After defining the local hostname resolution
at this point it is necessary to configure the printer.
WARNING: Use of the settings shown is at your own risk. We assume no responsibility if these settings cause malfunctions or breakage of the printer.
At the first access to OctoPrint, the basic parameters for managing the printer are requested. In our case, we connect the Orange PI PC to an Anet A8 3d printer via the USB port. At the first access to the address
a configuration mask is shown
The imported profile must be generated by Cura 15.04.x or older. Below is the link to the various versions of the Cura software
We can now define the parameters of the printer, in our case Anet A8
Restart OctoPrint: echo password | sudo -S systemctl restart octoprint
Restart system: echo password | sudo -S reboot
Shutdown system: echo password | sudo -S poweroff
where in the password you must enter the password to run the root commands on Debian.
The folder in which Octoprint has been installed is inserted for the software update
In the next article we’ll print a test model.