The FAQ will answers some of the more common questions about installation, customizing and running the Goldsprints FX system. Don’t forget you will need the OpenSprints hardware. If you can’t find what you need here check the forum or shoot me a question.
Goldsprint FX runs on Window, Ubuntu and OS X. Just about any version that you can install Flash Player 9, AIR and serproxy on will run Goldsprints FX.
OS X: Users/YouruserName/Library/preferences/GoldsprinsFX/Local Store
Ubuntu: /home/YourUserName/.appdata/GoldsprintsFX.SomeReallyLongAlphaNumericString/Local Store/GFX.db
Windows: C:\Users\spencer.read\AppData\Roaming\GoldsprintsFX.SomeReallyLongAlphaNumericString\Local Store\GFX.db
How do I add my own custom skin to the interface?
You need to have the Adobe Flash 9+ player and Adobe Air. In addition to these you will also need serproxy Version 0.1.3. Please not that serproxy version 0.1.2 will not work. Make sure you have version 0.1.3.
Get the Flash player here.
Get AIR here.
Get Serproxy here.
In addition to the plugins and serproxy you need the OpenSprints hardward. Visit Opensprints for more information.
Goldsprints FX is a front-end to the OpenSprints hardware. Together they are used to run goldsprint events. GFX runs on OS X, Windows, and Linux.
If you get "ls: /dev/cu.usb*: No such file or directory" when trying to find the USB address on OS X then you do not have the OpenSprints hardware connected. Connect the OpenSprints hardware and type,
You will get something similar to this...
See this post on how to install Serproxy: http://www.goldsprintsfx.org/2010/02/02/setting-up-goldsprints-fx-part-1-of-2/
See this post on how to install Goldsprints FX: http://www.goldsprintsfx.org/2010/02/02/setting-up-goldsprints-fx-part-2/