If direct connections are desired (default connections use gcaps), add the user to the dialout group for access to serial and USB devices. Restart for changes to take effect.
PCI controllers require the Galil PCI driver to be installed. Make sure your system is updated for smooth driver installation.
If direct connections are desired (by default, connections use gcaps), add the user to the galil group. Restart for changes to take effect.
Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL)
On RHEL, CentOS, and Rocky, the repository installer will attempt to install the EPEL repository. We currently use two packages from EPEL:
nss-mdnspackage must be installed from the EPEL repository in order to use Galil Connect.
dkmsis required to install galilpci.
dkmswill automatically recompile and install the
galilpcikernel module anytime the kernel version is updated.
For packages other than
galilpci, EPEL is not strictly required and can be left uninstalled.
GDK is now available on the desktop or command line: