the APT Repository of Yoctopuce
Before we can use apt-get we have to add the Yoctopuce APT repository to the system using the following
1. Install the GPG key of the repository.
wget -qO - https://www.yoctopuce.com/apt/KEY.gpg | sudo apt-key add -
2. Add our repository to the list of servers used by apt-get
echo "deb https://www.yoctopuce.com/ apt/stable/" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/yoctopuce.list
Note: This installation is required only once per machine.
The commands to update the list of available packages and install ModbusTool:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install modbustool