Installing the CLI tools and making sure they work


difficulty Difficulty: Easy

duration Duration: 5 minutes

Description: This document shows how to install the IoT-LAB CLI Tools utilities on your PC. You will install the CLI Tools python package, configure the Tools with your credentials, and check that they work.

Prerequisite: python installed on your PC.

  • install the tools: see install instructions here
  • first time install: setup authentication using ”iotlab-auth” as follows and type your password :
    $ iotlab-auth -u <login>
  • check it works using ”iotlab-experiment” as follows:
    $ iotlab-experiment info --site grenoble -li
        "items": [
                "grenoble": {