Kivy Pie

Kivy on
Raspberry PI

Kivy is a Python framework for multitouch apps.
Developers can boot Kivy Pie to start working straight in!

Kivy Pie image download

Kivy Pie Version: 0.9b
Release date: June 10, 2016
Kivy framework version: v1.9.2-dev0 4d42804b30690918c957a1c0c52d51cf908955a6
Runs on: RaspberryPI A, B, 2B, and 3B - PI Zero not tested
Download size: 987MB
MD5 checksum: e85b49ba44ff18bdf90207dd209fca33
Uncompressed size: 3.7GB
Changes:

  • Supports Raspberry PI 3B
  • Upgraded to Raspbian Linux kernel 4.4.9+
  • Latest Kivy built on top of Python 3.4 - Thanks Raj!
  • Kivy command runs python3, python runs python 2 by default
  • Pip3 using Python 3.4
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Kivy Pie Version: 0.8
Release date: February 23, 2016
Kivy framework version: v1.9.2-dev 1029f09366bff06d41b23c7e9b001aad29e49aba
Runs on: RaspberryPI A, B, and 2B - PI Zero not tested
Download size: 1010MMB
MD5 checksum: c629cc661d9b5eba83810b4d2c88fe69
Uncompressed size: 3.5GB
Changes:

  • Upgraded to pip version 8.0.2
  • Upgraded to latest Kivy version 1.9.2-dev
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Kivy Pie Version: 0.7
Release date: December 23, 2015
Kivy framework version: v1.9.1-dev b86f4170283ce92c5d28ab72590c2630e6e8fcbb
Runs on: RaspberryPI A, B, and 2B Download size: 907MB
MD5 checksum: adf352435ffc381456d5d0764d0c08a7
Uncompressed size: 3.5GB
Changes:

  • fixed setting keyboard layout
  • includes raspi-config
  • fixed ntp setting the system time automatically
  • fixed issues with some samples not rendering correctly or not at all
  • fixed issue with kivy receiving multiple touch events
  • fixed user permissions for gpio, i2c and spi groups
  • fixed delays in sound plays for non-root users
  • comes with kivy-garden
  • comes with RPi Info screen app
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Kivy Pie Version: 0.6
Release date: October 31, 2015
Kivy framework version: v1.9.1-dev af550ded8bc181cb76578a74f664cc3ba59dc6c3
Runs on: RaspberryPI A, B, and 2B
Download size: 857MB
MD5 checksum: 6ef1bb9ef9020c39741e437d59f75a51
Uncompressed size: 3.5GB
Changes:

  • Upgraded to Raspbian Debian Jessie, linux kernel 4.1
  • Latest Kivy sources from Master branch
  • Kivy built with SDL2 library support
  • Kivy crash courses installed
  • Support for RaspberryPI touch screen out of the box
  • Kivy apps can now run with root privileges
  • Official Python GPIO libraries from the RaspberryPI Foundation
  • DispmanX VNC server installed - thanks to Peter Hanzel
  • Dual screen: HDMI/RCA and RaspberryPI touch screen at the same time.
  • Comes with a Graphical XServer desktop running Fluxbox - simply type "startx"
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Kivy Pie Version: 0.5
Release date: September 27, 2015
Kivy framework version: 1.9.0-dev 988118854806ecefa01c04433f13e80a1b2bd3fd
Runs on: RaspberryPI A, B, and 2
Download size: 753MB
MD5 checksum: de79b55fa5f3256c6824a3655e92272e
Uncompressed size: 1.8GB
Changes: Fixed issue running Kivy apps as root, Fixed RPIO library for the RaspberryPI 2.

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Kivy Pie Version: 0.4
Release date: March 22, 2015
Kivy framework version: 1.9.0-dev f5d24e39b5d1836bdfc16a0525523948b4d44e8d
Runs on: RaspberryPI A, B, and 2
Download size: 653MB
MD5 checksum: 668e0b7225dfeb052d5f0fc152e353ea
Uncompressed size: 1.9GB

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Kivy Pie Version: 0.3
Kivy framework version: 1.8.0
Runs on: RaspberryPI A and B
Download size: 532MB
MD5 checksum: 9b7e316045f0e94179605f7e89830524
Uncompressed size: 1.9GB

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On Unix systems you can use unzip and dd tools to uncompress and burn the image. Windows and Mac users can follow the flashing SD card instructions at elinux.

You need a 2GB SD card or larger. After bootup login with user sysop and password posys.

KivyPie build sources are released and available at Github. Enjoy!

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