Setting-up Cooja in Linux Machine

Step by step guide to installing Cooja simulator

Introduction

Cooja is a java-based wireless sensor network simulator distributed with Contiki.

Set-up

Step 1. Install Java

Cooja works well only with Java 8 as Java has removed javax.xml.bind module from its higher version jdks. Install it in your linux system using command :

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jdk
export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-8-openjdk-amd64
export PATH=${PATH}:${JAVA_HOME}/bin

Step 2. Setup Cooja

git clone git://github.com/contiki-os/contiki.git contiki
git clone git://github.com/contiki-os/contiki.git contiki

Step 3. Run Cooja

From inside contiki/tools/coojadirectory, run command

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