Install Sonic Pi on Nvidia Jetson
Write code to make music. Latest version of Sonic Pi.
To run: Menu -> Programming -> Sonic Pi
To run in a terminal: sonic-pi
Fortunately, Sonic Pi is very easy to install on your Nvidia Jetson in just two steps.
- Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nvidia Jetson.
- Use Pi-Apps to install Sonic Pi.
For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Nvidia Jetpack for your specific Jetson (Jetson TX1, Jetson Nano, Jetson TX2, Jetson Xavier, or Jetson Orin).
Sonic Pi will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.
Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nvidia Jetson with just a few clicks.
Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:
wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash
Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps
Install Sonic Pi
Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Sonic Pi.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:
Then click on the Multimedia category.
Now scroll down to find Sonic Pi in the list.
Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Sonic Pi for you!